Apr 19 2018 19:00
Come hear from Suzanna Buchta, Director of Green Bonds at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, to learn about the Green Bond market and how it has developed since its inception in 2007.
We will explore what Green Bonds are, why issuers are interested and why investors are attracted to the product. Suzanna will also also highlight a number of marquee transactions in the past couple of years including financial innovation that is allowing capital to flow to environmental innovation.
Drinks receptioon to follow.
Suzanne Buchta is a managing director in Debt Capital Markets and a 16-year veteran at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. As global co-head of Green Bonds and Market Linked Notes, she and her team work across industry lines to advise capital markets clients on product-specific financings.
Buchta has been active in advising issuers and consulting investors on green bonds since 2010. Her team brought the first retail green bonds in 2011, met with green bond investors around the globe and helped to garner mandates for a broad range of key green bond issuances.
Along with Citigroup, Buchta co-authored a white paper on the framework for green bonds. Published in September 2013, the white paper formed the basis for the “Green Bond Principles,” which was published on Jan. 2013. These guidelines are quickly becoming a recognized market standard for transparency and disclosure for green bonds.
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