Landshypotek Bank has financed Swedish farming and forestry since 1836. Over the last couple of years the bank has launched savings products for the general public as well as a new residential mortgage loan for home owners. With this Green Bond Framework Landshypotek Bank takes a new step in its journey. Landshypotek Bank’s Green Bond Framework is based on sustainable forestry, renewable energy and energy efficient buildings.
Landshypotek Bank Green Bond Framework is aligned with the Green Bond Principles. Landshypotek Bank has obtained an independent second opinion from CICERO (Center for International Climate and Environmental Research – Oslo) on the Green Bond Framework and policies for considering the environmental impacts of their projects. Based on the assessment of the project types, policies, goals and reporting standards, Landshypotek Bank Green Bond Framework has received a Dark Green shading by CICERO.