World Bank unveils sustainable development bond worth $5bn

The organisation suggests ‘extremely strong demand’ saw more than 100 orders placed with global investors

The World Bank has unveiled a $5 billion (£4bn) sustainable development bond.

The organisation suggests “extremely strong demand” saw more than 100 orders placed with global investors, leading to an order book of more than $6 billion (£4.7bn).

These investors include bank treasuries, asset managers and pension and insurance funds.

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