Buddle Findlay advises Bank of New Zealand as lender to the NZ Carbon Farming Group

29 April 2021

Buddle Findlay is pleased to have advised Bank of New Zealand as lender in relation to an acquisition and working capital facility provided to the NZ Carbon Farming Group - the largest provider of carbon credits in Australasia.

The facility will part fund the acquisition of marginal farmland for conversion to forestry, together with planting and infrastructure costs.

Aaron Tuohy, Client Director - Institutional Banking: “BNZ is pleased to have extended our partnership with NZ Carbon Farming Group with this innovative debt solution.  Paul, Matt and the team at Buddle Findlay delivered outstanding service for us once again.”

The transaction was closed in record time with the support of Buddle Findlay and Simpson Grierson.  

The Buddle Findlay team acting for Bank of New Zealand was led by partner Paul Farrugia and senior associate Matthew Triggs.  Dominic Toomey from Simpson Grierson led the team acting for NZ Carbon Farming Group.