Sustainable Development Financing Fund

Established to support the Government’s effort to implement the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (“SDG”) under the United Nation’s Development.


Sustainable Development Financing Fund
Objective To support Government’s efforts to implement the 17 sustainable development goals (SDG) under the United Nation’s development program 2030 agenda for sustainable development.
Purpose To part finance eligible Client’s whose operations contribute positively to any one of the 17 SDG’s.
Fund Size RM1 billion
Availability 1 January 2019 until 31 December 2020 or full utilization of the fund, whichever is earlier
Target sector Primary target is within the Bank’s four (4) mandated sectors namely Infrastructure, Maritime, Oil & Gas and Technology which are able to demonstrate continuous contribution to the UNDP’s 17 initiatives
Eligible Applicant
  • Partnership, Private Limited, Public Company and Co-operatives.
  • Must be registered in Malaysia and involved in 17 initiatives as identified by UNDP.
Eligible Project Able to demonstrate measurable and continuous contribution to any one of the 17 SDG to BPMB’s satisfaction
Facility offered Term financing
Financing purpose For capital expenditure (CAPEX) and operating expenditure (OPEX) purposes
Financing tenure
  • CAPEX : up to 15 years
  • OPEX : up to 5 years
Margin of Financing Up to 80%
Financing Amount

Subject to BPMB’s evaluation and credit policies
As guidance, the financing available per customer may be determined based on the following categories:

  • Asset acquisition : RM100mil
  • Development of infrastructure : RM100mil

The above may vary subject to the Bank’s credit assessment


Government : COF + Margin – Subsidy of 2%
Commercial: BFR + Margin – Subsidy of 2%
Margin is up to 2% per annum. Effective rate is subject to the approving authority of BPMB

Profit/Interest Subsidy 2% per annum
Credit related matters Subject to BPMB’s credit approval processes.