Africa Finance Corporation

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31 Mar: 2019

Investment Coalition
  • AFC closes its inaugural Samurai Bond, the Corporation first Asian currency denominated loan facility, raising US$233 million and JPY 1 billion
  • AFC issues US$650 million Eurobond, which enjoys strong over-subscriptions across multiple geographies following roadshow in London, Hong Kong, Singapore, the UAE and United States
  • Mauritania and Mauritius become member states of AFC, reflecting the Corporation’s expansion of its investment footprint across Africa
  • AFC invests US$174 million in a 44MW hydro-electric power and transmission project in Côte d’Ivoire
  • AFC, in its role as Sole Mandated Lead Arranger, successfully closes a EUR577 million debt financing facility for Côte d’Ivoire’s Société Ivoirienne de Raffinage