Government bonds

Turkiye Garanti Bankasi A.S.: Distribution Results of Bank Bonds to Qualified Investors

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 - 4:04pm

Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement, transmitted by EQS Group.

Key Points: 
  • Dissemination of a Regulatory Announcement, transmitted by EQS Group.
  • The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • The issuance of the bank bonds in the nominal value of TRY 713,454,029 with a maturity of 93 days with 31 days coupon payments indexed to BIST TLREF index; to be sold to qualified investors has been realized as of (17.03.2020).

Hannon Armstrong Prices Upsized Add-On Private Offering of $150 Million of 5.25% Senior Unsecured Notes at a Yield to Maturity of 4.13%

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 10:33pm

The Notes will be additional notes and form part of the same series as the Companys existing 5.25% senior unsecured notes due 2024.

Key Points: 
  • The Notes will be additional notes and form part of the same series as the Companys existing 5.25% senior unsecured notes due 2024.
  • At issuance, the Notes will be guaranteed by the Company, Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure, L.P., and Hannon Armstrong Capital, LLC.
  • The settlement of the Notes is expected to occur on or about September 12, 2019, subject to customary closing conditions.
  • The Company believes the Notes meet the environmental eligibility criteria for green bonds as defined by the International Capital Market Associations Green Bond Principles.

The Conservation Fund Announces Commencement Of Green Bond Offering

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 3:40pm

ARLINGTON, Va., Sept.3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --The Conservation Fund (TCF) announced today that it is commencing an offering of taxable Green Bonds (the "Bonds") of approximately $100 to $150 million.

Key Points: 
  • ARLINGTON, Va., Sept.3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --The Conservation Fund (TCF) announced today that it is commencing an offering of taxable Green Bonds (the "Bonds") of approximately $100 to $150 million.
  • The Bonds will be issued by TCF and Sustainable Conservation, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary as co-issuer (SCI and, together with TCF, "The Fund").
  • "The Conservation Fund's Green Bond Framework is credible and impactful, and it aligns with the major components of the Green Bond Principles," said Heather Lang, Executive Director of Sustainalytics' Sustainable Finance Solutions.
  • "Through its use of green bond proceeds, the Fund is demonstrating a deep commitment to conserve lands and working forests, creating significant environmental benefits."

Covanta Holding Corporation Announces Closing of Tax-Exempt Green Bonds due 2039

Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 10:30pm

"We are very pleased to announce our first green bond issuance, which recognizes our commitment and ongoing investment in environmental sustainability," said Bradford Helgeson, Covanta's Chief Financial Officer.

Key Points: 
  • "We are very pleased to announce our first green bond issuance, which recognizes our commitment and ongoing investment in environmental sustainability," said Bradford Helgeson, Covanta's Chief Financial Officer.
  • "From a financing standpoint, these bonds represent very attractive, long-term funding that further improves the cost, tenor and flexibility of our capital structure."
  • The new bonds are unsecured obligations of Covanta Holding Corporation and are not guaranteed by any of our subsidiaries.
  • Covanta is a world leader in providing sustainable waste and energy solutions.

Compare Bonds Take the Bond Market by Storm

Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 2:06pm

Compare Bonds are disrupting the money markets by offering a bond comparison service that has shaken up the industry.

Key Points: 
  • Compare Bonds are disrupting the money markets by offering a bond comparison service that has shaken up the industry.
  • A Compare Bonds spokesperson stated: "It's clear that investors are looking for advice without an agenda, and nobody on the market apart from us is providing that."
  • Where Compare Bonds are unique in their approach is that they actively search for bond opportunities which meet their client's requirements, rather than forcing a bond to a client and convincing them it is the right choice.
  • Compare Bonds understand that potential investors have worked hard for their capital and require advice that reflects dedication.

New Jersey Resources to Issue $150 Million of Green Bonds

Monday, August 5, 2019 - 5:15pm

New Jersey Resources (NYSE: NJR) announced it has entered into an agreement to issue $150 million of Green Bonds, with $50 million issued on July 17, 2019, and $100 million expected to be issued on or about August 15, 2019.

Key Points: 
  • New Jersey Resources (NYSE: NJR) announced it has entered into an agreement to issue $150 million of Green Bonds, with $50 million issued on July 17, 2019, and $100 million expected to be issued on or about August 15, 2019.
  • This is NJRs first issuance of Green Bonds and underscores the company's commitment to clean energy projects.
  • These bonds have a maturity of 10 years at an annual fixed rate of 3.29 percent.
  • We are proud to be the first diversified energy company based in New Jersey to offer Green Bonds, said Steve Westhoven, president and COO of New Jersey Resources.

Scotiabank Boosting Sustainability Commitment with Closing of Inaugural Green Bond Offering

Friday, July 19, 2019 - 2:00pm

TORONTO, July 19, 2019 /CNW/ - The Bank of Nova Scotia(BNS or the Bank) announced today the closing of its inaugural USD 500 million 3.5-year Green Bond offering (the Green Bonds), boosting its commitment to Sustainable Business and creating a better future for all.

Key Points: 
  • TORONTO, July 19, 2019 /CNW/ - The Bank of Nova Scotia(BNS or the Bank) announced today the closing of its inaugural USD 500 million 3.5-year Green Bond offering (the Green Bonds), boosting its commitment to Sustainable Business and creating a better future for all.
  • The net proceeds from the Green Bond offering will be used to fund the financing or refinancing, in whole or in part, of eligible green assets, which refer to new or existing assets, businesses or projects that meet the Scotiabank Green Bond Framework Eligibility Criteria, including renewable energy, clean transportation and green buildings.
  • "This Green Bond offering marks a major milestone for Scotiabank," said Tom McGuire, Executive Vice President and Group Treasurer at Scotiabank.
  • "This inaugural Green Bond offering helps Scotiabank put into practice the commitments we have made to a sustainable future."

Ziegler Successful Closing of the $44,140,000 Series 2019 Financing for Waverly Heights, Ltd

Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 2:00pm

CHICAGO, July 11, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Ziegler, a specialty investment bank, is pleased to announce the successful closing of the $44,140,000 Series 2019 financing for Waverly Heights, Ltd. (Waverly Heights).

Key Points: 
  • CHICAGO, July 11, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Ziegler, a specialty investment bank, is pleased to announce the successful closing of the $44,140,000 Series 2019 financing for Waverly Heights, Ltd. (Waverly Heights).
  • The Series 2019 tax-exempt bonds were issued through Pennsylvania's Montgomery County Industrial Development Authority.
  • Proceeds of the Series 2019 Bonds will be used by Waverly Heights, together with other available funds to refund existing bank debt.
  • The board, management and residents of Waverly Heights could not be more appreciative of the work Ziegler did on our behalf."

Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, Inc. Upsizes and Prices Private Offering of $350 Million of 5.25% Senior Unsecured Notes

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 10:52pm

At issuance, the Notes will be guaranteed by the Company, Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure, L.P., and Hannon Armstrong Capital, LLC.

Key Points: 
  • At issuance, the Notes will be guaranteed by the Company, Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure, L.P., and Hannon Armstrong Capital, LLC.
  • The offering was upsized from the previously announced $300 million in aggregate principal amount.
  • The settlement of the Notes is expected to occur on or about July 2, 2019, subject to customary closing conditions.
  • The Company believes the Notes meet the environmental eligibility criteria for green bonds as defined by the International Capital Market Associations Green Bond Principles.

SavingsBonds.com Announces New Interest Rates For Series EE and I Savings Bonds

Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 9:25am

Series EE Savings Bonds issued May 2019 through October 2019 will earn an annual fixed rate of 0.10%.

Key Points: 
  • Series EE Savings Bonds issued May 2019 through October 2019 will earn an annual fixed rate of 0.10%.
  • Series I Savings Bonds will earn a composite rate of 1.90% for bonds issued during that same period.
  • U.S. Savings Bond interest rates are set each May 1 and November 1.
  • Understanding savings bond interest rates can be daunting due to the various rules and rates that affect each bond.