An independent assessment of how debt instruments or financing frameworks align to sustainability principles and the extent to which they are expected to contribute to long-term sustainable development
As demand continues to grow for independent analysis of sustainable financing frameworks, Moody’s is here to support you. Our market-innovating Second Party Opinions (SPOs) of green, social, sustainability and sustainability-linked bonds and loans bring clarity to the sustainability impact of financing frameworks and instruments and their alignment to market standards. SPOs help issuers communicate their sustainability objectives with key stakeholders, and may facilitate customers’ access to capital.
Clarify your proceeds’ sustainability impact and alignment to frameworks and sustainability principles
Share detailed assessment of the sustainability credentials of your bond and loan issuance
Assessable instrument types: Unlabeled and conventional bonds, Climate Bonds, Blue Bonds, Sustainable Development Goal Bonds, Transition Bonds, etc.
Second Party Opinions are not subject to regulation by the Monetary Authority of Singapore.
Please note that a Second Party Opinion (SPO) is not a “credit rating”. Development and provision of SPOs fall under the category of “related business”, not “credit rating business”, and are not subject to regulations applicable to “credit rating business” under the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act of Japan and its related regulations.”