The segment bundles all bonds available for trading on the Frankfurt stock exchange that meet the Green Bond Principles of the International Capital Markets Association.
Green bonds are bonds whose issue proceeds are used to finance environment-related projects. They are issued by banks as well as corporations and governments. There are no legal regulations regarding classification, but private initiatives have set standards for market transparency to ensure the sustainable quality of the bonds.
The Green Bond segment of Börse Frankfurt bundles bonds that meet the Green Bond Principles of the International Capital Markets Association. These guidelines relate to the use of the bond volume, the project selection process, management and ongoing reporting.