O-Bank (2023)

Signing Date 24 Aug 2021
Region of Headquarters: Asia-Oceania
Current EPFI Reporting Year/Period: 2023
Institutional Reporting: Link to Report

 

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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: 5

Equator Principles Category A1 B2 C3
Sector
Mining
Infrastructure
Oil & Gas
Power 2 1
Others 2
Region
Americas
Europe, Middle East & Africa
Asia Pacific 2 3
Country Designation
Designated Country 4
Non Designated Country 2 3
Both
Independent Review
Yes 2
No 3
Totals 2 3
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 Project Location(s) Year of Financial Close
1 SH Others Taiwan, China 2023
2 SA Power Taiwan, China 2023
3 EH Others Taiwan, China 2023
4 BH Power Taiwan, China 2023
5 SL Power Taiwan, China 2023

Project-Related Corporate Loans

Total number that reached Financial Close in the reporting period: 0

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.

Implementation of the Equator Principles

Comprehensive Policies and Structure for Implementation

To implement environmental and social risk assessment strategy from the Equator Principles, O-Bank has established comprehensive structure and procedures for project finance in accordance with the Equator Principles.

Note: Social and environmental risk ratings for corporate lending are assigned by O-Bank’s Environmental and Social Risks Team, which is chaired by the Head of the Risk Management Division.

Further information about O-Bank´s implementation of the EPs is provided at: https://www.o-bank.com/about/govern/risk-management/equator-principles