askST: What you need to know before applying for Singapore’s first sovereign green bond

SINGAPORE – Retail investors can apply to purchase Singapore’s first sovereign green bond from Friday (Aug 5) until noon on Aug 10. The 50-year Green Singapore Government Securities (Infrastructure), or Green SGS (Infra), was priced to yield 3.04 per cent, with a coupon rate of 3 per cent per annum, the Monetary Authority of Singapore […]

MAS launches first sovereign green bond, aims to raise up to $2.4b with 50-year debt

SINGAPORE – Singapore’s central bank looks to raise between $1.9 billion and $2.4 billion with its first sovereign green bond issuance, according to a notice issued on its website on Thursday (Aug 4). The Green Singapore Government Securities (Infrastructure), or Green SGS (Infra), has a tenor of 50 years – the first time the Singapore […]

MAS to launch S’pore’s first sovereign green bond this week at minimum $1.5b size

SINGAPORE – Singapore’s central bank looks to raise at least $1.5 billion with the inaugural sale of a sovereign green bond, whose proceeds will finance projects with environmental benefits, including the Jurong Region Line and Cross Island Line. The first sovereign green bond – called Green Singapore Government Securities (Infrastructure), or Green SGS (Infra) – […]