VIDEO: Interview with Climate Bonds Initiatives' Sean Kidney
On the Nordic Investment Forum on Tuesday, Sean Kidney, Chief Executive and co-founder of the Climate Bonds Initative told about the green bonds opportunity. Afterwards, he did a video interview with AMWatch.
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Climate Bonds Initiative is an international NGO, which workds to mobilize debt capital markets for slimate solutions.
Here, AMWatch' Søren R. Top talks to Sean Kidney about why climate concerns should also be investor concerns.
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