BCEL eyes $100m in offshore loan debut

Banque Pour Le Commerce Exterieur Lao Public (BCEL), the biggest state-owned lender in Laos, is set to make its offshore loan debut with a $100m four year facility.

  • By John Loh
  • 22 Sep 2017

The deal is set to be launched into general syndication before the end of September, with Cathay United Bank as the lead. Taiwanese, Thai and Chinese banks are the main targets of the fundraising, said a source close to the deal.

BCEL was established in 1975 when ...

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