Exim Bank raises $1bn issuing sustainability bonds - Chennai News

Chennai, Jan 11 (IANS) The Export Import Bank of India (Exim Bank) has raised $1 billion issuing 10-year Sustainability Bond under its Environmental Social Governance (ESG) Framework, the bank said.

by IANS | Updated Jan 11, 2023

Exim Bank raises $1bn issuing sustainability bonds - Chennai News

According to the Exim Bank, the net proceeds of Sustainability Bond will be used towards eligible projects under the Bank's ESG Framework, including renewable energy; clean transportation; access to essential services and basic infrastructure; affordable housing; and sustainable water and wastewater management.

This issuance makes India Exim Bank the first Indian issuer to open the markets for dollar and sustainability bond issuances in 2023.

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"This USD 1 bn issuance is testimony to our commitment towards sustainable financing both in India and partner developing countries, and to align ourselves with the global best practices," Harsha Bangari, Managing Director said.

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