This is our first Certified Climate Bond from Belgium. KBC Group is a financial institution that mainly provides banking and insurance services within Belgium and countries in Central Europe.
This bond finances projects in a range of sectors, including an offshore wind farm in the North Sea and refinancing over 2000 mortgage loans tied in energy efficient homes in Belgium.
|NAME OF BOND||
DATE OF ISSUE
|TYPE OF INSTRUMENT||
JURISDICTION OF ISSUER
|ANNUAL REPORT||FURTHER INFORMATION|
|KBC Group NV Green Bond||June 2018||Use of Proceeds Bond||EUR 500m
|5 years||Belgium||Marine RE, solar, Wind, Low Carbon Buildings (residential)|
|KBC Group NV Green Bond 2||June 2020||Use of Proceeds Bond||EUR 500m
|7 years||Belgium||Marine RE, solar, Wind, Low Carbon Buildings (residential)||Sustainalytics pre issue report|
Note not all the sectors mentioned in a Green Bond Framework may necessarily be part of the Certified Climate Bond