Cleaning up: how green loans are evolving

Author: | Published: 23 Jul 2018

Green loans are gaining traction but some work still needs to be done for them to be clearly definable

Green loans are the new kid on the block when compared with the grown-up green bonds market. Global green bond issuance was $155.5 billion in 2017 up 78% on 2016 numbers according to Reuters. But green loans are about to become a significant feature of the corporate lending market – and the interesting part is that it's not only environmentally-orientated business that will be able to benefit from this type of financing....