Agusto & Co. hereby assigns an indicative rating of ‘Aaa’ to NSP-SPV PowerCorp Plc’s ₦10 Billion 15-year Series 1

Rating Category: Corporate Bonds

Agusto & Co. hereby assigns an indicative rating of ‘Aaa’ to NSP-SPV PowerCorp Plc’s ₦10 Billion 15-year Series 1

Rating Release

Agusto & Co. hereby assigns an indicative rating of ‘Aaa’ to NSP-SPV PowerCorp Plc’s ₦10 Billion 15-year Series 1 Guaranteed Fixed Rate Senior Green Infrastructure Bond Due 2033 (“Series 1”, “the Issue” or “the Bond”) on the strength of the credit enhancement provided by Infrastructure Credit Guarantee Company Limited (‘InfraCredit’ or ‘the Guarantor’). The Bond is supported by the unconditional and irrevocable guarantee of all principal and coupon payment obligations to Bondholders by InfraCredit. The Issue rating reflects the “Aaa” rating assigned to the Guarantor by Agusto & Co. in July 2018.

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Finance & Leasing

COMPANY RATING EXPIRY OUTLOOK COUNTRY
Credit Direct Limited Bbb Jun 30 , 2023 Stable Nigeria

Corporates

COMPANY RATING EXPIRY OUTLOOK COUNTRY
African Foundries Limited Bbb+ Jun 30 , 2023 Stable Nigeria

Corporate Bonds

COMPANY RATING EXPIRY OUTLOOK COUNTRY
Viathan Funding Plc.’s ₦10 billion 10-year Series 1 Senior Guaranteed Fixed Rate Bond Due 2027 Aaa Dec 31 , 2027 Stable Nigeria
NSP-SPV PowerCorp Plc’s ₦10 Billion 15-year Series 1 Aaa Dec 31 , 2033 Stable Nigeria