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iBoxx® Global Green Bonds Select Index

Benchmark index family for tracking select green bonds

The IHS Markit iBoxx® Global Green Bonds Select Index is designed to reflect the performance of green bonds as classified by the Climate Bonds Initiative (“CBI”) Green Bonds Standard. The index includes investment grade and high yield government, sub-sovereign and corporate debt denominated in EUR, USD, GBP and CAD, whilst upholding minimum standards of investability and liquidity. The index is part of a range of available iBoxx ESG (Environment, Social, Governance) and sustainable bond indices.

CBI’s Green Bonds Database contains green bonds that meet the CBI Standard which satisfies the criteria laid out in CBI’s proprietary green taxonomy, as well as CBI’s standards on transparency and bond ‘Use of Proceeds’. CBI’s taxonomy ensures that eligible bonds are aligned with the goals defined in the UNFCCC Paris Agreement.

Key benefits:
  • Transparency - Access to our rules-based methodology for constituent selection, monthly rebalancing and daily total return calculations is publicly available.
  • Data Integrity - Rely on data that utilises independent, multi-sourced pricing and reference data with rigorous quality testing, and a documented price challenge process in place.
  • Relevance – Capture the growing impact investment universe of global green bonds.
  • Flexibility - The ability to customise indices to meet specific index design.
  • Flexible access –Distribute data through our FTP service, IHS Markit website, and via many data vendors.

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Nicholas Godec, CFA

Nick is an Index Product Manager covering IHS Markit's tradable indices, including OTC and Exchange Listed Derivatives and the development of indices for Exchange Traded Funds. In addition to serving as a product expert for the various IHS Markit indices and their tradable equivalents, he chairs the committee for and manages the launch of new North American CDS index series, including the Markit CDX High Yield and Investment Grade, CDX Emerging Markets, CMBX and MCDX indices. Prior to joining IHS Markit, he was a research analyst on the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Bond Indices team that is now a part of the Intercontinental Exchange. Mr. Godec is a CFA charterholder and holds a Certificate in Investment Performance Measurement (CIPM). In 2019, he completed his MBA from Columbia Business School's Executive MBA program, graduating with Dean's Honors.

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Her responsibilities include setting product strategy and priorities for IHS Markit's indices products, working with customers and internal stakeholders on delivering new product initiatives and managing existing products. Ms. Shulman has more than 15 years of experience in the field of indices, starting her career at Lehman Brothers. Previously, she was a director at Barclays Index and Portfolio analytics team working in a variety of roles. Ms. Shulman holds a first class UK honours degree from London School of Economics and Political Science, and an Executive MBA with distinction from the Cass Business School, London City University, UK.

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Mr. Tantzscher is responsible for product management of Asian Indices. He joined the company in 2008 to establish the research and design team within Indices and he moved to Asia in 2011 to drive the expansion of IHS Markit indices in Asia, including the launch of the several new index families, the integration of the Asian bond indices from HSBC and the index partnership with ChinaBond Pricing Center on onshore Chinese bond indices. He has more than 15 years of experience in the Asian fixed income market and in designing and managing indices across different asset classes. Prior to joining IHS Markit, he spent seven years at Concerto Financial Solutions and FACT Unternehmensberatung GmbH, where he was responsible for creating and launching several iBoxx indices. Mr. Randolf Tantzscher is fluent in Mandarin Chinese, English and German and is a graduate in finance from Passau University in Germany.

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