Caisse des Dépôts has successfully launched a new Sustainable Bond for an amount of €500mn with a maturity of 5 years and a 3% coupon. This is its 5th ESG bond issued since 2017 and the orderbooks have brought together 40 investors. The aim: financing green and social projects.
The funds raised as a result of this transaction will allow financing to green (≈ 76%) and social (≈ 24%) projects in fundamental sectors such as Green buildings, Renewable energy, Access to digital, Sustainable mobility infrastructure and services, Decontamination and remediation of sites, Supporting the ageing, Social real estate, Food transition, Eco-efficient datacenters and Access to training.
The quality of the investor’s demand (40 different accounts involved) illustrates the Caisse des Dépôts’ strong signature on the capital markets confirming both the interest and appetite of investors for the sustainable projects that the Group supports through the sustainable bond market.