PCH Green Bond (IFC-42172)

  • Europe and Central Asia
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • International Finance Corporation (IFC)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Jan 16, 2019
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ProCredit Holding AG & Co.KGaA
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
  • Finance
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Ring Fence
  • Small & Medium Enterprises
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 91.62 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ IFC website

Updated in EWS Jul 5, 2019

Disclosed by Bank May 10, 2019

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Project Description

According to the Bank's website, this project invests in two green bonds to be issued by ProCredit. Proceeds of the bonds will be used for green financing activities that focus on energy efficiency, renewable energy, and environmentally-friendly measures. 

This project is categorised as FI-2; a medium-risk financial institution investment. 

People Affected By This Project

The Project will increase access to climate finance for SMEs in the ProCredit group's countries of operation and support the transition of the countries in the regions in which PCH operates from high to low carbon economies.

Environmental impact - The project will provide financing mainly for energy efficient measures, renewable energy and other environmentally friendly measures

Investment Description
  • International Finance Corporation (IFC)
Financial Intermediary
Contact Information

ProCredit Holding AG & Co. KGaA 
Martin Godemann 
Group Funding 
+49 (0)69 951 437 160 
ProCredit Holding AG & Co. KGaARohmerplatz 33 - 3760486 Frankfurt am Main, Germany 


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