Sustainable Finance: Top Honours in the GlobalCapital Bond Awards 2021
The GlobalCapital Bond Awards recognise achievement in the international bond markets through an extensive survey of market participants (issuers, investors, investment banks). These awards are thus a true reflection of how clients and peers perceive our capabilities and client partnership.
Our longstanding commitment to Sustainable Finance has been once again recognised by the bond market at the GlobalCapital Bond Awards 2021, announced on 16 June, and Crédit Agricole CIB has been voted:
- Most Influential Champion of the Market (SRI Awards)
- Most Impressive Investment Bank for SSA Green/SRI Capital Markets (SSA Bond Investment Bank Awards)
- Most Impressive Investment Bank for Sustainability-Linked Finance (Corporate Bond Investment Bank Awards)
In addition, Tanguy Claquin, Global Head of Sustainable Banking, has been voted Most Impressive Green/SRI Investment Banker for an exceptional 7th year running!
Crédit Agricole SA was also voted Most Impressive MTN Issuer in the FIG Borrower Award category.
Most Influential Champion of the Market
“These awards are based on market survey and therefore reflect our clients’ view. Being recognised by them as the leading bank in sustainable finance, year after year, is exactly what we are all working for. It’s an immense honour and pride. But successfully managing a fair transition to a low carbon economy remains a huge challenge and we will keep on working to do more than our part in this transformation.”
Tanguy Claquin, Global Head of Sustainable Banking
Most Impressive Investment Bank for SSA Green/SRI Capital Markets
“We are very honoured to receive this award and would like to thank our clients for their ongoing support and their trust in our ability to advise them on the sustainability bond market. This sector remains a corner stone of Credit Agricole CIB’s strategy in the capital markets and our objective is to continue to provide issuers with the best and most innovative solutions in order to access ESG investors.”
Pierre Blandin, Head of Debt Capital Markets (DCM) Sovereigns Supranationals Agencies
Most Impressive Investment Bank for Sustainability-Linked Finance
“These awards are a recognition of the leadership of Crédit Agricole CIB in Sustainability. Our clients are at various points of their Sustainability journey. We are committed to partnering them through all the stages of this journey.
We are developing innovative solutions and are ensuring that we provide our clients with ‘best in class’ solutions for their Sustainability needs in the Debt Capital Markets.”
Atul Sodhi, Head of Debt Capital Markets