Emerging Markets

  • SF Express to repay loan with bond

    SF Express to repay loan with bond

    Chinese delivery services company SF Express is planning to repay a HK$5bn ($640m) loan sealed in September 2019 with the proceeds of a longer tenor bond issued last week.

  • Central American bank woos UK to be new member

    Central American bank woos UK to be new member

    The Central American Bank for Economic Integration is hoping to persuade the UK government to join it as a shareholder, holding out the prospect that UK companies building infrastructure in central America might be able to gain preferential funding on attractive terms now enjoyed by Korean firms.

  • Loans in brief: February 21, 2020

    Drinks group C&C to sell US PPs as Irish firms return — Almarai feasts on $100m for MENA expansion — Lufthansa flies by Schuldschein market for short dated debt — Archer plots loan A&E — Greencoat UK draws debt for wind farm buy

  • Tanzania raises $1.46bn for railway project

    Tanzania raises $1.46bn for railway project

    Tanzania’s Ministry of Finance has raised a $1.46bn loan — its largest foreign loan to date — to finance the construction of a railway from Dar es Salaam to the centre of the country. The loan is being provided by a number of development banks and credit agencies.

  • Almarai feasts on $100m for MENA expansion

    Almarai feasts on $100m for MENA expansion

    Saudi Arabian food and beverage producer Almarai has secured a $100m loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) to support expansion in Egypt and Jordan.

  • China Forestry wraps up $145m loan

    China Forestry wraps up $145m loan

    China Forestry Group, a state-owned company that cultivates and manages forest reserves in the country, has closed its $145m loan with four banks.

Emerging markets loans news archive