Shearman And Sterling

Event Jun 02, 2020

COVID-19 Bonds: Responding to COVID-19 Through Social Bonds

  • Webinar

Partners Grissel Mercado and Kristina Trauger, and associate Robert Giannattasio, joined Sustainalytics associate Paramjot Kaur in a one-hour webinar that should be of equal interest to both dealmakers and internal legal counsel, with Q&A to follow the briefing session. The webinar took place on June 2, 2020 at 11:00 am ET. 

Some of the topics they discussed are: 

  • COVID-19 Bonds Overview, Framework & Use of Proceeds
  • Project Evaluation & Selection
  • Management of Proceeds Prior to Use
  • Periodic Reporting
  • What Does a COVID-19 Bond Look Like?
  • Deal Documentation, Liability Concerns & Recent Bond Offerings
  • Green Bonds and Other Social and Sustainable Bonds 
  • Sustainalytics Second-Party Opinions and Other Services

Watch "COVID-19 Bonds: Responding to COVID-19 Through Social Bonds" on-demand.