Green Bonds and the Poo of Bull

Looking for substance in sustainable finance

B. Lorraine Smith
10 min readJan 26, 2023

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What I generally see when I look at green bonds (graphic by me)

I wish I could say I was making the following up. I hope you will fact-check me and tell me what I am missing. I will gladly publish a follow up with a retraction — anything to show that trillions of dollars are in fact flowing towards an economy in service of life.

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B. Lorraine Smith

Former sustainability consultant replacing ESG with reality-based insights about corporate purpose and impact. https://www.blorrainesmith.com/