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US offshore wind: On track to join the major markets
US offshore wind: On track to join the major markets
Oliver Gordon
6 December 2018

The 2019 expiration of the Investment Tax Credit is unlikely to put the dampers on a US offshore wind sector that looks set to take off.

Moving ahead in southern Africa
Moving ahead in southern Africa
Jonathan Bell
5 December 2018

TXF last week held its annual Cape Town Conference on southern African Commodities, Export & Project Financing. Here, Jonathan Bell highlights some of the key takeaways from the event and some further recent important major project developments.

Risky Business: Brexit ups the rhetoric of trade weaponization in Europe
Risky Business: Brexit ups the rhetoric of trade weaponization in Europe
Katharine Morton
5 December 2018

TXF and Coriolis Technologies’ country risk index digs deep into the strategic trends in militarisation of trade. In this section Rebecca Harding, CEO of Coriolis Technologies sees weaponization of trade in Brexit rhetoric, European populism and Turkish troubles. This is the fifth in the series of seven insights.

TXF in brief

GIA closes on debt for Geriatric hospital project in Chile
12 December 2018

Mexican construction company GIA has closed a $370 million seven-year-plus-four-year- construction loan to back development of the $400 million-plus H...

Latvia launches Kekava Bypass RFQ
12 December 2018

Latvijas Valsts celi (Latvian State Roads) has launched a request for qualification (RFQ) for the Kekava Bypass PPP project. The 23-year DBFM con...

Formosa 2 offshore wind RFP doing the rounds
12 December 2018

An updated request for proposals (RFP) for financing for the 376MW Formosa 2 offshore wind project in Taiwan is doing the bank rounds.Sponsored by Swa...

Petit to join Investec project finance team
12 December 2018

Frederic Petit is to join Investec’s project finance department on January 3 as the company looks to build its presence in the Americas. Petit h...

Newly formed Var Enerji signs $3bn RBL
12 December 2018

Var Enerji – a new company created via the merger of Eni Norge and Point Resources –  signed a $3 billion six-year reserve-base ...

TXF Data

Export & Agency Finance MLA Full year 2018

Bank USDm No %
1 Santander 6181m 38 10.4%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 4826m 23 8.1%
3 HSBC 4116m 30 6.9%
4 BNP Paribas 3899m 21 6.6%
5 Citi 2555m 15 4.3%
6 Société Générale 2525m 15 4.3%
7 Natixis 2518m 7 4.2%
8 Deutsche Bank 2398m 13 4%
9 ING Bank 2344m 33 4%
10 Credit Suisse 1766m 2 3%

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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