On Tuesday 6 July 2021, as part of our ‘Path to COP26’ series, Matthew Tobin hosted a virtual panel discussion on sustainable bonds' route to market: how to build and verify a sustainable/green bond framework with industry experts. Below you can hear from Ian Brimicombe, SVP Group Finance at Burberry, Francis Burkitt, Managing Director at Rothschild & Co, Enrico Tessadro, Sustainable Corporate Solutions at Sustainalytics and Caroline Phillips, Partner at Slaughter and May. The panel unpacks how to issue green and sustainable bonds, how different teams can work together, from treasury to in-house lawyers and sustainability practitioners, and what the second half of the year could hold for this market.
Part 1 - The issuer’s perspective – practical considerations
Part 2 - Legal frameworks and KPIs
Part 3 - Predictions for the future