Green Bond

The primary objective of the LuxFLAG Green Bond Label is to reassure investors that the Green Bond follows internationally recognised standards and uses its proceeds to finance green projects.

Launched in September 2017, the LuxFLAG Green Bond Label helps to unlock capital from institutional and private investors, in order to support the financing of climate change actions.

Eligibility Criteria
Use of proceeds100% financing Green activities
Exclusionary PolicyMandatory
Issuer profileMust comply with ESG practices
Transparency / disclosuresMust follow internationally recognized standards such as GBPs
External reviewEx-ante and ex-post reporting


Application Cycle
Application SessionQ1Q2Q3Q4
Application submission deadline31 Dec.31 Mar.30 Jun.30 Sept.
Sample selection / evidence collection25 Jan.*25 Apr.*25 Jul. *25 Oct. *
LuxFLAG Team review  and

Management review

Jan. – early Mar.Apr. – early Jun.Jul. -early Sept.Oct. – early Dec.
LuxFLAG Eligibility Committee reviewEarly / Mid Mar.Early / Mid Jun.Early / Mid Sept.Early / Mid Dec.
LuxFLAG Board reviewEnd Mar.End Jun.End Sept.End Dec.
Communication of decision29th Mar.29th Jun.29th Sept.21st Dec.

*The sample selection can only be conducted by 25th Jan./Apr./July/Oct. if the application package has been provided in due time. Otherwise the sample selection will be treated on a best effort basis.


If you have any questions regarding the label application, please send a mail to