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Supporting the green transition with innovative electric vehicle batteries & accelerator products
In May, BASF issued the first green bond in the European chemicals sector with the help of Societe Generale. Proceeds will be used for several green projects, including the production of electric vehicle batteries and accelerator products.
Supporting the green transition with innovative electric vehicle batteries & accelerator products
How a corporation accelerates its green commitment with a Green Line Facility? Example with Elecnor
Elecnor, the Spanish infrastructure, energy and telecommunications group, has recently entrusted Societe Generale to act as fronting and issuing bank of its first Eur70 million green guarantee facility.
How a corporation accelerates its green commitment with a Green Line Facility? Example with Elecnor
Success of the first Covid-19 Covered Bond issue in support of French public hospitals
SFIL, through its Covered Bonds issuer CAFFIL, successfully launched a social bond issue of one billion euros with a five-year maturity. Supported by Societe Generale, the proceeds of this first Covid-19 related bond will be used to finance public hospitals, whose additional costs linked to the current health crisis are constantly increasing.
Success of the first Covid-19 Covered Bond issue in support of French public hospitals
Social bonds leapfrog green as Covid-19 crisis catalyses investor interest
Unédic issued its first Social Bond to a welcoming market that was undeterred by the lack of a government guarantee for France’s social security agency and enthused by a format that is rapidly becoming as popular as green bonds.
Social bonds leapfrog green as Covid-19 crisis catalyses investor interest
Marubeni harnesses sun and wind to power a lower-carbon future in Asia
Marubeni sponsored two first-of-a-kind renewable energy projects, including an offshore windfarm in Japan and a floating solar project in Taiwan, expanding its renewable energy generation business and contributing to energy transition in the region.
Marubeni harnesses sun and wind to power a lower-carbon future in Asia
Neoen successfully launches the first ever Green Convertible Bond issue in Europe
Neoen announced the launch of the first ever Green Convertible Bond in Europe (“OCEANE verte”), maturing in 2025 and for a nominal amount of 170 million euros. Accompanied by Societe Generale, this announcement is another step forward in strengthening Neoen’s commitment to be at the forefront of sustainable finance.
Neoen successfully launches the first ever Green Convertible Bond issue in Europe
Delivering to hungry investors
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Delivering to hungry investors
Societe Generale joins EBRD in financing Izmir metro
Izmir, Turkey’s third-largest city, is receiving a new funding boost, despite the coronavirus pandemic, as Societe Generale is joining the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) in financing the expansion of the city’s metro network.
Societe Generale joins EBRD in financing Izmir metro
The Spanish State Finance Agency updates its Social Bond framework and issues its first bond to address the consequences of the Covid-19 pandemic
Instituto de Crédito Oficial recently expanded its Social Bond Framework to bolster its committment to those sectors identified as a priority due to their social, cultural, innovative or environmental significance.
The Spanish State Finance Agency updates its Social Bond framework and issues its first bond to address the consequences of the Covid-19 pandemic
Fnac Darty benefits from the support of the French government... and its French banks
Fnac Darty Group is the first major French company to benefit from the State Guaranteed Loan facility for an amount of 500 million euros. It is strengthening its liquidity to cope with the crisis and prepare for the recovery of its activities.
Fnac Darty benefits from the support of the French government... and its French banks
FCC MedioAmbiente joins the green bond market to further protect the environment
FCC Medioambiente, one of the largest environmental services in the world, successfully joined the green bond market last December with an inaugural senior unsecured 1.1bn euro dual tranche.
FCC MedioAmbiente joins the green bond market to further protect the environment
Siemens Gamesa finances itself in green to combat climate change
Siemens Gamesa finances itself in green to combat climate change
Connecting global investors to Tokyo’s booming commercial real estate market
Space-starved Tokyo’s commercial real estate market is known as one of the region’s most robust, in-demand and lucrative investment destinations.
Connecting global investors to Tokyo’s booming commercial real estate market
EDP steps up renewable energy
Energias de Portugal Group (EDP), Portugal’s largest utility provider, reaffirmed its commitment to the environment with the issuance, last September, of its third green bond in a row.
EDP steps up renewable energy
Ivory Coast will host one of the largest drinkable water plants in West Africa
Around 30% of daily water consumption of Abidjan in 2025 will be supplied by a new potable water plant.
Ivory Coast will host one of the largest drinkable water plants in West Africa
Enel electrifies sustainability market with inaugural green-linked bond and swap
Enel has raised US$1.5 billion from a five-year bond that has broken new ground for environment-linked financing.
Enel electrifies sustainability market with inaugural green-linked bond and swap
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