Banks gear up for more green loans action

Frasers Property has sealed the first secured green loan from Singapore and southeast Asia, raising S$1.2bn ($876m). Bankers say this is only the beginning as borrowers in Asia slowly but steadily make the environment and sustainability their top priorities, writes Pan Yue.

  • By Pan Yue
  • 20 Sep 2018

Property developer Frasers’ five year deal, co-ordinated by BNP Paribas and ING, attracted four other participants: DBS, which was also the security agent, Maybank, Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp and United Overseas Bank (also the facility agent).

Unlike sustainable loans, where the margin can be reduced if the company ...

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