Malakoff Corporation Berhad’s AUD$500 million refinancing of its 50% interest in the Macarthur Wind Farm


White & Case LLP has advised Malaysian independent power producer Malakoff Corporation Berhad (Malakoff) on the AUD$500 million refinancing of its 50 percent interest in the 420MW Macarthur Wind Farm in Victoria, Australia, with a lender group comprising BNP Paribas, Société Générale, Mizuho, Black Rock, OCBC and ING.

The Macarthur Wind Farm is the largest operational wind farm in the Southern Hemisphere, providing enough renewable energy to power approximately 154,000 average Australian homes. Members of the White & Case team were involved in the initial acquisition financing of Malakoff’s 50 percent interest in the wind farm in 2013.

The White & Case team in Australia which advised on the transaction was led by partner Joel Rennie (Picture) with support from associates Isabella Jarrett and Lachlan Barth.

Involved fees earner: Joel Rennie – White & Case; Isabella Jarrett – White & Case; Lachlan Barth – White & Case;

Law Firms: White & Case;

Clients: Malakoff Corporation;