United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) (First Year Implementation)

Adoption Date: 20 Aug 2021
Region of Headquarters: Asia-Oceania
Current EPFI Reporting Year/Period: First Year Implementation (from 20 Aug 2021 (adoption date) to 31 Dec 2022)
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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: 7

Equator Principles Category A1 B2 C3
Sector
Mining 1
Infrastructure 1
Oil & Gas 1
Power 3 1
Others
Region
Americas
Europe, Middle East & Africa
Asia Pacific 1 5 1
Country Designation
Designated Country 4 2
Non Designated Country 1 3 1
Both
Independent Review
Yes 1 1
No 4 1
Totals 1 5 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 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 Project Augustus Mining Indonesia 2022
2 Project Sharon Oil & Gas Australia 2021
3 North East Link PPP Project Infrastructure Australia 2022
4 Large-scale Solar 4 (LSS4) Project Power Malaysia 2022
5 Perak Tengah LSS4 Project Power Malaysia 2022
6 Juru 15MW Power Malaysia 2022
7 Thailand Residential Rooftop Project Power Thailand 2022

Project-Related Corporate Loans

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

Equator Principles Category A1 B2 C3
Sector
Mining
Infrastructure
Oil & Gas
Power
Others 1
Region
Americas
Europe, Middle East & Africa
Asia Pacific 1
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 Project Jerome Others , Indonesia 2022

Implementation of the Equator Principles

UOB´s implementation reporting is provided in the UOB Group Sustainability Report 2021 (p.24) available at: https://www.uobgroup.com/investor-relations/assets/pdfs/investor/annual/uob-sustainability-report-2021.pdf

Details about their EP transactions from August 2021 to December 2022 are provided at: https://www.uobgroup.com/assets/web-resources/sustainability/pdf/uob-equator-principles-transactions.pdf