At least $6.9 trillion per year through 2030 is the estimated cost of financing the transition to a low/zero carbon economy.1Although only part of the solution, tapping the $100 trillion global debt markets via green bonds will be integral to financing projects to help meet climate and other sustainable development goals. Green bonds provide fixed income investors with a way to invest sustainably, without necessarily compromising on risk and return objectives. In this guide to green bonds, we explore the following:
- What makes a bond “green”?
- The state of the green bond market
- The role of green bonds in the climate challenge
- How green bonds fit within a fixed income portfolio.
Learn more by downloading the full whitepaper: Green Bonds and the Pathway to Sustainability.Related: How to Get the Most Out of Your ETF Trades