Largest Verifier for Certified Climate Bonds of 2022

Awarded to: 
Morningstar Sustainalytics

Morningstar Sustainalytics is a leading global ESG research, ratings, and data firm supporting corporations and their financial intermediaries to consider sustainability issues in their policies, practices, and capital projects. As the leading second-party opinion provider in the market, Sustainalytics offers issuers credible verification on the use of proceeds for sustainable finance products. Corporations also leverage Sustainalytics’ ESG Risk Ratings to understand and promote their ESG performance with their internal and external stakeholders. 

"Morningstar Sustainalytics is humbled to receive this recognition for a sixth consecutive year. We constantly invest and innovate to support the capital markets community in making better-informed decisions toward a more sustainable global economy. Our team takes great pride in upholding the Climate Bonds Standard, ensuring certified projects meaningfully contribute to addressing climate change."

- Barbara Lambotte, Vice President, Corporate Solutions