October-November 2021

Clear to see a US$5 trillion a year green future

Green bonds burst onto the scene more than a decade ago and in that time have moved from niche corner of the market to pumping out hundreds of billions of dollars of new debt a year. Now, with the UN Climate Change Conference in Glasgow (COP 26) including a finance day, the financial market’s ability to help the world avert the worst of climate change is at the forefront.

Greening CEE transport infrastructure

From an airport upgrade in Bulgaria, to a high-speed railway in Serbia, the latest wave of transport projects in Central and Eastern Europe aim to help the region move towards carbon neutrality.