Green bond of the year - corporate: Daimler

Green bond of the year - corporate: Daimler

Car manufacturing company Daimler entered the green bond market with a €1 billion ($1.2 billion) offering to develop green projects with significant upfront investments, such as battery electric vehicles and their production.

GSS loan of the year: Dogger Bank Wind Farm

GSS loan of the year: Dogger Bank Wind Farm

The green, social and sustainability (GSS) loan of the year goes to the £5.5 billion ($7.7 billion) green project finance secured by the first two phases of the Dogger Bank offshore wind farm

Impact report of the year (for issuers): IFC

Impact report of the year (for issuers): IFC

The International Finance Corporation (IFC)'s decade of experience in impact reporting shone through in 2020, with judges hailing its latest work as the "gold standard of impact reporting".

Law firm of the year: Clifford Chance

Law firm of the year: Clifford Chance

Clifford Chance worked on an impressive array of deals in 2020, spanning green, social, sustainability and sustainability-linked (GSSS) bonds from a wide range of issuer types.

Personality of the year: Isabelle Vic-Philippe

Personality of the year: Isabelle Vic-Philippe

Isabelle Vic-Philippe's work helping to update the Social Bond Principles to allow the market to more effectively respond to the coronavirus pandemic earned her the accolade of Personality of the year

Social bond of the year - bank: Citigroup

Social bond of the year - bank: Citigroup

Citi's inaugural social bond for housing, which raised $2.5 billion, is the largest ever social bond issued by a private sector issuer and helps keeps Citi as the largest financier of affordable housing in the US

Sustainability-linked bond of the year: Suzano

Sustainability-linked bond of the year: Suzano

Suzano's sustainability-linked bond (SLB) was not only the first in the Americas, emerging markets and the pulp and paper sector but was also the first globally to attain a voluntary second party opinion

Sustainability-linked loan of the year: EnBW

Sustainability-linked loan of the year: EnBW

Energie Baden-Württemberg (EnBW) secured the Sustainability-linked loan of the year award for its €1.5 billion ($1.8 billion) revolving credit facility signed in June 2020...