Tag: Municipal Bond

In Business Green, S&P Global Ratings’ Michael Ferguson argues for a clearer year ahead for the green finance market in the U.S.

The American green bond market has been stepping up. U.S. municipal issuance alone accounted for 34 per cent of the global sub-sovereign issuance, and included 10 first-time issuers, according to the Climate Bonds Initiative (CBI). Writing for Business Green, Michael Ferguson, Director at S&P Global Ratings, considers how this expansion of the marketplace could just …

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City Of Gothenburg receives first Green Evaluation for municipal green bond, with a score of E2/67, covered by the specialist press

  The City of Gothenburg received a score of ‘E2/67’ on S&P Global Ratings’ new Green Evaluation scale for its Swedish krona (SEK) 1 billion of green bonds due on 15th June, 2022. The bonds, issued on 15th June 2016, have been allocated to fund a number of eligible projects as part of the Swedish …

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