FirstRand Limited (1 Jan 2023 to 30 Jun 2023)

Adoption Date: 13 Jul 2009
Region of Headquarters: Middle East & Africa
Current EPFI Reporting Year/Period: 1 Jan 2023 to 30 Jun 2023
Institutional Reporting: Link to Report - Link to Additional Report

 

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Further information on this EPFI may be obtained through the Institutional Reporting hyperlink.

Project Finance Advisory Services

Total number mandated in the reporting period: 0

Project Finance Transactions

Total number that reached Financial Close in the reporting period: 8

Equator Principles Category A1 B2 C3
Sector
Mining
Infrastructure 2
Oil & Gas
Power
Others 6
Region
Americas
Europe, Middle East & Africa 2 6
Asia Pacific
Country Designation
Designated Country 4
Non Designated Country 2 6
Both
Independent Review
Yes 2
No 6
Totals 2 6
1

Category A – Projects with potential significant adverse environmental and social risks and/or impacts that are diverse, irreversible or unprecedented.

2

Category B – Projects with potential limited adverse environmental and social risks and/or impacts that are few in number, generally site-specific, largely reversible and readily addressed through mitigation measures.

3

Category C – Projects with minimal or no adverse environmental and social risks and/or impacts.

4

Designated Countries are those countries deemed to have robust environmental and social governance, legislation systems and institutional capacity designed to protect their people and the natural environment.

Project-related Refinance & Project-related Acquisition For Project Finance

This information is required under EP4. EP4 applies for those transactions mandated after 1 October 2020 and that have reached Financial Close by the end of the period being reported.

Project Name Reporting For Project Finance (And Project-related Refinance & Project-related Acquisition Finance For Project Finance)

No. Project Name Sector Country(s) Year of Financial Close
1 Msenge IPP Power South Africa 2023
2 PX Precinct Development Others South Africa 2023
3 Isando Data Centre Others South Africa 2023
4 Castle IPP Power South Africa 2023
5 Sagewood Development Others South Africa 2023
6 Portstone Development Others South Africa 2023
7 Coral Clove Development Others South Africa 2023
8 Brooklyn House Others South Africa 2023

Project-Related Corporate Loans

Total number that reached Financial Close in the reporting period: 1

Equator Principles Category A1 B2 C3
Sector
Mining 1
Infrastructure
Oil & Gas
Power
Others
Region
Americas
Europe, Middle East & Africa 1
Asia Pacific
Country Designation
Designated Country 4
Non Designated Country 1
Both
Independent Review
Yes 1
No
Totals 1
1

Category A – Projects with potential significant adverse environmental and social risks and/or impacts that are diverse, irreversible or unprecedented.

2

Category B – Projects with potential limited adverse environmental and social risks and/or impacts that are few in number, generally site-specific, largely reversible and readily addressed through mitigation measures.

3

Category C – Projects with minimal or no adverse environmental and social risks and/or impacts.

4

Designated Countries are those countries deemed to have robust environmental and social governance, legislation systems and institutional capacity designed to protect their people and the natural environment.

Project-related Refinance & Project-related Acquisition For Project-related Corporate Loans

This information is required under EP4. EP4 applies for those transactions mandated after 1 October 2020 and that have reached Financial Close by the end of the period being reported.

Project Name Reporting For Project-related Corporate Loans (And Project-related Refinance & Project-related Acquisition For Project-related Corporate Loans)

No. Project Name Sector Country(s) Year of Financial Close
1 Mintails Mining South Africa 2023

Implementation of the Equator Principles

FirstRand´s EP Implementation Reporting  is detailed in their Environmental and Social Risk Performance report available at: https://www.firstrand.co.za/media/investors/policies-and-practice/pdf/firstrand-environmental-and-social-risk-performance-2023.pdf