Supported by IFC and GB-TAP (Green bond technical assistance program) this report examines the green bond impact reporting practices of emerging market financial institutions. The report summarises sustainable bond issuance globally with focus on emerging markets and financial institutions.

There is in depth analysis of emerging market financial institution green bond issuance and impact reporting practices, including a breakdown of the format, length, metrics, methodologies, and alignment to handbooks and principles of the researched impact reports.

Interviews with emerging market issuers, investors and stock exchanges provide context and real-world experience to complement the data and impact report analysis and the challenges facing financial institution green bond issuers in emerging markets are addressed.

The report concludes with a summary of impact reporting best practices and recommendations tailored to emerging market financial institution issuers