SG 'sets a standard' with first green OFH

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By Bill Thornhill
11 Jul 2019

Société Générale attracted strong demand for its inaugural green Obligations de Financement de l’Habitat on Monday. The green covered bond put the French issuer at the “forefront of positive transformation” and “sets a standard”, said a spokesperson.

The green covered bond was issued under Société Générale’s ‘positive impact’ framework.

“The concept of a ‘positive impact’ is a recurrent theme at Société Générale,” said Jennifer Harrison, the bank’s head of sustainability, investor relations. 

“This deal, which sets a market standard, forms part of Société Générale’s broader vision to ...

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