In depth
15 April 2024

ECA Deals of the Year: The winners

This year's winners of the TXF Export Finance Deals of the Year beat a lot of worthy contenders, with ESG credentials the running theme across those winning deals. More

News
17 April 2024

SACE covers Intesa's loan to Asja

SACE is covering an €8 million ($8.5 million) loan provided by Intesa Sanpaolo to Asja. The loan will be used for the development of eight new plants, including wind and pv solar.The development phases of these initiatives that will require over €700 million ($743.4 million) for complete... More

News
17 April 2024

HSF promotes 3 Energy & Infra lawyers in Australia

International law firm Herbert Smith Freehills (HSF) has announced its annual global partner promotion rounds which will come into effect from May 1, 2024.Among the nine promotions in Australia are:Laurelle Ko, Sydney – Projects, Energy & Infrastructure (Projects) She advises on major... More

In depth
12 April 2024

Pushing out ECA tenor envelopes

The export finance community’s calls for OECD reform are being answered. But amid the news certain ESG-friendly projects can tap longer tenors, there remains scepticism around how and when ECAs and banks will apply these longer maturities. More

News
17 April 2024

Hafslund to supply power to SkiGA ammonia project

Fuella has secured a 15-year PPA with Hafslund to power its SkiGA green ammonia project in Skipavika, Gulen municipality, Norway.Hafslund will deliver up to 130MW of renewable power and Guarantees of Origin that will provide up to 100,000 tons of green ammonia per year. SkiGA is planned to start... More

News
17 April 2024

Santander names new Trade & Working Capital Solutions global head

Santander has appointed Enrique Rico as global head of Trade & Working Capital Solutions. He will report to Mencia Bobo, global head of Global Transaction Banking at Santander CIB.Rico has spent almost his entire career at Santander in the UK and Spain. He has more than ten years of experience,... More

News
17 April 2024

Acre's Export Finance Fund I raises $100m

Acre Impact Capital has announced the first closing of its Export Finance Fund I, with commitments of $100 million.The fund, which has a target size of $300 million, has attracted a diverse group of investors including institutional investors, DFIs, family offices and impact-first investors such as... More

Data and research

Deal maturity report

Deal name Structure Maturity Date Volume in $m
Vicentin - PXF Pre-Export Finance 22/05/2024 45
Metalloinvest - PXF Pre-Export Finance 27/05/2024 250
United Petfood Producers - Commercial Loan Term Loan 28/05/2024 27
United Petfood Producers - Commercial Loan Term Loan 28/05/2024 2
Uralkali - PXF Pre-Export Finance 31/05/2024 725
News
17 April 2024

Qair closes financing of two Tunisian solar projects

Qair has closed financing for the construction and operation of two 10MW greenfield solar plants, located in Feriana town, in Tunisia’s Kasserine Governorate.The financing was approved by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) with a total provision of €7.8 million... More

Event
May 22 - May 23, 2024

TXF Amsterdam 2024: Global Natural Resources & Commodities Finance

Anantara Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky Amsterdam, Netherlands

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Unveil Amsterdam's allure! Elevate your pipeline with top dealmakers. An Industry Awards dinner adds glamour to this unmissable adventure.

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Event Session
06 March 2024
News
17 April 2024

Mexico Pacific appoints Sarah Bairstow as CEO

Mexico Pacific, the developer of the Saguaro Energía LNG facility and associated Sierra Madre Pipeline, has appointed Sarah Bairstow - the company’s President - as CEO, effective immediately. Bairstow’s appointment follows Ivan Van der Walt’s resignation as CEO to pursue... More

News
17 April 2024

Glencore 'acts to profit from LME post-sanction rule change'

Glencore aims to take thousands of metric tonnes of Russian aluminium from the LME and return it at a later date to profit from rule changes, three sources said.The LME has banned from its system Russian aluminium, copper and nickel produced from April 13 to comply with new US and UK sanctions... More

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News
17 April 2024

EIB supports TEAG’s power grid expansion in Thuringia

EIB is granting a loan of €400 million (about $426 million) to expand municipal power grids in the German federal state of Thuringia. The co-financed EIB project totalling around €600 million to municipal energy supplier Thuringer Energie AG will upgrade and expand the grid in rural areas... More

News
17 April 2024

Finastra, TradeSun partner on sustainable supply chain finance

Finastra has integrated AI-powered ESG scoring capabilities into its working capital solution, Trade Innovation. By partnering with CoriolisESG by TradeSun, Finastra's Trade Innovation users now have the ability to book and manage trade and supply chain finance while gaining automated insights... More