• The ESG Law 2023 guide is out
    The Environmental, Social, & Governance Law 2023 guide is published SustainAdvisory and Advant NCTM co-authored the Italian Chapter of the International Comparative Legal Guide – Environmental, Social, & Governance Law 2023 edition. The chapter addresses relevant issues in #ESG law and practice, integration into business operations and corporate planning, financial aspects and the impact of #COVID. Go to … Read more
  • Green Social & Sustainable Italian Debt Market Analysis 2022
    The Italian green, social and sustainable (GSS) bond market in 2023 started with a record Sustainable-linked bond issue by oil&gas company ENI Spa offered to the retail market. The initial offer of EUR1bn was expanded to EUR2bn due to a larger than expected request by the market that reached orders for more than EUR10bn reporting … Read more
  • GSS market slowing down in the first nine months of 2022
    The volumes of Green Social and Sustainability-linked bonds issued in the Italian market by Italian issuers, in the first 9 months of 2022 amounts to EUR 19.7bn marking a minus 35% compared to volumes issued in the same period in 2021. This effect was largely anticipated due to two factors: the first to be found … Read more
  • Italian ‘green’ debt market slows in first half 2022
    According to SustainAdvisory’s market observatory and based on data from Borsa Italiana, the volume of green, social and sustainability-linked (‘GSS’) bonds issued by Italian issuers in the first half of 2022 fell by 68% compared to the same period of 2021, stopping at EUR7.2bn for a total of 11 issues of which 3 ‘green’ and … Read more
  • Sustainability-Linked Bonds ‘superstar’ in first quarter 2022
    Green, social and sustainability-linked bond issuance in the first quarter of 2022 in the Italian market reached EUR6.1bn, around a third of the volumes in 1Q21 which exceeded EUR17bn thanks to the listing of the sovereign green bond issue. Corporate issuers in 1Q22 doubled compared to the same period in 2021, overall, the number of … Read more