JPMorgan expects ESG bond issuance in Asia to nearly double in 2022 amid investor demand and climate change efforts

//JPMorgan expects ESG bond issuance in Asia to nearly double in 2022 amid investor demand and climate change efforts

JPMorgan expects ESG bond issuance in Asia to nearly double in 2022 amid investor demand and climate change efforts

US investment bank JPMorgan expects the volume of bonds linked to environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors in Asia to nearly double to as much as US$100 billion in 2022, spurred by increased investor demand as well as the need for issuers to meet their decarbonisation targets amid global efforts to combat climate change.The US dollar-denominated ESG bond supply in Asia, excluding Japan, has already reached a record high of US$58.6 billion year-to-date, and could continue to rise,…

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