First green Indian rupee bond issued outside India

Madeleine Cuff
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Green Indian rupee bond worth £31m issued on London Stock Exchange in bid to mobilise investment in emissions-saving projects on sub-continent

A green Indian rupee bond has been issued outside India for the first time, in a move designed to raise finance for renewable energy and energy efficiency projects. The bond, dubbed a "Masala bond",...

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