Future of the Environment

The green bond market, explained

Virgin Amazon jungle is seen in this aerial photo taken over Mato Grosso State, one of the Brazilian states of greatest deforestation, May 18, 2005, the day the Environment Ministry announced that land clearing had increased in 2004. One year after President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva announced a plan of action against the destruction of the Amazon jungle, environmentalists say he has done more to promote dams, roads and farming than halt destruction of the world's largest rainforest, home to up to 30 percent of the world's plant and animal species. REUTERS/Rickey Rogers  RR     Also see image: GM1DTTAPXPAA - RTR15J6T

Ecologically and economically sound, green bonds are having a moment Image: REUTERS/Rickey Rogers

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