Green bonds and the sustainable bond market

The bond market is undergoing a deep transformation as institutional investors are increasingly attracted by a host of new financial instruments such as green bonds, sustainability-linked, social, and transition bonds.  This development forms part of a broader ESG endeavour to rely on private and public sources to fund sustainable investments, to cut greenhouse gas emissions, reduce social inequalities, mitigate gender disparities and to support the economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. […]