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Top takeaways from TXF APAC Virtual
Top takeaways from TXF APAC Virtual
Henry Nichol
16 November 2021

Last week, TXF welcomed global commodity finance dealmakers to our TXF APAC 2021 virtual conference to network and discuss the state of the market in the Asia-Pacific region. Henry Nichol, Content Manager at TXF, outlines the key talking points from the event.

Floating solar: The panel's still out on major deal flow
Floating solar: The panel's still out on major deal flow
Thomas Hopkins
15 November 2021

The recent Cirata project financing set some new bankability benchmarks for floating solar in Asia. More substantial deal flow from Asia's island nations may follow, but the sector is unlikely to make major inroads into markets where land for ground mounted solutions is not at a premium.

COP-ious pledges to transform climate finance?
COP-ious pledges to transform climate finance?
Max Thompson
10 November 2021

COP26 has marked a tectonic shift in the architecture of the global financial system to deliver net zero. But the next NDCs should be sooner than every five years to set a sustainable trajectory. And the granular regulatory level needs more attention.

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More details on Intersect Power's construction financing
30 November 2021

More details have emerged on the $800 million of construction debt Intersect Power closed in early November to finance its 300MW Radian Solar PV proje...

Pughe leaves NatWest's EMEA syndicated loan team
30 November 2021

Jonathan Pughe has left his role as head of EMEA loan syndicate & sales at NatWest after nearly 15 years to join ABN Amro. Pughe will assume a sim...

Bangladesh extends deadline for telecoms PPP
30 November 2021

Bangladesh has extended the deadline for private firms to submit proposals to be concessionaires on telecoms PPP projects. The computer council has no...

More details on North East Link tunnels PPP
30 November 2021

More details have emerged on the A$11.1 billion Central Package tunnels PPP – the major part of the A$15.8 billion North East Link project in Me...

More details on mandates for Gabon hydro financing
30 November 2021

Sponsors of the 82MW Ngoulmendjim hydro project in Gabon – Eranove (60%) and Gabon Power Company (40%), a subsidiary of the Gabonese Fund for St...

TXF Data

Export & Agency Finance Lender 2021

Bank USDm No %
1 ING Bank 936m 9 7.1%
2 Santander 923m 9 7%
3 Crédit Agricole CIB 881m 9 6.7%
4 Deutsche Bank 829m 8 6.3%
5 Société Générale 648m 5 4.9%
6 BNP Paribas 614m 8 4.6%
7 HSBC 559m 8 4.2%
8 Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) 546m 10 4.1%
9 Citi 543m 4 4.1%
10 JP Morgan 510m 8 3.8%

Commodity Trade Finance Lender 2021

Bank USDm No %
1 ING Bank 4563m 25 13.9%
2 BNP Paribas 2713m 10 8.3%
3 Citi 1860m 10 5.7%
4 Standard Chartered 1442m 6 4.4%
5 Natixis 1385m 13 4.2%
6 Mizuho 1322m 6 4%
7 Société Générale 1274m 13 3.9%
8 HSBC 1241m 9 3.8%
9 Rabobank 1211m 12 3.7%
10 Scotia Bank 1171m 5 3.6%

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