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Are sustainability-linked bonds really a green option?

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Last year saw a slowdown in new SLB issuances, though there has been a weak recovery in the first half of 2023 (Photo: Fahroni/Envato)

Sustainability-linked bonds offer investors a profitable way to lend to companies with green and social targets, say supporters, but others are unconvinced by their credentials

Sustainability-linked bonds allow investors to provide companies with balance sheet financing linked to targets such as greenhouse gas emissions reductions or boardroom diversity, ...

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