Actis portfolio company Atlas Renewable Energy has closed financing for a 359MW solar project in Brazil
The US International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) and Shell Foundation today announced a new collaboration to bring affordable renewable energy to more than 5 million people in low-income areas of Africa and Asia by 2025
Chiyoda City, Tokyo-headquartered Dai-ichi Life Insurance purchased the entire education bond from Asian Development Bank (ADB) – the multilateral’s first in the sector.
Qatar Petroleum has taken the final investment decision on developing the North Field East (NFE) project – the world’s largest LNG project.
UK government advised lenders not to extend Libor loans from this April, with the benchmark slated to be phased out completely by the end of the year
Jörg Motel has stepped up to the role of global head of product management trade finance at Commerzbank, operating out of the Frankfurt office
Committee Chairs from the Welsh Parliament, Scottish Parliament and House of Commons will tomorrow share their experiences of the common frameworks programme to date, with the House of Lords Common Frameworks Scrutiny Committee
Philippines' Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has tapped the Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) for the financing of up to 300 sanitary landfills across the country
Kenya Power and Lighting Company (KPLC) has launched a call for tenders for the hybridisation of 23 diesel mini-grids with plans to retire diesel generation with solar and wind power
Australia’s oldest bank Westpac has started the search for a buyer for it’s superannuation business BT Super as a part of its strategy to off load non-core assets to focus on banking
Asian Development Bank (ADB), Danish development finance institution Investment Fund for Developing Countries (IFU) and DCDC Healthcare Services (DCDC) signed agreements for a combined $21.5 million in equity to increase DCDC’s capacity to provide renal treatment services in India.
Three DFIs have signed with Dubai-based solar developer Yellow Door Energy a $31.2 million debt package for an eight-strong solar power plant portfolio comprising 48.3MW of installed power capacity
The EBRD has signed with Tunisia's energy utility STEG a €300 million loan to support Tunisia’s energy sector through the Covid-19 pandemic
The world's first digital trade finance bank based in the UAE – Anglo-Gulf Trade Bank (AGTB) – has chosen Fenergo, a provider of digital Client Lifecycle Management solutions (CLM) to deploy its CLM platform.
KfW IPEX has made up infrastructure veteran Christian Bevc to global head of its syndications and treasury division.
Development finance institutions are responding to the coup d'état that started on Monday morning in Myanmar
The DBSA has issued a €200 million bond through a private placement with the French Development Agency
The government of Barbados and Grantley Adams International Airport have announced that the RFP for the concession to expand and improve operations at the airport will not be launched before April 2021 due to the impact of COVID-19
President Joseph R Biden has named Enoh T Ebong as the acting director of the US Trade and Development Agency
IDB Invest has signed a deal to support a group of Chilean power producers affected by a power price freeze through the securitization of receivables