African borrowers trickle into syndicated loan market

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By Mariam Meskin
15 Apr 2021

Amid a broader downturn in emerging market syndicated loans, several African issuers — including sovereigns — are seeking debt facilities from international lenders.

Since the start of the year, 43 syndicated loans with a value of $40.5bn have been raised across CEEMEA. That number is down from 96 in the same period last year, with a total value of $60bn.

Of the 43 loans raised this year, 10 have been from Africa, ...

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