HK LAND PRICES ITS FIRST GREEN BOND

Hongkong Land today announced that it has successfully priced its inaugural green bond (the “bond”), raising…

HK LAND SECURES S$910 MILLION SUSTAINABILITY SORA-LOANS

Hongkong Land has continued to drive sustainable financing with the signing in June of S$910 million…

GREEN FINANCE IN DEMAND IN ASIA

Many companies and their leaders are increasing their focus on environmental, sustainability and governance (ESG) principles…

RHB’S YTD ESG PORTFOLIO STANDS AT US$780 MILLION

RHB Banking Group’s green portfolio has increased to RM3.25 billion year-to-date (YTD) from RM3 billion at…

EDC TO ISSUE P15B (US$313 MILLION) GREEN BONDS

THE Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has “favorably considered” Lopez-led Energy Development Corp.’s (EDC) registration of…

ASIA’S DOUBLES ESG BOND ISSUANCES TO US$69 BILLION

Asia-Pacific borrowers more than doubled issuance of bonds tied to environmental, social and governance (ESG) themes…

ESG bond issuance likely to reach B100bn this year

As more major corporates move towards green investment, the issuance of environmental, social and corporate governance…

RECORD ESG DEBT ISSUANCE IN ASEAN

Sustainability bonds are gaining popularity among issuers and investors in the Asia Pacific region, especially in…

MALAYSIA ISSUES US$800 MILLION SUSTAINABILITY SUKUK, WORLD’S FIRST

Malaysia has issued US$800 million 10-year trust certificates, the world’s first sovereign US dollar sustainability sukuk, the…

THAILAND CONSIDERING BLUE BONDS

The Public Debt Management Office (PDMO) is studying the feasibility of issuing “blue bonds”, with proceeds…