RAM Ratings: Malaysia well poised as green finance hub

Borneo Post - RAM Ratings sees Malaysia gaining traction as a green finance hub, driven by its well-established sustainable financing system.

According to the Green Finance Opportunites in Asean report published by DBS Bank and the United Nations Environment Programme Inquiry in November 2017, demand for additional Asean green investments is envisaged to come up to an estimated US$3 trillion between 2016 and 2030, with 60 per cent earmarked for infrastructure.

This opportunity represents a new Asean green investment market that is 37 times the size of the global green bond market in 2016.

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