Australia: IFC’s debut green Kangaroo bond raises $900m

Proceeds of the bond will support climate-smart projects including clean energy, green banking and energy efficient buildings in developing economies

Brazil’s Itaú Unibanco secures $200m for green vehicles lending

The investment is the International Finance Corporation’s and Itaú’s first green bond in the country, aiming to widen access to finance for the purchase of climate-smart vehicles