June 2022

Extended Taxonomy: acknowledging “in betweenness” to soften elitism

03 Jun 2022

6 - minute read
 
The Platform’s March 2022 recommendations on extending the Taxonomy [1] are timely and meaningful but unlikely to be politically endorsed [2]. Nonetheless, market participants m...

The EU Green Bond Standard: intense negotiations on instrumental aspects

03 Jun 2022

10 - minute read
 
Executive Summary
Proposed by the European Commission on July 6th, 2021[1], the final negotiation phase of the European Green Bond Standard (EU GBS) has begun but several conten...

Navigating the sea of proposed climate-related disclosures: A deep dive into the SEC’s, ISSB’s and EFRAG’s proposals

03 Jun 2022

20 - minute read

Executive summary
On March 21st, 2022, the American financial watchdog, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), proposed rule changes that would require registrants [1] to ...

Changing investors' perceptions on nuclear in the midst of the war in Ukraine and Taxonomy inclusion

03 Jun 2022

5 - minute read
 
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
The non-objection period to blockade the Complementary Delegated Act (CDA) on gas and nuclear [1] presented on February 2nd, 2022, will expire by August 2022.
N...

Greenflation, the new normal?

03 Jun 2022

13 - minute read

The war in Ukraine is feeding the inflationary spiral. If the second half of 2021 was marked by inflation prompted by the global success of stimulus plans to recover from the pan...

Taxonomy criteria for non-climate objectives: a welcomed hard work with some inconsistencies

03 Jun 2022

12 - minute read

On March 30th, 2022, the Platform on Sustainable Finance (hereafter PSF or the Platform) published its final report containing technical screening criteria (TSC) for the four rem...

SCI Lamartine successfully issued its €500 10-yr inaugural Green Bond issuance dedicated to energy-efficient housing

03 Jun 2022

4 - minute read

Natixis acted as Global Coordinator and Green Structuring Advisor and active Bookrunner for the issuance of €500 million inaugural Green Bond.
On Thursday 14th April, SCI Lamarti...

SUEZ issued its inaugural €2.6bn Green Bond, unprecedented deal in the sector

03 Jun 2022

2 - minute read

Natixis acted as Global Coordinator and Sole Green Structurer for the issuance of EUR 2.6 bn triple tranches Green Bond devoted to refinance part of Suez acquisition , the largest...

Sanofi successfully issued its €650m inaugural sustainability-linked bond issuance

03 Jun 2022

2 - minute read
 
Natixis acted as Global Coordinator and Sustainability Structuring Advisor for Sanofi’s inaugural sustainability-linked bond issuance.
On Wednesday March 30th, Sanofi, the French...

Pernod Ricard successfully issued its €750m inaugural sustainability-linked bond issuance

03 Jun 2022

1 - minute read
 
Natixis acted as Global Coordinator and Sole Sustainability Structuring Advisor for the issuance of €750 million inaugural Sustainability-Linked Bond.
On Thursday March 31st,  P...

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