Deutsche Bank – Responsibility

Corporate Banking & Securities: Renewable energies and CleanTech


Volume of transactions in € m.

2013 2012 2011
Public merger and acquisition*  - 2,200 5,435
Equity and debt 5,512 231 2,290
Project finance* 2,595 1,916 2,117


Advisory The sale of the smart meter company Elster to engineering specialist Melrose PLC – $ 2.3 billion

The TenreT sale of a 49% equity stake in HVDC offshore wind transmission lines to Mitsubishi Corporation – $ 317 million

The acquisition by California-based SunPower of the European solar energy operator Tenesol – $ 165 million
Equity issues Leading the IPO of Enphase Enegry, the first solar IPO since 2012, raising $ 51 million
Debt issues Lead bookrunner on $ 645 million of euro- and US-dollar-secured notes for the Irish energy company Viridian to refinance debt and enable expanded renewable production

Private placement of $ 200 million to assist the solar technology company MEMC

Private placement of $ 25 million to assist AMSC, which provides control systems, design, and engineering services to reduce the costs of wind turbines
Project finance Co-structuring bank, joint bookrunter, contributing finance and other support for Ocotillo, one of the largest wind farms in southern California, to raise a toal of $ 719 million

Financial advisor, sole structuring bank and other services for Ombrage, raising $ 180 million for five Renault car plants in France, the largest solar photovoltaic project in the automotive industry

Download from CR Report 2013

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