A funding solution from Standard Bank’s Real Estate Financing division has helped Growthpoint Investec African Properties Limited (GIAP) expand its sub-Saharan footprint, following the acquisition of properties from the RMB Westport Fund I (RMBW).

Standard Bank acted as mandated lead arranger, underwriter and coordinator and agency functions with transactional banking solutions to follow.

Historically, property acquisition in sub-Saharan Africa has been on a bilateral s...