Green for Growth Fund: A-Shares (EBRD-51440)

Regions
  • Europe and Central Asia
  • Middle East and North Africa
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Proposed
Bank Risk Rating
FI
Risk rating varies among banks and may refer only to the particular investment and not to the risk for the project as a whole. Projects marked 'U' have an 'Unknown' risk rating at the time of disclosure.
Voting Date
Nov 27, 2019
The estimate day the bank will vote on a proposed investment. The decision dates may change, so review updated project documents or contact the EWS team.
Borrower
Green for Growth Fund
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Finance
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Equity
The categories of the bank investment: loan, grant, etc.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 22.27 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Currency conversion note:
Bank reported EUR 20,000,000.00
Converted using 2019-10-23 exchange rate.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ EBRD website

Updated in EWS Nov 8, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Oct 23, 2019


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Project Description

According to bank documents, the proposed transaction is a re-investment of up to EUR 20 million in senior A-class shares of GGF.

The proceeds of EBRD's investment will be used for on-lending to financial and non-financial partner institutions ("PIs") in accordance with the Fund's investment guidelines. The loans to PIs are in the form of senior debt, subordinated debt and guarantees, and aim to fund Energy Efficiency ("EE"), Resource Efficiency ("RE") and renewable energy projects across the Fund's target region, including Southeast Europe, the East and South European Neighbourhood Region ("ENR")

Investment Description
  • European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
Contact Information

Lloyd Stevens
L.stevens@finance-in-motion.com
+49 (0)69 271 035 113
https://www.ggf.lu
Carl-von-Noorden-Platz 5, 60596 Frankfurt/Main, Germany

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