IFC invests $200m in a gender bond to empower women-owned SMEs

Smart Energy | Mar 27, 2020 at 6:58 AM
  • The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, has announced an investment of up to $200 million.
  • The green bond will support the bank to expand green financing, particularly the development of green projects and financing of green mortgages.
  • The green bond, which has green building as one of the key priority segment, is supported by the United Kingdom Government’s Market Accelerator Green Construction Programme, aimed to promote market shifts towards green construction and support green mortgages development.