Responsible Investment Trends


Impact investing market estimated to be $502bn

The Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN) estimates the current size of the global impact investing market to be US$502bn, in its new in-depth analysis of the current size and composition of the impact investing market. GIIN is a global champion

Green bonds worth US$167bn issued in 2018

Climate Bonds has issued its report Green Bonds: The state of the market 2018  showing that green bonds worth US$167bn were issued globally during 2018, and US$521bn issued cumulatively since 2007. Highlights from the Green Bonds report include: 2018 labelled

Good Progress made on 23% of Environment-related SDG Indicators

The UN Environment Programme (UNEP) has published a report analysing progress for 93 environment-related Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) indicators. The report finds that “good progress” has been made for 23% of these indicators, and that it is “likely” that these



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