Richard Murphy: The Chancellor, in another closely co-ordinated policy announcement with the Bank of England, announced yesterday that the government does now plan to issue green bonds. I welcome the move. I argued strongly in its favour much earlier this year, when the head of the UK Debt Management Office argued strongly against such a move.
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Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak has made a string of major announcements on green finance, confirming that the UK will issue its first green gilts in 2021 and will introduce new climate disclosure requirements.
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