Upcoming issue: Canada
April 20, 2021
Issue description: a debut green bond
Volume: C$5bn ($3.989bn)
Date: in the coming months, after a publication of its green bond framework
Aim: to fund possible projects in areas such as green infrastructure, clean tech innovations, nature conservation and other efforts to fight climate change and protect the environment
The sovereign also wants to explore the potential for issuing social bonds, which will be consulted on in the autumn. In its 2021/2022 financial year, Canada is planning to issue a total of C$512bn of bonds and bills, which is 23% down from the previous year.
Company — Canada