Project Financing

Project Financing

Project Financing is the provision of capital for the purpose of developing a specific capital intensive project where the required financing is secured against the project assets, including all revenue-generating contracts. Project Financing is generally limited or non-recourse, with the project equity and debt being repaid only from the project cash flows.

The SILC Group can offer a full solution to the raising or re-financing of project finance and also assist with specific project finance matters as required across a variety of sectors including:

  • Mining
  • Natural Resource
  • Power and Utility
  • Public/Private Sector Project Partnerships (PPPs)
  • Transport Infrastructure

In order to assist our clients achieve their desired outcomes, The SILC Group provides the following services to project sponsors seeking Project Financing:

  • Evaluate the commercial and financial components of the project and its suitability for successfully securing project financing
  • Undertake any relevant financial modelling and/or scenario analysis as needed, including providing relevant inputs such as interest rates, commodity prices and foreign exchange forecasts
  • Advice on appropriate debt terms, financing structures, and risk allocation issues within project agreements
  • Assist the sponsors in preparing relevant supporting documents as required, including:
    • A Bankable Feasibility Study (BFS)
    • Information Memorandum (IM) / term sheet
    • Financial Model
  • Project managing all aspects of raising the required project financing which includes:
    • Identifying potential financing parties
    • Liaising with financiers to secure appropriate debt packages for the relevant project
    • Negotiating all debt documentation in order to raise the required project financing