KommuneKredit announces Interim Report 2022
▪ Profit before tax and value adjustments amounted to DKK 65 million, while comprehensive income for the 1st half of 2022 was DKK 468 million against DKK 233 million in the 1st half of 2021. The change is mainly due to value adjustments of DKK 535 million against DKK 190 million in the 1st half of 2021.
▪ At DKK 187 million, net interest income was in line with expectations.
KommuneKredit launches new 10-year EUR 1 billion benchmark
On Tuesday 30th August, KommuneKredit priced a new EUR 1 billion (no-grow) Sept-32 benchmark.
The orderbook officially opened on Tuesday the 30th of August at 09:10 CET, with an initial spread guidance in the MS+6bps area.
The transaction enjoyed a strong reception from the outset, and on the back of a smooth book building process with orders in excess of EUR 2 bn final terms were announced
KommuneKredit’s first green transaction under the updated Green Bond Framework 2022
On Monday 30th May 2022 at 13:01 CET, KommuneKredit mandated four banks to arrange a Global Investor Call to present its recently updated Green Bond Framework, announcing that a EUR 500m (no grow) short 7-year green benchmark would follow, subject to market conditions.
The orderbook officially opened on Tuesday the 31st of May at 08:52 CET, with an initial spread guidance of MS-3bps area.
New Board of Directors for KommuneKredit
Mayor of Ringsted Municipality, Henrik Hvidesten, takes over the chairmanship of KommuneKredit’s Board of Directors after former mayor of Herning, Lars Krarup. Together with the Board of Directors, he will help futureproof KommuneKredit’s financing of public investments in Danish local communities - including the green transition.
Today, KommuneKredit’s Board of Directors has held its inaugural
KommuneKredit reports satisfactory 2021 result with strengthened sustainability focus
KommuneKredit looks back on a satisfactory 2021 where e.g. extraordinary financing to the regions and loans to the district heating sector resulted in an increase in total lending by DKK 8.7 billion. At the same time, the company has strengthened its sustainability efforts to further support the sustainable transition in the Danish local communities.
A loan to the Museums of Varde that establis
KommuneKredit launches updated Green Bond Framework
Today, KommuneKredit launches an updated and strengthened Green Bond Framework. With this Green Bond Framework, KommuneKredit aims to set an even higher standard for its green financing as well as its support of the local green transition in Denmark.
KommuneKredit has high ambitions when it comes to supporting the local green transition of its members through sustainable finance offerings. Sin
KommuneKredit’s first transaction of 2022 is a 2-year USD 1 bn benchmark
On Thursday 13th January, KommuneKredit priced a new USD 1 billion (no-grow) Dec-23 benchmark.
KommuneKredit announced the first 2-Year USD benchmark in 2022, a USD 1 billion (no grow) Dec-2023 benchmark at 13.30pm UKT on Wednesday afternoon. Initial-price-thoughts of SOFR MS+14bps area were released alongside the mandate.
The transaction enjoyed a strong reception from the outset, and the o
New member of KommuneKredit's Board of Directors
KommuneKredit’s Board of Directors has elected Susanne Kure as a new independent member of the Board for the next election period commencing June 1, 2022.
KommuneKredit’s Board of Directors consists of 10 members of which 2 are independent and must possess qualifications within accounting, auditing, financial or risk management.
Susanne Kure holds an MSc in Auditing and Accounting and
KommuneKredit launches new 8-year EUR 750 million benchmark
On Wednesday 10 November 2021, KommuneKredit launched and priced a new 8-year EUR 750 million issue with a reoffer spread of MS -1 bp, which equated to 44.9 bps over the DBR 0 % August 2029 reference. The transaction priced with a 0 % annual coupon, a reoffer price of 99.872 % and 0.016 % reoffer yield.
The orderbook exceeded EUR 1.7bn with nearly 70 investors involved and the final spread
Independent research and analysis centre confirms: The Danish model for local government borrowing is strong
In a new report, the Danish independent research and analysis centre VIVE assesses that the Danish model for local government borrowing through KommuneKredit – the credit institution for local and regional authorities in Denmark – performs well in relation to the set considerations and criteria.
Danish local governments, i.e. municipalities and regions, undertake many important tasks in the Dan
KommuneKredit launches first Green Bond in Sterling market
KommuneKredit announced a mandate for its inaugural GBP 250mn Dec 2024 Green Bond on Wednesday 13th October at 9.45am London time. Books opened at a reoffer spread of UKT +26 bps area. The spread was set in line with initial guidance at UKT+26bps with books reported in excess of GBP 185mn (excl. JLM interest) within 2 hours of books opening. Books closed at 12.30pm London time, and the bond was pr
KommuneKredit EUR 500mm increase of 0.01% issue due 4 May 2034
On Wednesday 29th September, KommuneKredit priced the EUR 500mm increase of 0.01% due 4 May 2034, bringing the new outstanding amount to EUR 1,000,000,000. The reopening of the bond was jointly led by Goldman Sachs International, J.P. Morgan, SEB, TD Securities.
The mandate was announced to the market at 2:20pm CET on Tuesday 28th September. Books opened at 9am CET the following morning with g