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Some progressCDB is a leading institution for green finance in China. Internationally, however, the Bank does not seem to be actively partnering with other development finance institutions.


CDB is actively promoting green and climate finance in the Chinese capital market. Most notable is the increasing issuance of green and sustainability bonds

However, there is no evidence that CDB is actively promoting and supporting green finance capacity building for partner banks and clients. While being a member of the UN Global Compact and the International Development Finance Club, it does not seem that CDB is leading on climate-related topics in these fora.

Last Update: July 2021

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