Tag: green bonds

How COVID-19 is making green investing more attractive

As the world moves towards producing renewable energy, companies and investors are finding ways to contribute to environmental improvement. One way to achieve the goal of fostering a green economy is through green bonds. Joining CNBC Africa to discuss the impact of green bonds and what they offer to the investor’s pocket is Bruce Stewart, Head of Debt Capital Markets Origination, Nedbank Corporate and Investment Banking.

Sunil Kaushal on innovative solutions to sustainable development in Africa

In a discussion on the potential for green bonds and why it's important to unlock sustainable finance on the continent, Standard Chartered Bank Regional CEO for Africa and the Middle East, Sunil Kaushal joins CNBC Africa's Fiona Muthoni for more.

Green building industry gains traction in South Africa

According to the latest study from Market Research Future, the Green building market is set grow into a $260 billion industry by the end of 2023. Locally listed property group, Balwin, is keeping up with the times by creating a record breaking green registry. Steve Brookes, CEO, Balwin and Marloes Reinink, Founder and Director, Solid Green Consulting join CNBC Africa for more.