Green bond guidelines most widely adopted sustainable finance tool in 'myriad' of ESG rules

Institutional Shareholder Services research

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Capital markets ‘crucial’ to net zero goals
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Capital markets ‘crucial’ to net zero goals

Guidelines relating to the burgeoning green bond market and similar green lending initiatives represent the most widely adopted sustainable finance regulatory tool worldwide, according to ESG research by Institutional Shareholder Services.

Yet despite developments in the sustainability space - particularly with the implementation of the EU's taxonomy and SFDR, as well as the UK's soon-to-come SDR - ISS highlighted disparities between countries...

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