New Guidance Documents on Green Loan Principles and Sustainability Linked Loan Principles for a Post-COVID-19 World

One positive effect of the COVID-19 pandemic is the demonstrable improvement of carbon levels and other environmental measures. So, as national governments consider measures to reopen their economies, lenders and borrowers may want to consider how best to finance the economies’ reemergence. Many hope to see an expansion in areas that stimulate growth in a more environmentally friendly manner. In this context, loan market groups including the APLMA, LMA and LSTA have recently published guidance to market participants on how to apply the Green Loan Principles and Sustainability Linked Loan Principles in practice.

To read the full text of this Duane Morris Alert, please visit the firm website.