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Looking beyond rooted trade finance structures with A&O
Looking beyond rooted trade finance structures with A&O
Daniel Pembrey
3 December 2018

There has been innovation within commodity and trade finance structures as market participants and practitioners get more ambitious with the tools available to them. TXF caught up with Catherine Lang-Anderson, counsel at Allen & Overy, to discuss such innovations alongside other topics like sanctions, M&A activity in the commodities sector and blockchain.

Webinar 12 December: What’s moved the dial in trade and treasury tech in 2018?
Webinar 12 December: What’s moved the dial in trade and treasury tech in 2018?
Katharine Morton
3 December 2018

We reflect on 2018 and ask what has actually made a difference in trade technology in the past year and pick out the highlights amid the hype.

S&W breakfast briefing: Insurance and finance case law update
S&W breakfast briefing: Insurance and finance case law update
Max Thompson
3 December 2018

In the latest edition of law firm Sullivan & Worcester’s Trade Finance Breakfast Seminar, partners Marian Boyle and Sam Fowler-Holmes highlight the importance of conditions precedent to an insurer’s liability, as well as the need to contextualise contract phrases against the policy.

TXF in brief

Bina-Istra highway refi and expansion financing closed
10 December 2018

The refinancing/expansion financing of the Bina-Istra highway concession in Croatia has closed. Lead sponsored by Bouygues, the concession has been le...

Bank mandates for Amur GPP expected Q1 2019
10 December 2018

Bank mandates for the €13 billion ($15.6 billion) financing of the Amur gas processing plant (GPP) are expected in Q1 2019, with ECAs and&nb...

Carbon Holdings signs AFC tranche for Tahrir Petchem project
10 December 2018

Carbon Holdings will provide an equity update to prospective ECAs and lenders on the $10.9 billion Tahrir Petrochemicals Corp (TPC) project at a ...

Canadian Solar signs term loan facilities for Aguascalientes
7 December 2018

Canadian Solar has signed today a $53.2 million term loan financing for it 67 MW Aguascalientes solar power project in Mexico. The deal was originally...

Malakoff to sell Macarthur Wind share
7 December 2018

Malakoff Corporation is said to have decided to go ahead with the sale of its 50% share in the 420MW Macarthur wind farm in Australia. Rothschild is h...

TXF Data

Export & Agency Finance MLA Full year 2018

Bank USDm No %
1 Santander 5562m 35 9.8%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 4706m 22 8.3%
3 BNP Paribas 3706m 20 6.5%
4 HSBC 3662m 28 6.4%
5 Citi 2538m 15 4.5%
6 Société Générale 2525m 15 4.4%
7 Natixis 2398m 6 4.2%
8 Deutsche Bank 2398m 13 4.2%
9 ING Bank 2344m 33 4.1%
10 Credit Suisse 1766m 2 3.1%

Commodity Trade Finance MLA Full year 2018

Bank USDm No %
1 ING Bank 9955m 73 8.7%
2 Natixis 6923m 29 6%
3 BNP Paribas 6584m 36 5.7%
4 MUFG Bank 5316m 29 4.6%
5 ABN AMRO 4614m 37 4%
6 Société Générale 4128m 37 3.6%
7 Rabobank 4011m 32 3.5%
8 Deutsche Bank 3866m 20 3.4%
9 UniCredit 3860m 29 3.4%
10 Standard Chartered 3568m 21 3.1%

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