Green bonds could give renewable projects a lift if they could catch some positive buzz as a...


Green bonds could give renewable projects a lift if they could catch some positive buzz as a plausible investment vehicle - instead of being viewed as an image-boosting play. State Street Global Advisors, for one, is looking to turn the tide with a new green-bond investing strategy that focuses on returns over premiums. "For this to work at scale there can be no haircuts involved in putting money into green, rather than brown or vanilla," notes a SSGA exec.

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  • wyostocks
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    Sure, go invest in Solyndra bonds.
    27 Oct 2011, 02:08 PM Reply Like
  • dividend_growth
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    Sun is good in Greece, but Greece is far away from the rest of Euro countries.
    27 Oct 2011, 10:21 PM Reply Like
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