Awarded ‘Best Debt Finance Deal’ in Finance Asia’s ‘Achievement Awards 2023 for ANZ

AirTrunk’s A$4.7 billion Sustainability Linked Loan (SLL) has been awarded the ‘Best Debt Finance Deal’ in FinanceAsia’s ‘Achievement Awards 2023 for ANZ.

AirTrunk’s SLL set multiple industry benchmarks, including:
🏆 Largest by a data centre operator globally
🏆 First to utilise carbon usage effectiveness as loan KPI
🏆 First to combine carbon, energy and water usage effectiveness as loan KPIs
🏆 First by a data centre operator to incorporate gender pay equity KPI
🏆 First to use margin incentives to fund social impact programs across APJ

Thanks to Crédit Agricole CIBDeutsche BankDBS BankHSBCINGMorgan Stanley and MUFG.

AirTrunk has now raised over A$6 billion in ESG financing across its APJ platform, making it one of the largest issuers of sustainable financing in the data centre industry.

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