Santander Chile issues $50 mn ESG bond focusing on Women SMEs

Santander Chile issued its first sustainable bond incorporating ESG criteria, focusing on the segment of Women SMEs. The bond was a private placement from a Japanese investor for an amount of $50 million at a rate of 0.71% for three years. The objective of this transaction is to refinance or finance new loan operations to small and medium enterprises led by women.

Source: GlobeNewswire