Reporting – FirstRand Limited (2019 – 2020)

Adoption Date:13 July 2009
Country of Headquarters:South Africa
Region of Headquarters:Africa
Institutional Reporting Hyperlink:http://www.firstrand.co.za/InvestorCentre/Pages/annual-reports.aspx
Current EPFI Reporting Year/Period:1 July 2019 - 30 June 2020
EPFI Reporting in Compliance:Yes

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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

Totals124
Totals124
SectorCategory ACategory BCategory C
Mining
Infrastructure
Oil & Gas11
Power
Others14
RegionCategory ACategory BCategory C
Americas
Europe, Middle East & Africa124
Asia Pacific
Country DesignationCategory ACategory BCategory C
Designated1
Non-Designated124
Independent ReviewCategory ACategory BCategory C
Yes12
No4

1Designated 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. For the list of Designated Countries, go to: https://www.equator-principles.com/index.php/ep3/designated-countries

PROJECT NAME REPORTING FOR PROJECT FINANCE TRANSACTIONS

No.Project NameSectorHost Country Name/ Project LocationYear of Financial Close
1Ellipse Waterfall Residential Development OthersSouth Africa2019
2Department of Rural Development and Land Reform (DRD&LR) Office ComplexOthersSouth Africa2019
3MOZ LNG Area 1Oil & GasMozambique2020
4Century Property Developments 5 on 13 Lifestyle/Residential EstateOthersSouth Africa2020

3 projects were not disclosed as per the disclosure conditions specified in Annex B of the Equator Principles

PROJECT-RELATED CORPORATE LOANS

Total number that reached financial close in the reporting period: 0

IMPLEMENTATION OF THE EQUATOR PRINCIPLES

FirstRand Limited’s implementation reporting is provided in their 2020 Report to Society available at: https://www.firstrand.co.za/media/investors/reports/FirstRand-report-to-society-2020.pdf / https://www.firstrand.co.za/society/firstrand-contract-with-society/. Please refer to Section 7 titled ‘Managing the group’s environmental impact’.