Spring Budget 2021: NS&I green savings bond and green gilt announced

NS&I green bond lacking details

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The new National Infrastructure Bank will be based in Leeds.
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The new National Infrastructure Bank will be based in Leeds.

Chancellor Rishi Sunak today closed his Budget address to Parliament by hymning the potential of clean technologies to create "decent well-paid green jobs" and drive the recovery from "one of the largest, most comprehensive and sustained economic shocks this country has ever faced".

Sunak reiterated the government's commitment to delivering a green recovery from the coronavirus crisis, but which provided few surprises following extensive briefing ahead of today's Budget. As...

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