Thursday April 27, 2017 22:01

FINANCING Press Releases

World Bank Supports Bangladesh in Modernizing the Power Sector Stcoks—27 Apr 17

WASHINGTON, April 26, 2017—The World Bank today approved $59 million in financing to help Bangladesh meet the increasing demand for electricity by improving the reliability and efficiency of the entire power system, from electricity generation to

Preliminary Rtgs Assigned To 2 Classes From Octagon Investment Partners XIV Ltd. In Connection With Stcoks—21 Apr 17

CENTENNIAL (S&P Global Ratings) April 20, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its preliminary ratings to the class X-R, A-1a-R, A-1b-R, A-2-R, B-R, C-R, D-R, and E-R replacement notes from Octagon Investment Partners XIV Ltd., a

Ratings Assigned to Five Classes From Atrium IX In Connection with Stcoks—21 Apr 17

CENTENNIAL (S&P Global Ratings) April 20, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its ratings to the class A-R, B-R, C-R, D-R, and E-R replacement notes from Atrium IX, a collateralized loan obligation (CLO) originally issued in February 2013

Preliminary Ratings Assigned To Seven Neuberger Berman CLO XVII Ltd. Classes In Connection With Stcoks—20 Apr 17

CENTENNIAL (S&P Global Ratings) April 19, 2017--S&P Global Ratings todayassigned its preliminary ratings to the class X-R, A-R, B-1-R, B-2-R, C-R,D-R, and E-R replacement notes from Neuberger Berman CLO XVII Ltd., acollateralized loan obligation

World Bank/Bolivia: More than 33,000 households will benefit from the Rural Partnerships II Stcoks—19 Apr 17

WASHINGTON, April 17, 2017 – The World Bank Board of Directors approved US$100 million in additional financing for productive rural partnerships, which will benefit nearly 33,500 households. In this new phase, the Rural Partnerships II Project

Addressing Refugee Crises in Middle-Income Countries - Lessons from the Global Concessional Stcoks—19 Apr 17

WASHINGTON, April 18, 2017 –. Middle-income countries (MICs) currently host roughly six million refugees, with over 80 percent of them in the Middle East and North Africa and in Turkey. But even as they perform this global public good,

Bangladesh and World Bank Partner together to Strengthen E-governance and Improve Dhaka#s Air Stcoks—19 Apr 17

DHAKA, April 18, 2017 – The government of Bangladesh today signed two additional financing agreements totaling $74 million with the World Bank to improve the country's e-government services across its agencies, as well as improve air quality of

Ratings Assigned To Four Classes From Voya CLO 2013-3 Ltd. In Connection With Stcoks—19 Apr 17

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) April 18, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its ratings to the class A-1-R, A-2-R, B-R, and C-R replacement notes from Voya CLO 2013-3 Ltd., a collateralized loan obligation (CLO) originally issued in 2013 that

Ratings Assigned To Carlyle Global Market Strategies Euro CLO 2015-1 After Stcoks—18 Apr 17

LONDON (S&P Global Ratings) April 18, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its credit ratings to the class A1-A-R, A1-B-R, A2-A-R, A2-B-R, B-R, and C-R notes from Carlyle Global Market Strategies Euro CLO 2015-1 DAC, a collateralized loan

Ratings Assigned To Five Classes From BlueMountain CLO 2013-4 Ltd. In Connection With Stcoks—18 Apr 17

CENTENNIAL (S&P Global Ratings) April 17, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its ratings to the class A-R, B-1-R, B-2-R, C-R, and D-R replacement notes from BlueMountain CLO 2013-4 Ltd., a U.S. collateralized loan obligation (CLO) originally

Barminco Holdings Ratings Raised To #B# With Stable Outlook On Completed R New Senior Secured Notes Stcoks—12 Apr 17

- Barminco has completed its refinancing task with an issue comprising US$350 million of senior secured notes maturing in 2022, which removed the refinancing risk that previously constrained the ratings. - As a result, we are raising the issuer credit

MIE Holdings Corp. Downgraded To #CCC# From #B-# On Heightened Refinancing Outlook Stcoks—11 Apr 17

HONG KONG (S&P Global Ratings) April 11, 2017--S&P Global Ratings said today that it had lowered its long-term corporate credit rating on MIE Holdings Corp. to 'CCC' from 'B-'. The outlook is negative. We also lowered our long-term issue rating

Preliminary Ratings Assigned To Five Classes From Atrium IX In Connection With Proposed Stcoks—11 Apr 17

CENTENNIAL (S&P Global Ratings) April 10, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its preliminary ratings to the class A-R, B-R, C-R, D-R, and E-R replacement notes from Atrium IX, a collateralized loan obligation (CLO) originally issued in

Ratings On Port of Brisbane#s Financing Company QPH Finance Co. Pty Ltd. Affirmed At #BBB#; Outlook Stcoks—31 Mar 17

SYDNEY (S&P Global Ratings) March 31, 2017--S&P Global Ratings said today that it had affirmed its 'BBB' issuer credit and issue ratings on Port of Brisbane's (PoB) financing company QPH Finance Co. Pty Ltd. and the port's related debt. The

PFS Financing Corp. $300 Million Notes Series 2017-A Assigned Preliminary Stcoks—31 Mar 17

SAN FRANCISCO (S&P Global Ratings) March 30, 2017--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its preliminary ratings to PFS Financing Corp.'s $300 million premium finance asset-backed floating-rate notes series 2017-A (see list). The note issuance is an

Barminco Holdings Pty Ltd. Ratings Placed On CreditWatch Positive On Progress In Refinancing Stcoks—23 Mar 17

MELBOURNE(S&P Global Ratings) March 23, 2017--S&P Global Ratings said today that it had placed the 'B-' issuer credit rating on Australian hard-rock contract mining company Barminco Holdings Pty Ltd. (Barminco) on CreditWatch with positive

World Bank approves new financing to support affordable housing in Stcoks—21 Mar 17

WASHINGTON, March 20, 2017— The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors has approved $450 million in financing to support the Government of Indonesia's efforts to expand access to affordable housing for low-income families. Part of the financing

Tanzania is a Frontrunner for Scaled Up Resources from World Bank Group Stcoks—21 Mar 17

DAR ES SALAAM, March 20, 2017 — Today World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim announced that Tanzania will be able to access up to $2.4 billion in concessional financing over the next three years, an increase of half a billion dollars over previous

PT Japfa Comfeed Indonesia Rating Placed On CreditWatch Positive On Prospective Refinancing, Stcoks—20 Mar 17

SINGAPORE (S&P Global Ratings) March 20, 2017--S&P Global Ratings placed its 'B+' long-term corporate credit rating and our 'axBB' long-term ASEAN regional scale on PT Japfa Comfeed Indonesia Tbk. on CreditWatch with positive implications. At the

Krungsri-BTMU synergy supports SCCCs strategic regional expansion with USD 1.1 billion end-to-end Stcoks—17 Mar 17

Krungsri (Bank of Ayudhya PCL and its business units), andThe Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd. (BTMU), both of which are members of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG), one of the world's largest financial groups, have worked hand-in-handin providing

Buena Park, CA Lease Revenue Bonds Assigned #AA# Rating On Very Strong Liquidity And Budgetary Stcoks—15 Mar 17

SAN FRANCISCO (S&P Global Ratings) March 14, 2017--S&P Global Ratings assigned its 'AA' long-term rating to the Buena Park Public Financing Authority, Calif.'s series 2017 lease revenue bonds, issued on behalf of the city of Buena Park. The

Lao PDR to Improve Trade and Business Environment Stcoks—14 Mar 17

VIENTIANE, MARCH 13, 2017 – Representatives of the Ministry of Industry and Commerce, the World Bank, and the Australian Embassy met today to officially launch the Additional Financing to the ongoing Second Trade Development Facility Project, which

World Bank Approves New Financing to Support Infrastructure Development across Stcoks—14 Mar 17

WASHINGTON, March 13, 2017— The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors approved on March 10, 2017, $100 million in financing that will enable subnational governments to scale up investments in infrastructure and improve the welfare of

Germany-Based Corrugated Board Producer Progroup Upgraded To #BB-# On Improving Financial Risk Stcoks—13 Mar 17

STOCKHOLM (S&P Global Ratings) March 13, 2017--S&P Global Ratings said today that it raised its long-term corporate credit rating on Germany-based containerboard and corrugated board producer Progroup AG and JH-Holding Finance S.A., a financing

JPI Announces Close of Financing for Jefferson Stadium Park General—13 Mar 17

JPI, a leader in the development of Class A multifamily housing, has announced the close of construction financing for Jefferson Stadium Park's Phase I, consisting of 371 luxury apartment homes and a 1.1-acre public park. The community is located on a

Bumble Bee Holdings Inc. Downgraded To #CCC# On Heightened Refinancing Risk And DOJ Ruling O Stcoks—08 Mar 17

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) March 7, 2017--S&P Global Ratings said today that it lowered its corporate credit rating on San Diego-based Bumble Bee Holdings Inc. to 'CCC' from 'B-'. The outlook is negative. At the same time, we lowered our

Ratings Assigned To Five Classes From Apidos CLO XV In Connection With Stcoks—08 Mar 17

CENTENNIAL (S&P Global Ratings) March 7, 2017--S&P Global Ratings todayassigned its ratings to the class A-1R, A-2AR, A-2BR, B-1R, and B-2Rreplacement notes from Apidos CLO XV, a collateralized loan obligation (CLO)originally issued in 2013 that

Vienna Initiative: New Working Group on Capital Markets Union for CESEE Stcoks—07 Mar 17

The Vienna Initiative has agreed to establish a Working Group on Capital Markets Union. This follows the European Union's push to strengthen capital markets which will have a major impact on financing of investment and sustaining growth in the Central,

Vienna Initiative: New Working Group on Capital Markets Union for CESEE Stcoks—07 Mar 17

Luxembourg, March 6, 2017 - The Vienna Initiative has agreed to establish a Working Group on Capital Markets Union. This follows the European Union's push to strengthen Capital Markets which will have a major impact on financing of investment and

Over Two Million Children in Kazakhstan to Benefit from Better Education with World Bank Stcoks—03 Mar 17

WASHINGTON, March 1, 2017 – The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors approved today US$67 million in financing to improve quality and equity in the primary and secondary education system in Kazakhstan. It is expected that over 2.6 million