Bond spotlight

Bottom-up situational analyses of individual securities and issuers to support investors in these bonds and provide case studies for the sustainable development of the fixed income market.

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STT GDC issues a Sustainability-Linked Perpetual

23/01/2024

STT GDC’s sustainability-linked perpetual issuance shows its commitment to sustainable financing

日本製鉄グリーンボンド:最小限の戦略 (Nippon Steel: Japanese version)

19/01/2024

Transitioning the steel sector is crucial for the climate. We review the impact of Nippon Steel's green bonds.

Nippon Steel green bonds: A bare minimum strategy

09/01/2024

Transitioning the steel sector is crucial for the climate. We review the impact of Nippon Steel's green bonds.

McDonald’s deforestation footprint: We’re not lovin’ it

03/01/2024

McDonald's is a major contributor to tropical deforestation, and investors should closely monitor its impact.

Enel SLBs: market update

08/11/2023

A market update on Enel's SLBs performance, following our October analysis

Enel SLBs: update on 2023 observation date

20/10/2023

Will Enel SLBs meet their Sustainability Performance Targets?

Nordea SLLB: driving for a sustainability-linked future

02/10/2023

We discuss Nordea's innovative Sustainability-Linked Loan structure

Port of Newcastle junked as debt wall approaches

08/09/2023

Port of Newcastle's downgrade could prove negative for some of its bonds

ConocoPhillips crossing oil sands exclusion thresholds

16/08/2023

ConocoPhillips debt issuance finances a full acquisition of the Surmont oil facility

Chile's Peso SLB issuance

27/07/2023

Chile's recent CLP sustainability linked bond makes it the second largest SLB issuer

UK Water company reports: it never rains but it pours

18/07/2023

In this report, we explore the implications of the UK water sector's poor annual results.

Airport SLBs: clear for takeoff

18/07/2023

In this report, we assess whether airport SLBs have been effective at raising capital for climate transition.