Covering fixed, wireless, cable and satellite infrastructure in the global telecommunications market


Case study: Spacecom

Portland Advisers acted as financial adviser to US Ex-Im Bank in connection with its support for the financing of Space-Communications Ltd ‘s Amos-6 communications satellite.

Portland Advisers’s scope of work included:

  • Project appraisal and identification of critical issues
  • Review of project agreements
  • Review of project model
  • Assistance with the preparation of internal papers
  • Assistance with negotiation of Ex-Im term sheet
  • Assistance with project due diligence and loan documentation
  • Assistance with assessment of conditions precedent to drawdown
  • Ongoing assistance on loan administration

Space–Communication Limited is an established regional Fixed Satellite Services operator offering broadcasting and communications services to DTH operators; TV broadcasters and programmers, government and corporate organizations, and VSAT network operators. The company operates primarily in its core markets of Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), and the Middle East, whilst also having some coverage on the Eastern seaboard of the United States.