The Europe Sustainability Express certificate has a predefined maximum term of 5 years and provides the possibility for a yield of 5.5% p.a. The certificate is redeemed at the predefined termination price prior to the maturity date if the closing price of the underlying STOXX® Europe ESG Leaders Select 30 index quotes at or above the termination level at the maturity date.
If the index price quotes below the termination level the term extends to the next valuation date and the possible yield increases by 5.5% of the nominal value. At the end of term the barrier of 60% of the index starting value represents an additional safety buffer. If the index quotes below the barrier at the final valuation date the certificate is redeemed according to the performance of the underlying index.
Details on the underlying as well as the current list of index members can be found on the website of the index provider STOXX Ltd.
This certificates complies with RCB's sustainability standards (PDF). Please note that these sustainability standards contain transition periods for the introduction of minimum exclusion criteria and thresholds.