Israel

1 Financial Institution currently invests or makes available an estimated

USD$ 13million in nuclear weapons companies.

Bank Hapoalim

Bank Hapoalim currently has an estimated USD$ 13.00 million invested or available for the nuclear weapons producers identified in this report.

Loans

In September 2012, Alliant Techsystems secured a US$ 200 million five-year credit facility at a base rate of LIBOR+225.000bps. The proceeds were used for refinancing and for general corporate purposes. Bank Hapoalim participated in the syndicate of 13 banks and provided an estimated US$ 13 million. ((Thomson ONE Banker, ”Tearsheet 2887915115”, Thomson ONE Banker (www.thomsonone.com), 3 September 2012; Alliant TechSystems, “United States Securities and Exchange Commission: Form 8-K”, Alliant Techsystems, 5 September 2012 (www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/866121/000110465912061948/a12-20358_18k.htm).))

 

This page contains country specific information from the 2013 Don’t Bank on the Bomb report. It identifies which financial institutions have significant financing relationships with one or more of the 27 nuclear weapons producers.

The financial institutions identified include banks, pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, insurance companies and asset managers. They have provided various types of financial services to nuclear weapon companies. The most important are loans, investment banking and asset management.

All sources of financing provided since 1 January 2010 to the companies listed were analysed from annual reports, financial databases and other sources. The financial institutions which are most significantly involved in the financing of one or more nuclear weapon companies are shown here. See the full report for both a summary and full description of all financial institutions which are found to have the most significant financing relationships with one or more of the selected nuclear weapon companies, by means of participating in bank loans, by underwriting share or bond issues and/or by share- or bondholdings (above a threshold of 0.5% of all outstanding shares or bonds).