African Development Bank celebrates milestone with first social bond listing on London Stock Exchange
- 22 апреля, 13:28
- African Development Bank. News & Events
The African Development Bank’s “Fight Covid-19” social bond, the largest social bond to date to be issued in the capital markets, listed on London Stock Exchange on Friday 3 April 2020, and is now available through its Sustainable Bond Market.
The listing marks an important milestone as the Bank launches its first bond on London Stock Exchange.
The over-subscribed transaction, which attracted $4.6 billion of interest in the book and raised an exceptional $3 billion, was launched to alleviate the impact of Covid-19 on Africa’s economies and livelihoods.