European Investment Bank launches Sustainability Awareness Bond

28 May European Investment Bank launches Sustainability Awareness Bond

On the margins of the recent IMF/World Bank Group Spring Meetings, the European Investment Bank (EIB) has announced the launch of the Sustainability Awareness Bond.

The Bond, which will initially focus on the water sector, aims to support the achievement of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals by further unlocking investment in social, green and sustainable projects. 11 years after the development of the Green Bond market, the new bond is the latest move towards accelerating sustainable finance within Europe.

You can read more on the Sustainable Awareness Bond launch here.