Type
Overviews and Activity Reports
Author
Organization
ADB
Published in
2017
Submitted by
Lydia Scotto
Related theme(s)
Environment & Climate Change
Region
All Regions
Country
All Countries

ADB Green Bonds Newsletter and Impact Report 2017

ABD Green Bonds Newsletter
 
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) launched a Green Bond program in with an inaugural -year  million green bond. In August, ADB launched a dual tranche - and -year green bond, raising $1.3 billion across both tenors. Similar to the inaugural green bond, the dual tranche issues drew interest from socially responsible investors. ADB’s green bonds are issued under a framework that was developed in collaboration between ADB’s Treasury Department and Sustainable Development and Climate Change Department. The green bond framework identifi es eligible projects within ADB’s loan portfolio. Proceeds from ADB’s green bonds are tracked against the disbursementsof eligible projects. ADB intends to maintain a regular presence in the green bond market consistent with its commitment to scale up climate financing.
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