Discover Chinese domestic green bonds
The CUFE China High-level (CUFE-CNI) Green Bond Index Series was developed jointly by the Shenzhen Securities Information Co., Ltd (SSI) and the International Institute of Green Finance (IIGF), part of the Central University of Finance and Economics (CUFE) in Beijing with the aim of bringing European investors greater transparency and access to green securities in China.
All securities displayed on these indices are in line with the Green Bond Endorsed Project Catalogue (2021 edition).
CUFE-CNI Index Series – Eligibility criteria
Both editions of the catalogue recognise the following six environmental sectors eligible for financing via green bonds:
- GB1：Energy Saving
- GB2：Pollution Prevention & Control
- GB3：Resource Conservation and Recycling
- GB4：Clean Transport
- GB5：Clean Energy
- GB6：Ecological Protection and Climate Change Adaption
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