Moody's predicts green bond market boost

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The global green bonds are expected to surge yet again in 2020
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The global green bonds are expected to surge yet again in 2020

Influential agency predicts 24 per cent growth for green bonds market this year, as greater clarity from governments and regulators drives investment

Green, social, and sustainability bond issuances could be set to jump 24 per cent to a record $400bn in 2020, according to a forecast from credit ratings giant Moody's. The agency is expecting another...

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