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11 July 2019

Is Canadian PPP at risk of derailing?

Cracks are starting to appear in the Canadian PPP model and a new infrastructure bank may do little to halt aggressive shifts in risk towards the private sector.

05 July 2019

Finerge: Simplifying the project debt puzzle

First State Investments-owned Finerge’s recent Portuguese wind portfolio refinancing knocked around 100bp off the cost of debt and upped the tenor. But most significantly it is...

01 July 2019

Bioceanico: Step or stepping stone?

The recent Bioceanico highway securitisation is being held up as a benchmark for Paraguayan infrastructure finance – and it is. But is it the kind of easily replicable financing...

26 June 2019

Yunlin: A new benchmark – but not necessarily the benchmark

The 640MW Yunlin offshore wind project financing provides a more viable template for Taiwanese large-scale offshore wind than its precursor Formosa 1. But local content...

21 June 2019

Bapco: A lesson in going local

Bahrain Petroleum Company's ECA-backed financing for its Sitra refinery expansion held a surprise last month - the final ECA allocations were shaved significantly in favour of...

18 June 2019

European solar: A wider focus but funding questions remain

European solar is predicted to balloon again in the next two years. But with the move to merchant, a relatively seminal corporate PPA market, development of solar-plus-storage and...

17 June 2019

US LNG: Cheniere still setting the financing pace

Even in a US LNG market that is looking up, a familiar sponsor is responsible for the most recent crop of financing. So is the return of Cheniere to the debt market a sign of major...

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23 July 2019

IFM joins bidders for Hobart Airport

IFM Investors has mandated Morgan Stanley as financial advisor on a bid for MIRA’s 51% controlling stake in Hobart Airport. MIRA hired Credit Suisse earlier this...

23 July 2019

BEIS issues multiple UK energy policy proposals

The UK’s Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has released a wave of new energy-related policy proposals. The documents include proposals...

23 July 2019

Five bids for Tunisian 500MW solar tender

Tunisia’s Ministry for Energy, Mines and Renewable Energy has received five bids for the 500MW solar tender it launched in November 2018.The lowest bid –...

23 July 2019

Jefferies appoints new head of Latam DCM

Jefferies has appointed Juan Carlos Lorenzo as head of its Latam debt capital markets business. He joins from Goldman Sachs where he was also responsible for leading all...

23 July 2019

US Solar Fund makes first acquisition

US Solar Fund (USF) is making its first acquisition – the 128MWdc Milford Solar Project in Utah from Longroad Energy Partners. USF is providing $30 million of...

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22 July 2019

Libor, not rate rises, the biggest threat to hedging arrangements

Interest rate hedging arrangements are more vulnerable to Libor's replacement than rises in base rates. Proximo talks hedge mechanics with Cogswell Consulting's Ian Cogswell,...

15 July 2019

Portfolios wanted: New renewables vehicles seek lonely European assets

The supply of assets is nowhere near matching the wall of institutional debt and equity that wants to build renewables portfolios. Proximo talks supply and demand with Martin...

24 June 2019

Meet your ESG goals for pricing cuts

Banks are now offering infrastructure corporates pricing discounts if they meet their sustainability targets. Are the targets meaningful, and is there any reason why project...

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Proximo League table

Project finance MLA full 2019

Bank USDm No %
1 KFW 132m 1 89.1%
2 FMO Development Bank 16m 1 10.9%
3 Euler Hermes Aktiengesellschaft 0m 0 0%
4 Nordex 0m 0 0%
5 Genneia Vientos Patagonicos 0m 0 0%
6 Genneia Vientos del Sudamericanos 0m 0 0%
7 GIEK - The Norwegian Export Credit Guarantee Agency (GIEK) 0m 0 0%
8 Scatec Solar 0m 0 0%
9 Green Growth Fund 0m 0 0%

Project finance Lender full 2019

Bank USDm No %
1 Green Growth Fund 10m 1 100%


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