#green bonds

DFSA issues first ESG fee waiver to Emirates NBD

DFSA issues first ESG fee waiver to Emirates NBD

The waiver applies to all new and repeat issuers who make a relevant application to the financial regulator

Abu Dhabi’s Masdar lists green bond on ADX

Abu Dhabi’s Masdar lists $750m green bond on ADX

The 10-year notes, which were 5.6 times oversubscribed, carry a 4.87 per cent coupon rate and will mature in July 2033

Commercial Bank of Dubai green bonds issuance

Commercial Bank of Dubai raises $500m from debut green bonds

The proceeds from debut green bonds will be used to finance projects eligible under CBD’s Sustainable Financing Framework

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Registration fee waiver for firms listing green bond, sukuk in local market: SCA

The SCA board approved the decision to exempt the fee for this year for companies planning to list their sustainability-linked bond or sukuk

TAQA Group CEO and managing director, Jasim Husain Thabet

UAE utility firm TAQA sets up green finance framework

The Abu Dhabi-listed firm said proceeds from the issuances will be used to finance eligible green projects including renewable energy


UAE’s ADNOC mulls sale of green bonds as it seek ESG funds

The UAE became the first Gulf state to commit to neutralising planet-warming emissions within its borders, which it aims to do by 2050

Green bonds still have a long way to go to dent climate crisis

Global sales of green bonds hit a record $513bn last year

Abu Dhabi’s Taqa and EWEC price first green bond linked to solar PV plant

The $700m placement is the largest green bond issued in the region