News
16 July 2018
ICMA job opportunity - Associate, Green and Social Bonds, Market Practice and Regulatory Policy department

5 July 2018
The green bond market in Asia-Pacific - July 2018 by Jonathan Drew.
Originally published in the ICMA Quarterly Report, Third Quarter 2018.

14 June 2018
ICMA and HKMA co-host the 2018 Green and Social Bond Principles Annual General Meeting and Conference in Hong Kong

14 June 2018
Green Bond Principles and Social Bond Principles 2018 editions now released along with best practice guidelines for external reviewers, a mapping to the Sustainable Development Goals and a framework for social bonds impact reporting

24 May 2018
ICMA welcomes European Commission’s proposals for implementing its Action Plan on Sustainable Finance

21 March 2018
Press release from the Loan Market Association (LMA): The LMA publishes Green Loan Principles

8 March 2018
Press release on the Action Plan on sustainable finance of the European Commission

26 January 2018
ICMA launches Introduction to Green Bonds Workshop, London, 5-6 March

16 January 2018
HKMA and ICMA to co-host the Green and Social Bond Principles Annual General Meeting and Conference in Hong Kong in June
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7 December 2017
Joint-industry group publishes directory of global and regional green finance policy initiatives

2 November 2017
Rapid growth of the green and social bond markets in Asia attracts market attention

14 September 2017
Green Bond Principles publishes translations of its international guidelines

14 June 2017
Green Bond Principles evolve to encourage new categories of issuers and embrace Social & Sustainability Bond market participants

02 November 2016
Launch of Green Bond Principles Resource Centre providing transparency in a standardised and simplified form for the Green Bond market

16 June 2016
2016 update of the Green Bond Principles creates online resource for voluntary issuer information on Green Bond alignment and introduces guidance for issuers of Social Bonds

27 March 2015
Revised 2015 Green Bond Principles update standard process for issuance in fast-growing green bond market

7 August 2014
Broad support for Green Bond Principles confirmed, as Initial Executive Committee is established

14 April 2014
Green Bond Principles Governance Established - ICMA Appointed Secretariat

13 January 2014
Green Bond Principles Created to Help Issuers and Investors Deploy Capital for Green Projects