BNG follows KfW with ESG ratings disclosure

By Burhan Khadbai
11 Nov 2019

Bank Nederlandse Gemeenten included its environmental, social and governance (ESG) ratings in a mandate announcement for its upcoming sustainability bond on Monday, following in the footsteps of KfW which kickstarted the movement with its green bond tap last week.

In addition to including its triple-A credit ratings, BNG also included its C+ Prime ESG rating from ISS Oekom.

The euro sustainability bond will be led by DZ BankNatixis and NatWest Marketsand Rabobank. BNG is holding investor calls  for the transaction on Wednesday.

It will be BNG’s second sustainability bond ...

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