The primary objective of the Green Bond Label is to reassure investors that the Green Bond follows internationally recognised standards and uses its proceeds to finance green projects.

Main features

  • PIONEER:

    The Green Bond Label, launched in 2017, is the first of its kind worldwide

  • GREEN:

    The LuxFLAG Label assesses true investment strategy commitments and helps investors in the selection of products

  • POTENTIAL:

    Green bonds have a huge potential to finance climate change action and Luxembourg offers the ideal environment for it with, next to LuxFLAG, the Luxembourg Stock Exchange listing more than 50% of green bonds worldwide

  • SUPERVISED:

    Applicants must amongst others submit a third party independent assurance report or second opinion to be eligible

Advantages of the label

Enhances the visibility of your Green Bond

  • A bond that has been granted the LuxFLAG Green Bond Label may use the distinctive LuxFLAG Logo in its marketing and promotional activity

  • The labelled green bonds are listed on LuxFLAG’s website with a direct link to your website and in the annual report

  • LuxFLAG offers a forum on its website for you to publish statements relative to your green bond

  • The LuxFLAG Label is widely promoted by the Agency and its Members through conferences, seminars and industry related media opportunities, adding value to the brand and providing a platform from which to attract institutional investors.

Reinforces credibility towards investors

Investors can be confident that:

  • Your green bond exclusively uses its proceeds to finance green projects

  • Your green bond meets internationally recognised guidelines or standards

  • You are committed to going the extra mile in order to deliver confidence to your investors and generate impact

  • Your green bond demonstrates a responsible commitment to transparency and reports on qualitative (and quantitative) performance indicators

Helps reaching the international investment community

  • LuxFLAG and its labelled investment vehicles are presented worldwide at roadshows of ALFI and Luxembourg for Finance

BECOME PART OF THE WIDER CLIMATE FINANCE NETWORK

Help leverage public financial sources with capital from institutional and private investors

Luxembourg provides the perfect expertise and infrastructure for green bonds with the Luxembourg Stock Exchange listing more than 50% of Green Bonds worldwide