Create a document that details the type of projects to be financed, use of proceeds, management of proceeds and commitment to reporting. This is called a Green Bond Framework.
Get the document verified by experts. This is called External verification or a Second-Party Opinion. Sustainalytics is proud to have more than 230+ verifications in its portfolio.
Like Any Other Bond
The usual steps apply here, as for any other conventional bond. Structure the bond working with an investment bank, or an advisor. Get the credit Rating.
Financing a Sustainable Future: The Evolution of Sustainability-Linked Finance Instruments
The sustainable finance market has seen rapid growth in the last two years, with sustainable debt issuance surpassing US$1.6 trillion in 2021. This blog explores the market trends and future of sustainability-linked loans and sustainability-linked bonds.
Does ESG Impact Valuation? Answering the Most Common Questions About IPO ESG Assessments
Companies working toward an IPO increasingly understand that having an effective ESG strategy is an important strategic consideration for investors and regulators alike. This FAQ answers the most common questions about what an ESG assessment involves.
Preparing for an IPO: How an ESG Assessment Can Make a Difference
For pre-IPO companies, having a plan to manage ESG issues and disclosures can make a difference in pre-IPO fundraising, valuation, building credibility in the market, and contributing to the overall success of an IPO. This blog post explains why.