22 October 2019 | BRIDGE TO INDIA
Indian developers have been rushing out to issue green bonds as liquidity in the Indian financial markets continues to stay stretched. An aggregate amount of USD 2.9 billion has been raised by Greenko (USD 1.3 billion), Adani (USD 862 million), ReNew (375) and Azure (350) in the last seven months. The spurt in issuance comes after a lull 2018 when no bonds were issued. Prior to that, a total of USD 2.5 billion worth of bonds were issued in 2016 and 2017.