Reporting – KfW IPEX-Bank GmbH (2020)

Adoption Date:3 March 2008
Country of Headquarters:Germany
Region of Headquarters:Europe
Institutional Reporting Hyperlink:https://www.kfw-ipex-bank.de/About-us/Social-responsibility/Equator-Principles/
Current EPFI Reporting Year/Period:2020
EPFI Reporting in Compliance:Yes

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

PROJECT FINANCE ADVISORY SERVICES

Total number mandated in the reporting period: 1

SectorTotal
Sub Total1
Mining1
Infrastructure
Oil & Gas
Power
Others
RegionTotal
Sub Total1
Americas1
Europe, Middle East & Africa
Asia Pacific

PROJECT FINANCE TRANSACTIONS

Total number that reached financial close in the reporting period: 12

Totals192
Totals192
SectorCategory ACategory BCategory C
Mining
Infrastructure
Oil & Gas1
Power92
Others
RegionCategory ACategory BCategory C
Americas1
Europe, Middle East & Africa92
Asia Pacific
Country DesignationCategory ACategory BCategory C
Designated1192
Non-Designated
Independent ReviewCategory ACategory BCategory C
Yes15
No42

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
1Windpark KaraburunPowerTurkey2020
2GuD Herne GmbH/ Herne 6PowerGermany2020
3Financing Poland’s Energy Mix.PowerPoland2020
4Crook Hill Refinancing PowerUK2020
5Aikengall PortfolioPowerUK2020
6"Wind farm Åndberg" PowerSweden2020
7Los EscuderosPowerSpain2020
8Global Tech I PowerGermany2020
9Niagara Region Wind Farm RefinancingPowerCanada2020
10AsterixPowerFrance2020

2 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: 15

Totals258
SectorCategory ACategory BCategory C
Mining1
Infrastructure111
Oil & Gas4
Power3
Others112
RegionCategory ACategory BCategory C
Americas21
Europe, Middle East & Africa47
Asia Pacific1
Country DesignationCategory ACategory BCategory C
Designated128
Non-Designated23
Independent ReviewCategory ACategory BCategory C
Yes22
No38
Totals258

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

IMPLEMENTATION OF THE EQUATOR PRINCIPLES

Every Project Manager is responsible for the ESDD of each financing. The ESDD is part of the credit process in which the Board is responsible for the credit approval. For Cat. A or B as appropriate categorized projects there has to be an extra risk assessment made by environmental & social experts of KfW Group or other external experts.

Further information can be found at: https://www.kfw-ipex-bank.de/About-us/Social-responsibility/Equator-Principles/