We were looking for a new financing scheme to ensure funding for a number of large-scale plant developments and a partner who will convey our business model – which unifies the process from development to management of a plant often seen overseas – to the Japanese market. At that time, there were only a few instances of project bond financing schemes in Japan, and we wanted Barclays to cultivate a project bond market like in the US and Europe. I trusted that they would be able to deliver reliable results, even in those nascent days.Katsuhito Manabe, President of Renewable Japan
I see renewable energy businesses beginning to consolidate and greater expertise will be needed going forward. Leveraging our global expertise and our experience gained in Japan, we are confident to be a leader in the bond marketTeruhisa Ueda, Japan Head of Structured Finance Department, Investment Banking, Barclays
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