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NWC mandates Mizuho for waste water project
27/07/2017 16:10:13

Saudi Arabia’s National Water Company last week awarded Mizuho with the advisory mandate for the state-owned company’s waste water project in the Riyadh Business unit. GIB/Synergy made the cheapest bid in Febuary this year, followed by PwC, SMBC and Mizuho fourth. NWC did not go with GIB’s highly competitive bid, skipped over PwC ...

Tauber Oil Company RCF refinancing closed
27 July 2017

Tauber Oil Company has closed a $450 million senior secured revolving credit facility (RCF) for refinancing purposes. BNP Paribas acted as sol...

Shanghai Dredging closes $30m Chexim-backed loan
26 July 2017

CCCC Shanghai Dredging this month closed a $30 million China Exim Bank (Chexim)-backed loan to finance the procurement of basic engineering ...

Green Plains launches $500m loan
25 July 2017

US ethanol producer Green Plains met with BNP Paribas today (25 July) to launch a $500 million term loan. The company’s last visit to the projec...

Uralkali mandates banks
25 July 2017

Russian fertiliser producer Uralkali has mandated banks for its upcoming five-year $750 million pre-export financing (PXF). The producer, rated Baa...

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Pricing perceptions: TXF-ICC Global Export Finance Survey 2017
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Pricing perceptions: TXF-ICC Global Export Finance Survey 2017
Max Thompson
13 July 2017

The TXF-ICC Global Export Finance Survey 2017 – which complemented the ICC’s 2017 Rethinking Trade & Finance report – incorporates the pricing and liquidity views of 100 senior export finance practitioners at leading banks, ECAs, and exporters and importers. The results will surprise.

Sugar reshuffle: Traders set to profit from EU quota change
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Sugar reshuffle: Traders set to profit from EU quota change
Callum Burroughs
11 July 2017

In anticipation of changes to the EU’s sugar production quota in October, European sugar producers and refiners are gearing up for a more competitive market place. Commodity traders are set to benefit - if they can access the necessary financing.

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