Braeside

Location:

Ukraine

Project number:

38267

Business sector:

Information and Communication Technologies

Notice type:

Private

Environmental category:

C

Target board date:

24 Jul 2007

Status:

Disbursing

PSD disclosed:

14 Aug 2007

Project Description

The proposed project is a EUR 22.3 million investment in Oisiw which, together with other co-investors in the Fund, is to provide additional co-investment financing alongside Sigma Bleyzer Southeast European Fund IV for capital expenditure to improve telecoms and media infrastructure in Ukraine.

Transition Impact

The project focuses on private sector development in the telecoms and media industry sector, increasing competition, efficiency and delivery of service. An improved product offering and lower prices will be provided for improved electronic communications in the regions.

The Client

The beneficiary company is Oisiw Limited a Cypriot special purpose co-investment vehicle to invest alongside and be managed by Sigma Bleyzer Southeast European Fund IV.

EBRD Finance

EUR 22.3 million equity investment along-side other equity co-investors and limited partners associated with Sigma Bleyzer Southeast European Fund IV.

Project Cost

Up to EUR 200 million.

Environmental Impact

Screened C/1. Environmental due diligence is currently being carried out for the Client while the Project is unlikely to be associated with any significant environmental impacts. The Client will be required to comply with national and EU environmental, health, safety and labour standards and requirements and to submit annual reports on environment, health, safety and labour issues as well as submission of Annual Environmental Report to the Bank.

Technical Cooperation

None

Company Contact

Joshua Ballard

Phone : +1 713 621 3111
Email : jballard@sigmableyzer.com

 

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