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Mizuho Americas Wins Nine IJGlobal Deal of the Year Awards

March 15, 2019

New York, March 15, 2019 – Mizuho Americas today announced that it won a total of nine IJGlobal Awards for its work on large infrastructure finance deals throughout North America and Latin America in 2018. The IJGlobal Awards celebrate best-in-class transactions across the international infrastructure and energy sectors. 

“Public private partnerships and non-recourse funding arrangements are great ways to get costly and critical infrastructure projects done,” said Chris Stolarski, managing director and head of Americas Project Finance. “And they are well-aligned with Mizuho’s product offerings across project finance and capital markets. It is gratifying to get such important projects funded for our clients and to be recognized for it by IJGlobal.”  

Mizuho won the following awards:

North American Energy Storage Deal of the Year - Pinal Central Energy

North American M&A Deal of the Year – NextEra Western Renewables

North American Oil & Gas Deal of the Year – Corpus Christi LNG Train 3

North American PPP Deal of the Year - LAX Automated People Mover

North American Roads Deal of the Year - Gordie Howe International Bridge

North American Rail Deal of the Year - Finch West LRT

Latin American Midstream Oil & Gas Deal of the Year - Fermaca El Encino Pipeline refi

Latin American Water Deal of the year – Spence mine desal

Latin American Upstream Oil & Gas Deal of the Year - Sepia MV30 FPSO

About Mizuho Americas

Mizuho Americas is a leading financial institution comprising several legal entities, which together offer clients corporate and investment banking, financing, securities, treasury services, asset management, research and more. With professionals in offices throughout the US, Canada, Mexico, Brazil and Chile, Mizuho’s operations in the Americas connect a broad client base of major corporations, financial institutions and public sector groups to local markets and a vast global network. Learn more at mizuhoamericas.com.

Mizuho Americas is an integral part of the Japan-based Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: MFG). Mizuho Financial Group is one of the largest financial institutions in the world, offering comprehensive financial and strategic services including private banking and venture capital through its subsidiaries. The group has over 900 offices and 60,000 employees worldwide in nearly 40 countries throughout the Americas, EMEA, and Asia. As of December 31, 2018, its total assets were $1.8 trillion. Learn more about Mizuho Financial Group at www.mizuho-fg.com.

For inquiries, please contact:

Jim Gorman, Mizuho Americas 
+1-212-282-3867
[email protected] 

Laura London, Mizuho Americas
+1- 212-282-4446 
[email protected]

P.J. Kinsella, Paragon Public Relations
+1-646-558-6226
[email protected]    

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