The new loan financing was spurred by the closing of a US$250 million warehouse facility with Deutsche Bank. Image: Mosaic
Mosaic, the leading provider of solar loan financing for homeowners, announced the closing of a US$250 million warehouse facility with Deutsche Bank as the arranger and administrative agent. Along with recent upsizes to Mosaic's existing warehouse facility and a forward flow whole loan sale arrangement, this deal with provide Mosaic with US$550 million of new loan funding capacity.
Billy Parish, founder and chief executive officer at Mosaic, said: "More and more homeowners are looking for an effective path to energy savings. The credit facility with Deutsche Bank provides meaningful capacity to fund the growing demand for residential solar projects."
Rob Sannicandro, director at Deutsche Bank, added: “Solar loans are becoming a more common financing choice for people that purchase solar panel systems, and we're pleased to work with industry leaders like Solar Mosaic to advance this growing asset class.”
This new financing follows news of an equity financing round of up to US$220 million led by Warburg Pincus in August and a US$200 million warehouse facility lead by Germany's DZ BANK in April.
Mosaic is the largest solar lender in the US with a network of over 250 solar companies that offer its financing products. This includes 21 of the top 25 installers nationally, representing more than 85% of the residential solar market in the US.
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