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Stages for Change talk: Schwankner on filling the SME funding gap
Stages for Change talk: Schwankner on filling the SME funding gap
Eavie Burnett
14 July 2021

The Stages for Change series highlights some of the talented women in our industry – from senior experts to those who are new in their career. This week, the series launches as TXF’s Eavie Burnett speaks with Brueckner Group’s Stefanie Schwankner on her career path in export finance, through small ticket financing and her first large transaction in Africa.

Trade digitisation and ESG improv: Yes and, not yes but
Trade digitisation and ESG improv: Yes and, not yes but
Katharine Morton
30 June 2021

TXF’s Global Trade Virtual 2021 event took us on the rollercoaster journey of financing international trade last week. Saying “yes, and” could get the markets to help financing trade more sustainably (and digitally)

Making the right connections
Making the right connections
Thomas Hopkins
28 June 2021

You can count the number of true project financings for European and UK interconnectors on one hand. But following changes to regulation, and more expected to follow in the coming months, the sector is looking increasingly project finance friendly.

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Chia Tai taps $500m offshore borrowing
29 July 2021

Chia Tai Animal Husbandry Investment - an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Thailand’s Charoen Pokphand Group (CP Group) - has mandated banks ...

ADB invites EoIs for ferry system PPP in Philippines
28 July 2021

Asian Development Bank has invited advisers to express interest to conduct a project preparation study for a ferry system PPP in northwestern Luzon, P...

CPFI out to banks for refi
28 July 2021

Thai agri-business firm Charoen Pokphand Foods’ subsidiary, CPF Investments (CPFI), is out to banks for a $400 million loan. Proceeds will be us...

More leave Mizuho's syndicated finance team
26 July 2021

Mizuho’s director for its Asia syndicated finance department, Joey Mak, is leaving the bank after 14 years. Likewise, Christina Pang, a vice pre...

AIIB approves loan to Enel for Indian solar project
26 July 2021

AIIB has approved a $50 million loan to Italy's Enel to back the development of its 300MW solar power project in Rajasthan, India. The scheme, loc...

TXF Data

Export & Agency Finance Lender 2021

Bank USDm No %
1 Santander 1470m 22 8.4%
2 Crédit Agricole CIB 1258m 13 7.2%
3 HSBC 1049m 15 6%
4 Deutsche Bank 1040m 9 5.9%
5 Citi 943m 9 5.4%
6 ING Bank 876m 8 5%
7 Société Générale 835m 14 4.8%
8 Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) 793m 15 4.5%
9 BNP Paribas 758m 13 4.3%
10 MUFG Bank 631m 10 3.6%

Commodity Trade Finance Lender 2021

Bank USDm No %
1 ING Bank 4059m 21 13%
2 BNP Paribas 3879m 10 12.5%
3 Credit Suisse 1782m 8 5.7%
4 Citi 1760m 9 5.7%
5 Standard Chartered 1343m 6 4.3%
6 HSBC 1143m 9 3.7%
7 Scotia Bank 1121m 4 3.6%
8 Mizuho 1073m 4 3.4%
9 Natixis 953m 10 3.1%
10 Rabobank 915m 11 2.9%

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