THE ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND

Adoption Date: 4 June 2003
Country of Headquarters: UK
Region of Headquarters: Europe
Institutional Reporting Hyperlink: http://www.rbs.com/sustainability/serving-society/environmental-social-and-ethical-ese-risks/equator-principles.html
Current EPFI Reporting Year/Period: 2015
EPFI Reporting in Compliance: Yes

 

Please read the important notes and disclaimer for further information on 'EPFI Reporting', compliance and publication on the Equator Principles Association website.


Further information on this EPFI may be obtained through the Institutional Reporting Hyperlink above.


PROJECT FINANCE ADVISORY SERVICES


Total number mandated in the reporting period: 2

Sector
Total
Mining
Infrastructure 1
Oil & Gas
Power 1
Others
Sub Total
2

 

Region
Total
Americas
Europe, Middle East & Africa 2
Asia Pacific
Sub Total
2


PROJECT FINANCE TRANSACTIONS


Total number that reached financial close in the reporting period: 5

Totals
0
4
1
Sector
Category A
Category B
Category C
Mining


Infrastructure


Oil & Gas


Power
4 1
Others


Region
Category A
Category B
Category C
Americas
1
Europe, Middle East & Africa
3 1
Asia Pacific


Country Designation
Category A
Category B
Category C
Designated1
4 1
Non-Designated


Independent Review
Category A
Category B
Category C
Yes
4 1
No


Totals
0
4
1

1Designated Countries are those countries deemed to have robust environmental and social governance, legislation systems and institutional capacity designed to protect their people and the natural environment. For the list of Designated Countries, go to: http://www.equator-principles.com/index.php/ep3/designated-countries


PROJECT NAME REPORTING FOR PROJECT FINANCE TRANSACTIONS

No. Project Name
Sector
Host Country Name/ Project Location Year of Financial Close
1 Footprint Power Salem Harbour Development LP Power USA 2015
2 Project Gesta Power UK 2015
3 Project Pumpkin Power UK 2015
4 Project Windsor Power UK 2015
5 Sliabh Bawn Wind Farm Power Ireland 2015

 

PROJECT-RELATED CORPORATE LOANS


Total number that reached financial close in the reporting period: 0


IMPLEMENTATION OF THE EQUATOR PRINCIPLES

RBS 2015 Sustainability Report, pages 37-39: 
http://www.rbs.com/content/dam/rbs/Documents/Sustainability/2015docs/Sustainability_Report_2015.pdf.

Additional breakdown on the RBS website:
http://www.rbs.com/content/dam/rbs/Documents/Sustainability/2015docs/Equator_Principles_list.pdf

To meet the requirements of Annex B of the Equator Principles - in addition to the information on the foregoing links - RBS notes the following:

  • The ESE Risk Advisory team is comprised of three employees.
  • The requirements of the Equator Principles are embedded in the bank’s ESE risk management policies.