Sunday August 20, 2017 16:33

FINANCING Press Releases

Preliminary Ratings Assigned To Five Classes From KKR CLO 10 Ltd. In Connection With Proposed Stcoks—10 Aug 17

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) Aug. 9, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today assignedits preliminary ratings to the class A-R, B-R, C-R, D-R, and E-R replacementnotes from KKR CLO 10 Ltd., a collateralized loan obligation (CLO) originallyissued in

Project Signing: World Bank Helps Bangladesh Improve Water and Sanitation Services in Stcoks—07 Aug 17

DHAKA, August 6, 2017 – The government of Bangladesh today signed an additional $47.50 million financing agreement with the World Bank to continue construction of new water infrastructure in Chittagong, and provide access to safe water to around

Kosovo and World Bank Sign Loan Agreements for Two Job-Creation Projects Stcoks—03 Aug 17

PRISTINA, August 2, 2017 — Today the Minister of Finance of the Republic of Kosovo, Avdullah Hoti, and the World Bank Country Manager for Kosovo, Marco Mantovanelli, signed financing agreements for the implementation of two new projects, worth

Georgia: World Bank Approved $50 Million in Financing of Second Programmatic Private Sector Stcoks—01 Aug 17

WASHINGTON, July 31, 2017— The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors approved on July 31st, 2017, $50 million in financing to Georgia for the Second Programmatic Private Sector Competitiveness Development Policy Operation. The aim of this

Gulf Petrochem Group Closes US$150m Financing Deal Stcoks—31 Jul 17

- The Group plans to tap the Islamic Finance and Sukuk markets in Asia with focus on Indonesia and Malaysia for future potential funding Gulf Petrochem Group (GP) has successfully raised US$ 150 million from a group of international and local financial

IMF Executive Board Approves Proposal for a New Policy Coordination Stcoks—27 Jul 17

On July 14, 2017 the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved the establishment of a new non-financing Policy Coordination Instrument (PCI) to further strengthen the Global Financial Safety Net (GFSN) and enhance the

Lao PDR to Improve Water Resources Management Stcoks—27 Jul 17

VIENTIANE, July 26, 2017 – The Ministry of Finance and the World Bank today signed an agreement for financing support of $25 million of additional funding for the Mekong Integrated Water Resources Management (MIWRM) Project. This additional support

Uganda Economic Update: Can Public-Private Partnerships Bridge the Infrastructure Finance Stcoks—26 Jul 17

KAMPALA, July 25, 2017 – The Uganda Economic Update released by the World Bank today shows the country currently with a shortfall of nearly $1.4 billion in financing per year, equivalent to 6.5 percent of its Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Uganda

Rating Assigned To One Class From CIFC Funding 2014-III Ltd. In Connection With Stcoks—25 Jul 17

CENTENNIAL (S&P Global Ratings) July 21, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its rating to the class A-R replacement notes from CIFC Funding 2014-III Ltd., a collateralized loan obligation originally issued in July 2014 that is managed by

Ratings Assigned To Five Classes From Vibrant CLO II Ltd. In Connection With Stcoks—25 Jul 17

CENTENNIAL (S&P Global Ratings) July 24, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its ratings to the class A-1b-R, A-2a-R, A-2b-R, B-R, and C-R replacement notes from Vibrant CLO II Ltd., a collateralized loan obligation (CLO) originally issued in

Results of the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailands (EGAT) 20-Year bond issuance after Stcoks—24 Jul 17

Mr. Suwit Rojanavanich, Director General of the Public Debt Management Office (PDMO), has announced on July 18, 2017 that the Ministry of Finance has proceeded with financing the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) in the amount of 6,000

Preliminary Ratings Assigned To Six Classes From ALM X Ltd./ALM X LLC In Connection With Proposed Stcoks—14 Jul 17

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) July 13, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its preliminary ratings to the class A-X, A-1-R, A-2-R, B-R, C-R, and D-R replacement notes from ALM X Ltd./ALM X LLC, a collateralized loan obligation (CLO)

Government of Afghanistan Signs $482.3 million New Financing Stcoks—13 Jul 17

KABUL, July 12, 2017—The Afghanistan's Ministry of Finance today signed a financing package of $482.3 million in grants with the World Bank to help the country through a difficult phase in its struggle to end poverty. It signals a long-term

Preliminary Ratings Assigned To 7 Octagon Investment Partners XV Ltd. Classes In Connection With Stcoks—13 Jul 17

CHARLOTTESVILLE (S&P Global Ratings) July 12, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its preliminary ratings to the class X-R, A-1A-R, A-1B-R, B-R, C-R, D-R, and E-R replacement notes from Octagon Investment Partners XV Ltd., a collateralized

United Kingdom and Canada Contribute to the Global Financing Facility for Every Woman Every Stcoks—12 Jul 17

LONDON – The Global Financing Facility (GFF) in support of Every Woman Every Child welcomes the United Kingdom (UK) Department for International Development's first £30 million commitment and the government of Canada's additional Can$20

New Financing to Improve Efficiency and Improve Capacity at Port of Dar es Stcoks—03 Jul 17

DAR ES SALAAM, July 2, 2017 – The capacity of the Port of Dar es Salaam will be increased to 25 million tons over the next seven years following the World Bank Board of Executive Directors' approval of a $345 million credit and a $12 million grant

InVent invests in Digio, the no. 1 mPOS startup in Thailand Telecom—30 Jun 17

InVent, a VC arm of Intouch Holdings Public Company Limited (SET: INTUCH) has invested in Series A financing round of payment and e-wallet technology startup Digio (Thailand) Co., Ltd. Digio and Intouch aim to tap onto the rapidly growing e-payment

China Automation Group #CCC# Rating Affirmed On Refinancing Initiatives, Uncertain Business Stcoks—27 Jun 17

On June 27, 2017, S&P Global Ratings affirmed its 'CCC' long-term corporate credit rating on China Automation Group Ltd. (CAG). The outlook is negative. At the same time, we affirmed our cnCCC long-term Greater China regional scale rating on CAG. We

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Company MachineVantage Launches with Financing from IT—27 Jun 17

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning company MachineVantage has been funded by IRI and Unilever Ventures. MachineVantage applies AI and ML powered algorithms focused exclusively on marketing, and product innovation. Focused on consumer product

Vietnam to Benefit from Better Access to Markets and Protection of Coastal Stcoks—23 Jun 17

$300 million new financing aims to improve connectivity in Central Highlands and create more jobs in coastal provinces Washington, June 22, 2017 – Vietnam will benefit from $300 million in new financing that will support its efforts to improve

Kyrgyz Republic to Improve Water and Sanitation Services, with World Bank Stcoks—23 Jun 17

WASHINGTON, June 22, 2017 – More than 100,000 people living in 52 villages across the Kyrgyz Republic are expected to benefit from improved access to quality water and sanitation services, thanks to US$ 36 million in additional financing for the

Ratings Assigned To 2 Classes From Ares XXVII CLO Ltd. In Connection With Stcoks—23 Jun 17

CENTENNIAL (S&P Global Ratings) June 22, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its ratings to the class X-R and A-1-R replacement notes from Ares XXVII CLO Ltd, a collateralized loan obligation (CLO) originally issued in July 2013 that is

Oasis Outsourcing Holdings Inc. #B# Rating Affirmed On Acquisition And Refinancing Outlook Stcoks—16 Jun 17

CHICAGO (S&P Global Ratings) June 15, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today affirmed its 'B' corporate credit rating on West Palm Beach, Fla.-based Oasis Outsourcing Holdings Inc. The outlook is stable. At the same time, we assigned our 'B' issue-level

Preliminary Ratings Assigned To Four Classes From Greywolf CLO IV, Ltd. In Connection With Proposed Stcoks—15 Jun 17

CENTENNIAL (S&P Global Ratings) June 14, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its preliminary ratings to the class A-1-R, A-2-R, B-R, and C-R replacement notes from Greywolf CLO IV Ltd., a collateralized loan obligation (CLO) originally issued

Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority $160.515 Million Bonds Issue K Series 2017 Assigned Stcoks—14 Jun 17

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) June 13, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its ratings to Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority's (MEFA's) $160.515 million education loan revenue bonds issue K series 2017 (AMT) (see list). The note

Puerto Rico Sales Tax Financing Corp Subordinated Sales Tax Bonds Downgraded To #D# From #CC# On Stcoks—14 Jun 17

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) June 13, 2017--S&P Global Ratings has lowered its rating on Puerto Rico Sales Tax Financing Corp.'s (COFINA) subordinated sales tax bonds to 'D' from 'CC' on nondisbursement by the trustee of scheduled monthly

World Bank Announces +$500 million Afghanistan Financing Stcoks—14 Jun 17

WASHINGTON, June 13, 2017—The World Bank today announced a financing package for Afghanistan of more than $500 million to help the country through a difficult phase in its struggle to end poverty and to signal a long-term commitment to the

Seven Preliminary Ratings Assigned To Highbridge Loan Management 5-2015 Ltd. In Connection With Stcoks—13 Jun 17

CENTENNIAL (S&P Global Ratings) June 12, 2017--S&P Global Ratings todayassigned its preliminary ratings to the class A-R, B-1-R, B-2-R, C-1-R, C-2-R,D-1-R, and D-2-R replacement notes from Highbridge Loan Management 5-2015 Ltd.,a collateralized

IDA Aims to Boost Togos Economy, Support a Vibrant Private Sector Stcoks—07 Jun 17

Lome, Togo, June 6, 2017—World Bank Group Vice President of Development Finance, Axel van Trotsenburg, met with government officials in Lome today to discuss opportunities for the country to access significantly higher levels of financing from the

Michael Baker International LLC Downgraded To #B-# From #B+# On Heightened Refinancing Outlook Stcoks—06 Jun 17

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) June 5, 2017--S&P Global Ratings said today that it has lowered its corporate credit rating on Pittsburgh-based Michael Baker International LLC to 'B-' from 'B+'. The outlook is developing. At the same time, we