ISS Corporate Solutions’ (ICS) Second Party Opinion (“SPO”) services provide issuers with an independent assessment of their Green, Social and Sustainability-linked financing frameworks. Those that meet ICS’ rigorous global standards give investors the security that the projects they fund are suitably sustainable.
ISS Corporate Solutions is voted Global Capital’s Best Second Party Opinion Provider for FIG ESG
ISS Corporate Solutions (ICS) works in collaboration with ISS ESG, the responsible investment arm of Institutional Shareholder Services, as the distributor of Second Party Opinions (SPO). While the SPOs are sold and distributed by ICS, the analytical work to prepare and issue SPOs is performed by ISS ESG.
25 Years of Excellence in ESG Research
Highly Experienced Analysts
High Quality Research
Focus on Materiality
600+ Detailed Industry Specific Criteria
Transparent Rating Process
Scientific Advisory Board
Over 470 SPOs delivered
SPOs conducted in Europe, Asia and the US for issuers active in several sectors: Bank, Utility, Local Authority, Real Estate, Transport, Chemicals, Tourism and Automotive
Helping companies design and manage their ESG programs to align with company goals, reduce risk, and manage the needs of diverse stakeholders by delivering expert advisory, data, and software solutions.