As the world turns to sustainable finance to fight climate change and address the fallout from the global pandemic, we have seen first-hand the strong momentum around sustainable debt issuances in 2021, with more room for growth in 2022.
Strong year expected for green bonds, but social remains an important factor
Global sustainable bond issuances in EUR by year of issuance (Source: LGX DataHub)
An increased focus on SLBs
Evolution of SLB issuances, from January 2019 to December 2021*
Distribution of currencies represented in the SLB universe*
Countries with most SLB issuances*
Distribution of SLB issuances across sectors globally*