PARIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Assured Warranty (Europe) SA (AGE)*, an oblique subsidiary of Assured Warranty Ltd. (along with its subsidiaries, Assured Warranty), introduced that it has assured principal and curiosity funds on roughly €125 million of bonds issued on 21st Could 2021 by Anselma Issuer SA (the Issuer), an entity owned by Qualitas Enterprise Capital. Because of AGE’s wrap, the bonds are rated AA by S&P International Scores. The underlying venture is rated BBB.
The 17-year, fixed-rate bonds took benefit of low long-term rates of interest and have been privately positioned within the UK. Software has been made to checklist the bonds on the Open Market (Freiverkehr) of the Frankfurt Inventory Trade. The issuance represents AGE’s fifth transaction within the renewables business in Spain previously two years.
The portfolio contains 18 photovoltaic photo voltaic (PV) vegetation unfold throughout various provinces in Spain. All vegetation profit from the 2013 Spanish Regulatory Regime, which gives the venture with funds from the Spanish Electrical energy System so as to obtain a predetermined stage of return. The 18 PV vegetation all have an operational observe report of 13-14 years previous to the refinancing. The contractor chargeable for the operations, upkeep and asset administration of the venture is Q-Vitality Asset Administration S.L., an entirely owned subsidiary of Qualitas Group.
Domiciled in Paris, AGE is chargeable for Assured Warranty’s monetary assure enterprise in continental Europe. AGE is rated AA by S&P International Scores and AA+ by Kroll Bond Score Company.
Dominic Nathan, AGE’s Head of Underwriting for Infrastructure Finance, commented:
“We’ve now accomplished 5 renewable power transactions in Spain in simply 24 months, supporting our choice to strengthen our presence within the nation. This transaction additionally represents our third Spanish photo voltaic deal following the outbreak of COVID-19 and proves our continued worth to traders and sponsors, significantly below troublesome market situations.”
Nick Proud, Directeur Général of AGE, and Senior Managing Director–Worldwide and Structured Finance of Assured Warranty, commented:
“The transaction reveals the continued development of our European insurance coverage firm Assured Warranty (Europe) SA, which started writing enterprise in 2020. We look ahead to increasing our European footprint additional in key geographies and sectors.”
AGE’s authorized advisers on the transaction have been Linklaters LLP.
The Issuer was suggested by Watson Farley & Williams Spain, S.L.P.
The Bond Joint Lead Managers within the transaction have been Banco de Sabadell, S.A. and Banco Santander, S.A.
The entire securities have been bought, and this announcement is for data functions solely. This announcement doesn’t represent a suggestion to promote or the solicitation of a suggestion to purchase any securities.
The securities described herein haven’t been and won’t be registered below the USA Securities Act of 1933, as amended (“Securities Act”), or with any securities regulatory authority of any state or jurisdiction of the USA, and is probably not provided, bought or transferred, immediately or not directly, in the USA absent registration below the Securities Act or an obtainable exemption from, or in a transaction not topic to, the registration necessities of the Securities Act and the securities legal guidelines of any state or different jurisdiction of the USA.
* ASSURED GUARANTY (EUROPE) SA is a public restricted firm with capital of €110,900,000 registered within the Paris Commerce and Corporations Register below quantity 852 597 384, whose registered workplace is situated at 71, rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré – 75008 Paris, and is ruled by the French Insurance coverage Code.
By way of its insurance coverage subsidiaries, Assured Warranty Ltd. (AGL) is the main supplier of monetary ensures for principal and curiosity funds due on municipal, public infrastructure and structured financings. By way of different subsidiaries, AGL gives asset administration providers. AGL is a publicly traded (NYSE: AGO), Bermuda-based holding firm. Extra data on AGL and its subsidiaries may be discovered at AssuredGuaranty.com.
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