New £152m green bond to protect forests

A £152 million green bond to support private sector development and prevent deforestation in developing countries has been launched. The five-year bond has been sold to major global institutional investors including CalSTRS, Theehouse Investments, TIAA-CREF and QBE. The bond will be listed on the London Stock Exchange. It has been issued by the International Finance […]

Green supplier launches bond to fund wind and solar

The renewable energy supplier Good Energy has launched a ‘Good Energy Bond’ to fund its future investments in wind and solar power. The firm is aiming to raise £5 million but will sell as much as £15 million of bonds if they prove popular. The money raised will go towards meeting its target of generating […]