A green certification or label is a pre-requisite for launching a credible Green Bond that is able to attract a diverse investor base, be an easy – find and increase the reputation of its issuer. The green label also reassures investors that there is no green washing while promoting transparency and strong growth of sustainable finance.
HOWEVER, before obtaining this valuable green certification, Green Bond issuers have to establish their own Green Bond Framework in alignment to either ICMA’s guidance for green, social or sustainable bonds (‘The Principles’) or Climate Bond Initiative’s standards (‘CBS’).
The green bond market with its regulations and taxonomy may appear like a maze! We are here to guide you through its perceived complexity and assist you with obtaining your green certification.