ICMA webinar on the EU Green Bond Standards for US-based ICMA members & other market participants
ICMA US based members and other market participants were invited to join us for a webinar on the EU Green Bond Standard (EU GBS) and potential market and regulatory implications.

The webinar took place at 11:00 a.m. EST on Thursday, 2 April, and lasted for approximately 45 minutes.

The discussion was led by ICMA’s Nicholas Pfaff, Managing Director, Head of Sustainable Finance and Secretary to the Green Bond Principles (GBP). Nicholas Pfaff is also a member of the EU Technical Expert Group on Sustainable Finance (TEG).
The briefing covered the following items:
  1. The EU Green Bond Standard and the EU Taxonomy
  2. The recent TEG publication of the Usability Guide for the EU GBS
  3. EU GBS’s relationship to the Green Bond Principles
  4. Potential implications for the international market and regulatory development
Access the recording here. You can download the presentation here.