Payet, Rey, Cauvi, Pérez Abogados advised BNP Paribas Securities Corp, BofA Securities, Inc, P. Morgan Securities LLC, Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC in the structuring of the first sustainable sovereign bonds of the Republic of Peru in three tranches for an aggregate amount of US$4 billion.
The Peruvian government will invest the proceeds in green projects, such as renewable energy, low-carbon transportation infrastructure and sustainable agriculture, as well as social projects, including affordable housing, education and essential health services, and support for small and medium-sized enterprises.
This transaction is the first sustainable bond issuance under Peru’s ESG framework, evidencing the interest in attracting investors committed to sustainability.
The PRCP team that participated in the transaction included José Cúneo (Partner) and Camila Mariátegui (Associate).
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