The recent focus on greenwashing has put bond issues under greater scrutiny. However, some market participants believe this risks paralysis by analysis.
Capital raised will go to specific projects or assets, which will appeal to impact-oriented investors, a Fitch report finds.
Chief executive Eddie Yue highlights the urgency of providing greener banking system, and explains how Hong Kong could help Chinese green bonds issuers.
The National Green Development Fund is on a hiring spree and will set up a new investment management unit, a source revealed.
Regulators and investors are gearing up to integrate ESG factors in their investment processes this year.
De-risking and green securitisation will help unlock much-needed institutional capital for sustainable infrastructure projects in Asia, say executives at multilateral development banks.