LGX international securities

LGX is a platform displaying many types of instruments dedicated to sustainable finance. These include bonds, funds, indices, and other instruments, which must all be aligned with a recognised international standard, framework, taxonomy or label and comply with the LGX eligibility criteria.

Green, social, sustainable and ESG securities

Sustainability standards and labels

A number of different standards, frameworks, taxonomies and labels are included in the LGX eligibility criteria:
  • Bond standards: ICMA’s Green Bond Principles, Social Bond Principles and Sustainability Bond Guidelines, the Climate Bonds eligibility taxonomy, the People’s Bank of China Green Bond Endorsed Projects Catalogue and other frameworks aligned with the former.
  • Fund labels: LuxFLAG’s Climate Finance, Environment, Social and ESG labels, FNG’s label for sustainable mutual funds, the Nordic Swan Ecolabel for funds, the French government’s SRI and TEEC labels and the Austrian ecolabel for financial products (Österreichisches Umweltzeichen).
The above standards and labels may differ in the definitions that are used to define “green”, “social”, “sustainable” or “ESG”.  More information on sustainability standards and labels referred to by issuers on the LGX platform is available here.


Display on the LGX platform should not be considered an assessment of the sustainable nature of a financial instrument. Users of the LGX platform are advised to consult all supporting documentation relating to an instrument available from the issuer, as well as the related reference standard, framework, taxonomy or label referred to by the issuer.

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Contact us

Laetitia Hamon

Head of Sustainable Finance

+352 47 79 36 319 lha@bourse.lu
Luxembourg Green Exchange

LGX team

+352 47 79 36 - 1 lgx@bourse.lu