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AES issues bond for Argentine wind to bridge DFI debt

AES Argentina Generación, AES Corp's local subsidiary, has issued a $48.4 million, short-term corporate bond to finance a wind project in the country, amid a standstill in commercial bank lending

AIIB, Clifford Capital establish securitisation platform

Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank and Clifford Capital have established Bayfront Infrastructure Management – a platform to mobilise institutional capital for infrastructure debt in Asia

EIB lends on Spanish wind complex

The European Investment Bank will lend €50 million to a joint venture between Iberdrola and Caja Rural de Navarra to fund ta 111MW wind complex in Spain

ADB signals sustained push in PPP transaction advisory

The Asian Development Bank has invited consultancy firms to express their interest in joining a panel of technical advisers on solar and battery PPP projects

EBRD backs Egyptian renewables integration project

The EBRD has signed with the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company a €182.9 million loan to strengthen Egypt's national grid and connect renewable energy projects

Condor debt - the KfW IPEX ticket

KfW IPEX-Bank has revealed the size of the loan it provided to finance Mainstream Renewable Power’s 571MW Condor wind and solar portfolio in Chile

AfDB approves loan for Mozambique LNG

The African Development Bank has approved a $400 million loan for the $25 billion Area 1 Mozambique LNG project in the Rovuma Basin offshore Mozambique

Chilean road concession attracts interest

The reauctioning of Chilean road Talca-Chillan section of Route 5 has attracted interest from 22 companies

China Merchants Port to buy portfolio of global terminals

China Merchants Port’s board of directors announced on 25 November that the company signed an agreement with French container shipper CMA CGM regarding a proposed $955 million acquisition of a portfolio of terminal

DFIs finance Mexican solar portfolio

The IFC and the North American Development Bank have agreed to finance a 376MW solar portfolio developed by Infraestructura Energética Nova in Mexico

Yinson refinances debt on Ghana FPSO

Malaysian infrastructure developer Yinson Holdings has signed with a club of 13 banks a $800 million refinancing of its floating, production, storage, and offloading (FPSO) project off the coast of Ghana

Gibson steps down from KfW IPEX role

Duncan Gibson has stepped down from his role as vice-president in the syndications team at KfW IPEX bank

EBRD mulls loan for Ukrainian municipal solid waste project

The EBRD is considering a €14.5 million ($16 million) loan to Polygon TPV to finance the first new engineered landfill and new material recovery facility (MRF) project in the east of Ukraine

Deadline for Dhaka Bypass advisory tender

The deadline is tomorrow (20 November 2019) for consulting firms to express their interest in advising the Bangladeshi implementing authority and the Asian Development Bank on the $412 million Dhaka Bypass – a brownfield project to alleviate congestion in the capital city

Bahrain LNG nears first imports

Teekay LNG partners has disclosed that it expects the Bahrain LNG project to begin operations before the end of 2019, following a number of delays

AfDB signs RPA with Absa Bank

The African Development Bank has signed an unfunded $250 million risk participation agreement (RPA) with South African lender Absa Bank

AfDB invests in African Finance Corporation

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has signed a $50 million equity investment into fellow regional multilateral African Finance Corporation (AFC), and will take a seat on the board with other DFI shareholders

BRICS Bank funds Vale's rail and port in Brazil

The New Development Bank (NDB), also known as the BRICS Bank, has approved a $300 million loan to Brazilian mining company Vale to implement improvements to a railroad and a port