How Green are Airport Green Bonds?

Stockholm (NordSIP) - At the start of December, Swedavia issued a SEK1 billion green bond maturing in 2020 and offering a fixed interest rate...

New Sustainable Bond Network For More Transparency

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Nasdaq announced the launch of the Nasdaq Sustainable Bond Network, a global, publicly available web-based platform designed to improve transparency in the...

New Dark Green Hybrid Bond for a Carbon-Free World

Stockholm (NordSIP) - At the end of November, Ørsted launched a new green hybrid bond  €600 million maturing in 3019. The bond pays a...

New Transition Bond Launches Successfully

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Crédit Agricole CIB announced it had issued a €100 million Transition Bond at AXA's “Climate Impact Day” event in Paris. The...

The First Icelandic Social Bond

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Reykjavik Social Housing (RSH) announced it had issued the first social bond in Iceland, worth ISK6.4 billion (€46m). The bonds, guaranteed by...

Enel’s SDG Bond: Looking for Additionality

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The Italian energy giant Enel issued a €2.5 billion multi-tranche bond linked to the achievement of the United Nations Sustainable Development...

Ireland’s Green Bond and the Quest for Additionality

Stockholm (NordSIP) - In October 2019 the Irish Government issued a €2 billion green bond through a tap of a 2031 fixed income security...

Riksgälden Hires Green Bond Advisor

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Riksgälden, the Swedish National Debt Office, announced it had hired SEB as structuring advisor for its green bond, scheduled to be issued...

AIIB Partners With Amundi to Launch Asia Climate Bond Portfolio

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) and Amundi announced the creation of a US$500-million portfolio dedicated to Asia Climate Bonds, which...

Länsförsäkringar Opens Kimono on Green Bond Investments

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Swedish insurance group Länsförsäkringar announced the launch of a new and highly transparent window onto its green bond investments. A dedicated...

New Green Bond for Carbon Capture

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Reykjavik Energy (“Orkuveita Reykjavikur”; OR) issued a 15-year inflation-linked green bond worth ISK2.04 billion (approx. €14 million) on August 27th. The...

The Fastest Green Bond Yet?

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Porsche AG announced it had issued a three-tranche € 1 billion green Schuldschein, the largest ever such security according to the car...

Brazilian Meat Giant Issues Sustainable Transition Bond

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Marfrig Global Foods SA announced it issued a ten-year US$ 500 million sustainable transition bond at the end of July, through...

Riksgälden Tasked with Issuing Green Bonds by 2020

Stockholm (NordSIP) - The Swedish National Debt Office (Riksgalden) has announced it was tasked by the Government with issuing green bonds in 2020, at the...

Green Bond Market in 2019 H1 – Still Breaking Records

Global green bond issuance reached record highs of US$ 121billion in the first half of 2019, outperforming the previous US$ 103 billion record from...

EIB Launches DKK Inaugural Climate Awareness Bond

Stockholm (NordSIP) - On June 27, the European Investment Bank (EIB) issued a senior unsecured Climate Awareness Bond (CAB) denominated in Danish Krona, for...

Vattenfall and SBAB Break New Green Ground

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Both Vattenfall and SBAB, broke new ground during June. Vattenfall, a Swedish power company, issued its first green bond worth €...

Balder Launches Green Bond

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Fastighets AB Balder entered the Green Bond market on June 4, with a five-year SEK 1 billion inaugural senior unsecured transaction....

KfW Issues Largest SEK Green Bond

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KfW), the German development bank, issued a three-year SEK 7 billion green bond at the end of May....

Starbucks Brews its Biggest Sustainability Bond Yet

Stockholm (NordSIP) - Starbucks announced that it had issued a 30-year US$1 billion Sustainability Bond. This was the third and largest Sustainability Bond from the...
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