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The World Bank's latest Green Bond is its biggest

The World Bank's latest Green Bond is its biggest

Here's the latest on Green Bonds , providing a bit of optimism about how we're facing our climate challenges. The World Bank announced its biggest and longest duration Green Bond to date, a $600 million fixed-rate 10-year bond. Bought by investors such as Blackrock, Deutsche Bank and Nippon Life Insurance Co., the World Bank has issued nearly $8 billion in 80 green bonds since 2008. Available in 18 currencies, the bonds support renewable energy and energy efficiency projects, waste management and agricultural technologies that reduce greenhouse gas emissions, forest and watershed management, and infrastructure that prevents climate-related flood damage. "We are grateful to the investors, banks, issuers and other participants who are working together to help expand this market and support an objective that benefits all of us," said Doris Herrera-Pol, global head of capital ...

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