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Nomura appoints Australian president
KANIKA SOOD  |  FRIDAY, 16 MAR 2018
Diversified Japanese financial services group Nomura has appointed a president for its Australian operations. Yuji Yamasaki has been appointed as president for Nomura Australia Limited. Parent company Nomura Holdings said it is a key appointment among ...
CBA commits to bond-structured climate change solutions
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  WEDNESDAY, 30 AUG 2017
... preparation and certification, which has strengthened the existing high standards of transparency and assurance of the green bond universe in Australia," Climate Bonds Initiative chief executive Sean Kidney said. "Australia's financial sector is uniquely ...
NAB collaborates on responsible investment bond
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 27 JUL 2017
... first sustainability bond for the Australian Catholic University, valued at $200 million. The bond, which funds both green bond and social bond projects aligned to the International Capital Markets Association's principles outlined in June 2017, will ...
Asia leads growing green bond market
DARREN SNYDER  |  FRIDAY, 12 MAY 2017
Global green bond issuance increased 60% in 2016, continuing the asset class' rapid rise. Fitch Ratings' research shows green bond issuance rose to US$113 billion globally in 2016, underlining investor and issuer interest, especially exposure to environmental ...
Australian Ethical Super leads new green bond
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 18 APR 2017
Australian Ethical Super is a cornerstone investor in a new $100 million green bond issued by the Investa Commercial Property Fund. Demand for the oversubscribed issuance was strong among both "green" and general debt investors, with the Clean Energy ...
Responsible investing demand unstoppable
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 3 APR 2017
... fixed income side, ethical products are also becoming an increasingly popular option for investors and the swelling green bond market is testament to this. Moody's Investors Service indicates four green bonds were issued locally in 2016, representing ...
CBA prices inaugural climate bond
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  WEDNESDAY, 29 MAR 2017
... carbon emissions." The bond is the first direct issuance by CBA of a certified climate bond, and the third climate or green bond CBA has issued. Commonwealth Bank executive general manager business and corporate finance, George Confos said the launch ...
S&P measures green bond performance
KARREN VERGARA  |  MONDAY, 13 MAR 2017
S&P Dow Jones Indices recently launched a green bond index licensed to VanEck for an exchange-traded fund. The S&P Green Bond Select Index measures the performance of bonds that finance environmentally-friendly projects and fulfil a strict set of requirements ...
NAB launches offshore green bond
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 1 MAR 2017
Answering to strong investor demand, National Australia Bank launched a public offshore green bond valued at €500 million ($690 million). Reported as the first of its kind issued by an Australian bank and the biggest green bond from an Australian ...
Queensland Treasury issues green bonds
EMMA RAPAPORT  |  FRIDAY, 17 FEB 2017
... exceed US$80 billion, which would be close to twice the US$42 billion recorded for 2015. The Victorian Government green bond, issued on 19 July, has raised $300 million and will be used to help finance and refinance Victorian state investments in energy ...
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