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What are green bonds and why is this market growing so fast?

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Patrick Henry

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Volume of green bonds issuance in selected European countries in 2020.
Volume green bonds, Europe. Image: Statista


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Annual trillion in green bonds possible by 2023
The green bond market is booming. Image: Climate bonds

Green debt issuance trails oil, gas and coal-related finance by a factor of three since 2016.
2021 could be a milestone year for green bonds. Image: Bloomberg League Tables
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