Issuers of Green, Social, Sustainability-linked and Climate Bonds signal their commitment to addressing environmental issues by financing projects with clear environmental benefits and can achieve a greater diversification of their investor base resulting in potential increased demand and related advantages. Issuing such type of instrument requires to comply with principles and procedures that might not be within the issuers’ capabilities or competences.
SustainAdvisory provides support to potential issuers with the following advisory services:
Independent assessment of the integrity and completeness of the framework document as compared to the International Capital Markets Association’s (ICMA) principles / Climate Bond Initiative criteria eligibility.
ESG Strategy Assessment
Assessment of the issuer’s sustainability objectives, strategy, performance, policy and/or processes.
Use of Proceeds Review
Review of the use of proceeds criteria and the eligibility of the projects identified during the design of the framework for green/social/sustainable bonds as compared to the International Capital Markets Association’s (ICMA) principles / Climate Bond Initiative criteria eligibility.ment of the issuer’s sustainability objectives, strategy, performance, policy and/or processes.
Review of the transparency and accuracy of procedures for selecting project-associated investments and expenditures to be associated with the specific instrument.