KBC Group N.V. (2020)

Adoption Date: 27 Jan 2004
Country of Headquarters: Belgium
Region of Headquarters: Europe
Current EPFI Reporting Year/Period: 2020
Institutional Reporting: Link to 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: 18

Equator Principles Category A1 B2 C3
Sector
Mining
Infrastructure 1
Oil & Gas
Power 5 2
Others 10
Region
Americas
Europe, Middle East & Africa 6 12
Asia Pacific
Country Designation
Designated Country4 6 11
Non Designated Country 1
Independent Review
Yes 3
No 3 12
Totals 6 12
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. See list of Designated Countries.

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 Biggeorge 17 Real Estate Fund Others Hungary 2020
2 Biggeorge 20 Real Estate Fund Others Hungary 2020
3 Heliosys group Power Hungary 2020
4 Prima Energy sro (JRD) Power Hungary 2020
5 Wind aan de Stroom Power Belgium 2020
6 Storm Retie Power Belgium 2020
7 Wind for Wallonia 2 Power Germany 2020
8 A49 Autobahngesellschaft mbH & Co. KG Infrastructure Germany 2020
9 Kroningswind BV Power Netherlands 2020
10 Ovocné sady, s.r.o. Others Slovakia 2020
11 BG REI EOOD Others Bulgaria 2020
12 CTP Alpha, spol. s r.o. (B11 bldg) Others Czech Republic 2020
13 Trigema Projekt Braník s.r.o. Others Czech Republic 2020
14 CTRE Development s.r.o. Others Czech Republic 2020
15 Project Wooden/ Wooden SA Others Luxembourg 2020
16 Project de Hertogensite/ Resiterra NV & Nieuw Leuven NV Others Belgium 2020
17 Project Lake District/ Ghelamco Invest Others Belgium 2020
18 Project Malinas/ Alouette NV Others Belgium 2020

Project-Related Corporate Loans

Total number that reached Financial Close in the reporting period: 4

Equator Principles Category A1 B2 C3
Sector
Mining
Infrastructure 1
Oil & Gas
Power
Others 1 2
Region
Americas
Europe, Middle East & Africa 2 2
Asia Pacific
Country Designation
Designated Country4
Non Designated Country 2 2
Independent Review
Yes 2
No 2
Totals 2 2
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. See list of Designated Countries.

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)

Number of projects that were not disclosed as per the disclosure conditions specified in Annex B of the Principles: 4

Under EP4, project name reporting is encouraged for Project-Related Corporate Loans that have reached Financial Close and required for Project Finance transactions that have reached Financial Close.

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

Implementation of the Equator Principles

KBC´s implementation reporting is provided in their 2020 Sustainability Report and on their website.