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Proud sustainable finance partner of Acorn Green Bond

02 Oct 2019

Country
Kenya
Year
2019
Sector
Real Estate
Business Unit
Sustainable Finance | Debt Capital Markets
Specific Role
Lead Arranger & Placing Agent
As the proud sustainable finance partner of Acorn Holdings, Standard Bank was instrumental in facilitating East Africa’s first ever green bond.
This monumental deal has raised KES4.26 billion in project finance over 5 years for environmentally-friendly student accommodation in Nairobi – making it one of the most impactful sustainably-led project finance deals in the nation’s history.

Africa means business, and if you do too, find out how we can align your unique sustainability strategy aspirations to fruition, by broadening your investor base and uncovering opportunities for growth.