Category: Project Finance

Siemens Financial Services (SFS) Santo Domingo case study is published in Trade & Export Finance (TXF)

TXF features SFS’s case study on the multi-source project financing solution used to fund construction of the Dominican Republic’s Santo Domingo metro system – the first of its kind in the Caribbean islands. The case study examines the key role played by SFS and export credit agencies in securing project finance for Line 2 of …

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Siemens Financial Services' (SFS) Wolfgang Bischoff on Project Gemini cited in Recharge, IJ Global and Project Finance International

Following Project Gemini financial close, Wolfgang Bischoff Siemens Financial Services’ EMEA Head of Energy Investments spoke with leading renewables energy and project finance publications Recharge, IJ Global and Project Finance International about the record breaking EUR2.8 billion transaction and what it means to the developing offshore wind market. Mr Bischoff discusses how the project finance …

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Siemens Financial Services (SFS) secures 20 percent equity stake as EUR2.8 billion Project Gemini offshore wind project reaches financial close and sets new renewables record

Following Moorgate support, the announcement that Project Gemini – the largest project financed renewables energy deal on record – reached financial close was carried by Bloomberg, Reuters and the FT, as well as a number of leading specialist project finance and renewable energy publications. The FT article included a quotation by Siemens Financial Services explaining …

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Siemens Financial Services (SFS) scores a triple-whammy in Project Finance International’s ‘Deal of the Year’ awards

Siemens Financial Services kick-starts the New Year with a triple celebration as deals involving all three of its project & structured finance teams – Infrastructure and Cities & Industry, Healthcare, Energy – were winners in this year’s Project Finance International Deal of the Year awards. Following Moorgate’s communications support throughout the year, the Thameslink Project was …

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Siemens Financial Services' (SFS) Kirk Edelman reflects on the 2013 success stories in offshore wind

In the first RECHARGE magazine edition of 2014, Kirk Edelman, Head of Energy Financing for Siemens Financial Services, talks about the successes of 2013 in offshore wind despite the political challenges the industry faced in the UK and Germany – the two leading offshore wind countries. To read the full article, please click here

Siemens Financial Services (SFS) explains how “Captives Unlock Their Potential” for Infrastructure Investor

With the structures of project finance funding evolving in the post-crisis environment, captive financiers such as Siemens Financial Services play a vital partnership role, working together with both banks and institutional investors. Acting as a catalyst, captives can help these new market entrants – the institutional investors – understand project risk and gain the confidence …

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Siemens Financial Services (SFS) features in this month’s Partnerships Bulletin Q&A: “Making the Thameslink”

With evolving project financing structures and the current financial climate making investors wary of taking on risk, there is a real need for investors to partner together in order to share expertise and manage risks effectively in project finance. Roland Chalons-Browne, CEO of Siemens Financial Services, discusses the challenges and opportunities seen in the project …

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Natixis announces second infra-debt partnership

Further to the news that Natixis signed an agreement with French insurer CNP Assurances – in which the French investment bank will originate and source infrastructure debt for the institutional investor – Moorgate oversaw the distribution of the announcement and ensured it was covered in all of the specialist project finance titles. The news was …

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Captives to the rescue – Siemens Financial Services (SFS) in Environmental Finance

The need for investment in the renewable energy sector has never been greater. But such demand is not currently matched by funding supply. Indeed, the public sector is restricted by austerity measures, banks are increasingly constrained when it comes to longer-term lending, and although investors’ appetite for renewables is growing, they remain wary of technology …

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Natixis discusses South Kent wind project in Inspiratia

Following the announcement that Natixis recently acted as a Mandated Lead Arranger and interest rate hedge provider for the South Kent Wind project (in Ontario, Canada), Geoffrey Lehv, vice president of Natixis Global Infrastructure and Projects for the Americas, was interviewed by Inspiratia. In the subsequent article, he shed light on the structure of the …

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