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Crédit Agricole Next Banks’ SPO Provided by V.E

V.E, part of Moody’s ESG Solutions, has provided a Second Party Opinion (SPO) on Crédit Agricole Next Banks’ Green Covered Bonds. An appendix has been designed by the Issuer, in addition to Crédit Agricole’s Green Bond Framework, to refinance (loans or investments) new or existing residential buildings aiming to align with current environmental regulation and belonging to the top 15% of the most carbon efficient buildings (kg CO2e/sqm) in Switzerland.

V.E assigned a Second Party Opinion (SPO) on the sustainability credentials and management of the Green Covered Bonds. V.E is of the opinion that this Framework is aligned with the Green Bond Principles (2021).
We express an advanced assurance on the contribution of these Green Covered Bonds to sustainability.

Crédit Agricole Next Bank is the Swiss affiliate of Crédit Agricole S.A.

V.E has produced more than 370 second-party opinions on sustainable financing operations in Europe, Africa, Americas and Asia. We are a Climate Bonds Standard Approved Verifier.

Click here to view V.E’s SPO on Crédit Agricole Next Banks’ Green Covered Bonds SPO.



Moody’s ESG Solutions Group is a business unit of Moody’s Corporation serving the growing global demand for ESG and climate insights. The group leverages Moody’s data and expertise across ESG, climate risk, and sustainable finance, and aligns with Moody’s Investors Service (MIS) and Moody’s Analytics (MA) to deliver a comprehensive, integrated suite of ESG and climate risk solutions including ESG scores, analytics, Sustainability Ratings and Sustainable Finance Reviewer/certifier services.

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MD-Global Sales Lead/ESG
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