Bär & Karrer Advised Romande Energie Holding on First Green Bond Issuance
On 15 July 2022, Romande Energie Holding SA made its first green bond issuance. The bonds are listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange, in an aggregate amount of CHF 100 million, with a maturity in 2037. The issuance was made according to the Green Bond Principles published by the International Capital Market Association. The proceeds of the bond issue are to be applied according to the Green Finance Framework published by the issuer on its website.
Bär & Karrer acted as legal advisor to Romande Energie Holding SA in this transaction. The team included Frédéric Bétrisey and Caroline Sauthier (both Banking) as well as Christoph Suter (Tax).