CICERO Shades of Green - Green bond second opinions and ratings, and company climate risk assessments
What data do you provide?
Second Opinions of green bond frameworks. Our independent, research based Second Opinions include a rating of Light, Medium or Dark Green to offer investors better insight into the environmental quality and climate risk of green bonds. We also offer company climate risk assessments.
Where and how do you source your data?
Our Shades of Green methodology is grounded in the latest climate science to assess whether a given entity or technology supports a low-carbon climate resilient society in the long-term. Our Second Opinions also include an assessment of the governance of the issuing institution, with a consideration of environmental policies and implementation of climate strategies. For company climate risk assessments, we apply our Shades of Green to revenue and investment streams.
Who are the data users?
Investors and issuers of green bonds.
What is the cost for your data offering?
The cost for a standard Second Opinion is approximately 15 000 – 20 000 EUR.