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May 2024 News Highlights

This month includes news from Bahrain Bourse, Boursa Kuwait, Bursa Malaysia and more. Monthly news highlights are compiled by the SSE to give an overview of the capital markets' sustainability news from that month.


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April 2024 News Highlights

This month includes news from Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange, Amman Stock Exchange, Bahrain Bourse, Boursa Kuwait and more. Monthly news highlights are compiled by the SSE to give an overview of the capital markets' sustainability news from that month. You can subscribe to our monthly news highlights by clicking here.

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March 2024 News Highlights

This month includes news from the Amman Stock Exchange, BIVA, B3 and more. Monthly news highlights are compiled by the SSE to give an overview of the capital markets' sustainability news from that month. You can subscribe to our monthly news highlights by clicking here.

SSE INITIATIVE NEWS EVENTS 

The Luxembourg Green Exchange (LGX) now counts EUR 1 trillion worth of green, social, sustainability and sustainability-linked (GSSS) bonds

Luxembourg Green Exchange (LGX), Luxembourg Stock Exchange’s platform for sustainable finance, has surpassed the EUR 1 trillion mark in listed sustainable securities. LGX, launched in 2016, serves as a platform for sustainable securities, providing issuers with a space to list green, social, and sustainability bonds. 

SSE contributes to Arab Federation of Exchanges Annual Conference

(24 April 2019) The Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) initiative joined the International Finance Corporation (IFC), S&P Dow Jones Indices, and the Federation of Euro-Asian Stock Exchanges (FEAS) to discuss the latest trends in ESG and impact investment at the Arab Federation of Exchanges (AFE) 2019 Annual Conference in Cairo. The panel introduced AFE participants to the growing appetite for sustainable investments from international investors, and how exchanges and other market participants could capitalize on this market segment.

Exchange in Focus: Korea Exchange launches a sustainability bond segment

The Korea Exchange launched a dedicated to SRI bonds segment on June 15. The issuing proceeds of  SRI (Socially Responsible Investment) bonds are used for projects that are eco-friendly or generate social benefits, and they can be green, social, and sustainable bonds. They are also referred to as ESG, thematic, and social contribution bonds.

Exchange in Focus: BMV Launches a New ESG Index

Mexican Stock Exchange (BMV) together with S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI) announced the debut of the S&P/BMV Total Mexico ESG Index. The index uses rules-based selection criteria based on relevant ESG principles to choose its constituents from the newly launched S&P/BMV Total Mexico Index, a broad benchmark consisting of stocks and Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) listed on the BMV.