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Guinea mining: DFI/ECA-backed loan boosts bauxite mine project
Guinea mining: DFI/ECA-backed loan boosts bauxite mine project
Aife Howse
3 June 2019

DFI loans and a direct loan from Canada’s EDC have enabled commercial banks to push the tenor on Guinea Alumina Corporation’s greenfield mining project financing.

Finding the right mix for African power projects
Finding the right mix for African power projects
Jonathan Bell
29 May 2019

African power generation is still dominated by a mix of hydro and coal, but renewables are finding good purchase in almost every country and at increasingly affordable scale and cost. Finding the right mix in a testing climate change environment though presents many challenges. Jonathan Bell assesses the landscape.

ECA debt: A financing tool to scale the delivery of SDGs
ECA debt: A financing tool to scale the delivery of SDGs
Hussein Sefian
29 May 2019

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are the talk of the export finance community - and beyond. But ECAs and banks need to align their SDGs to help fill the sector's $2.5 trillion a year financing gap in emerging markets.

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DCT Gdansk debt reaches close
17 June 2019

PSA International, the Polish Development Fund (PFR) and IFM Global Infrastructure Fund (GIF) – via borrowing vehicle Holbrook – reached f...

Nam Dinh 1 nears financial close on Sinosure-covered loan
17 June 2019

Sponsors of the $2.2 billion 1.2GW Nam Dinh 1 coal-fired power plant in Vietnam – Acwa Power and Taekwang Power – are expected to reach fi...

Oman closes UKEF-backed facility for three hospitals
17 June 2019

Oman’s Ministry of Finance closed a £510 million ($642 million) UKEF-backed facility last week to finance the construction of three hospit...

Red Electrica signs Hispasat acquisition facility
14 June 2019

Red Electrica Corporacion has raised a €500 million ($560 million) credit line to back its €949 million acquisition of an 89.68% stake in sa...

Mascarenhas joins ADB
14 June 2019

Sunil Mascarenhas – previously IFC supply chain finance advisor for Bangladesh, Vietnam and Mongolia – has joined the Asian Development Ba...