The owners of VINCI Park have mandated the bookrunners for a capital markets refinancing of the acquisition debt and are aiming for an issuance in late October or November, IJGlobal has learnt
The 1,320MW Safi independent power producer (IPP) project in Morocco will be the largest privately developed power plant in Africa to sign financing agreements this year
The £48 million ($80 million) bond issue by Speyside Renewable Energy Finance is the first UK government-guaranteed bond issue for a renewables project
The $2.3 billion I-4 Ultimate PPP, the largest availability payment based transaction in the US to date, sees the return of tight pricing on US transport PPPs, and significant funding support from FDOT
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Project Finance League Tables H1 2014
|Rank||Company||Total US$ m||Transactions||Market Share (%)|
|1||Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group||3,594.46||39||6.73|
|2||Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group||3,268.79||38||6.12|
|3||Commonwealth Bank of Australia||2,671.26||17||5.00|
|4||Australia and New Zealand Banking Group||2,360.39||14||4.42|
|6||Mizuho Financial Group||1,845.21||17||3.45|
|7||National Australia Bank||1,793.05||12||3.36|
|8||Credit Agricole Group||1,789.73||27||3.35|
|TOTALS:||US$ 22,602.34 m||223||42 %|