Green Bond Principles establishes a Working Group on sustainability/KPI-linked bonds


23 January 2020 On 14 January 2020, the Executive Committee of the Green Bond Principles, the Social Bond Principles and the Sustainability Bond Guidelines (the Principles), supported by the International Capital Market Association (ICMA), decided to establish a working group on emerging sustainability/KPI-linked bond products.

The remit of the Working Group will be to (i) take stock of recent and ongoing developments in the market for sustainability/KPI-linked bond products (ii) establish their main characteristics including by using what has been developed in the Sustainability-linked Loan market; (iii) examine any concerns; and (iv) consider and potentially propose market guidance. The Working Group’s Terms of Reference are available on ICMA’s website.

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