TXF Amsterdam 2018: Natural Resources & Commodity Finance

May 17 - May 18, 2018
Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky, Netherlands

 

5th Anniversary edition

TXF held a two-day event for the global commodity finance market on the 17th & 18th May in Amsterdam. With senior speakers, interactive sessions and a guest list full of active deal-makers TXF Amsterdam: Natural Resources & Commodity Finance established itself as the premier event in the commodity finance calendar. 

Event outcomes:

 A chance to get your groove on with potential business partners and make new connections.

 The perfect split between producers, traders, financiers, insurers, law firms and other key industry players.

 A 50% corporate attendance rate.

 Keynotes from industry heavyweights on new opportunities. 

 Multiple session types with interactive innovative formats.

 The chance to earn 16 CPD points towards your professional development.

 

Attendees at TXF Amsterdam benefited from:

 A delegate list with contact details of the 400 attendees.

 A networking concierge service before and after the event. 

 9 keynote sessions including trader, banker and producer panels. We discussed the concerns, methods and opinions of leaders of the industry.

 3 regional roundtables covering Middle East & Africa, Russia and Asia-Pacific. 

 3 sector workshops run by experts of energy, metals & mining and softs.

 Streams of content for insuring commodity finance and industry case studies. Industry experts shared tips and methods for making and insuring successful deals.

 9 separate networking breaks, where our delegates made new connections.

To find out more about the event, please get in touch with the team at [email protected].

 

What did our guests from 2017 think? See below to find out!

A perfect combination of networking and ideas exchange, set in a fun environment.
Elena Egorova
Head Of Projects, Drum Risk Ltd
Elena Egorova
Exceptional approach allowing interactions and debate.
Cheam Hing Lee
MD, Rhodium Resources Pte Ltd
Cheam Hing Lee
High energy event and good networking opportunity for commodity financiers and traders.
Atakan Akkaya
Executive Director - Deputy Head of Commodity Finance, Commodities & Structured Trade Finance, Investment Banking Division for EMEA, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG)
Atakan Akkaya
Best in class - this is the commodity and trade event everyone needs to attend.
Robert Parson
Partner, Clyde & Co
Robert  Parson
A must attend. Well organised. Great networking.
Jean-Francois Lambert
Commodity Finance Expert, Lambert Commodities
Jean-Francois Lambert
If there's one event to attend in this spce, this is the event. (And the dinner was excellent.)
Logan Wright
Partner, Clifford Chance
Logan Wright
Fascinating topics and compelling speakers.
Theo Varenne
AVP, Marsh
Theo Varenne
Still the best gig in Northern Europe
Sergei Mikhalev
Head of Commodity Finance,
Sergei Mikhalev
Strong event with robust networking and content of speakers
Dimitrios Roumeliotis
Analyst, Deutsche Bank
Dimitrios  Roumeliotis
A great networking event
David Taylor
Head of Structured Trade Finance, Erste Group Bank
David Taylor
Great format, great venue, top speakers, excellent content and highly enjoyable atmosphere.
Douglas G. Ziurys
SVP & Partner, FImetrix
Douglas G. Ziurys
Very interesting and educational
Naomi Adegoke
Analyst, Bank of China
Naomi Adegoke
Olivier Boujol
Olivier Boujol
Global Head of Structured Trade Finance
Archer Daniels Midland
Tawfik Sadfi
Tawfik Sadfi
Head of Structured Trade Finance
Gunvor
Nicolas Jobert
Nicolas Jobert
Structured Trade Finance – Head of EMENA
Trafigura Pte
Pierpaolo Di Fabio
Pierpaolo Di Fabio
CFO
KME Group
Canan Tulum
Canan Tulum
Head of Treasury & Trade Finance
Petrochina UK
Oksana Nersesova
Oksana Nersesova
Manager, Corporate Finance
Dtek Holdings
Aleksandr Lyubarev
Aleksandr Lyubarev
Director, Corporate Finance & Treasury
Metinvest
Nataliya Frolova
Nataliya Frolova
Head of Trade and Corporate Finance
Gazprom Marketing & Trading
Marc Pfefferli
Marc Pfefferli
Head of Group Treasury & Corporate Finance
MET Group
Dominic Wood
Dominic Wood
Chief Operating Officer
Gemcorp
Stefano Tonti
Stefano Tonti
Chief Financial Officer
Alvean Sugar SL
Paul Thomas
Paul Thomas
Head of Projects & Structured Finance
Philia
John Goodridge
John Goodridge
Head of Marketing & Origination, West Africa
BP
Sanjeev Dutta
Sanjeev Dutta
Executive Director - Commodities
Dubai Multi Commodities Centre
Katharina Michael
Katharina Michael
Co-Head of GTB Germany
UniCredit
Kris Van Broekhoven
Kris Van Broekhoven
Managing Director, Global Head of Commodity Trade Finance
Citi
François-Xavier Reignier
François-Xavier Reignier
Head of Structured Trade Finance EMEA
MUFG Bank
Ping  Xiao
Ping Xiao
Head of Trade Finance
Bank of China
Bob Angliss
Bob Angliss
Deputy Head Commodities Centre
Bank of China
Sarah Taylor
Sarah Taylor
Head of Structured Credit & Political Risk
Aon
James Burnett
James Burnett
Head of Structured Trade & Commodity Finance
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC)
Olivier David
Olivier David
Head of the Special Products Unit
Atradius
John MacNamara
John MacNamara
Managing Director, Global Head of Structured Commodity Trade Finance
Deutsche Bank
John Kearsey
John Kearsey
Head of Research
Simpson Spence Young
Mark Segall
Mark Segall
Partner
CMS
Srinivas Koneru
Srinivas Koneru
Founder
Arkratos Blockchain Solutions
Catherine Lang-Anderson
Catherine Lang-Anderson
Counsel
Allen & Overy
Mirthe van Kesteren
Mirthe van Kesteren
Partner
Linklaters
Daniel Haudenschild
Daniel Haudenschild
CEO
Swisscom Blockchain AG
Maarten  Koning
Maarten Koning
Managing Director, Global Head Structured Metals & Energy Finance
ING Bank
Jean Craven
Jean Craven
CEO & Director
Barak Fund Management
Alexandre Vieira
Alexandre Vieira
Head, Structured Commodity Trade Finance
EFA Group
Simon Bessant
Simon Bessant
Director
Texel Finance Ltd
Daniel Seregin
Daniel Seregin
Head Energy & Metals Commodities Europe
ABN AMRO
Niels de Ru
Niels de Ru
Partner
Allen & Overy
Jacco de Jong
Jacco de Jong
Senior Advisor and Commercial Director
TradeWiz
Dr. Rebecca Harding
Dr. Rebecca Harding
CEO
Coriolis Technologies Limited
Harris Antoniou
Harris Antoniou
CEO
Amsterdam Trade Bank
Hiren Singharay
Hiren Singharay
CEO / Member-Supervisory Board
Global Finance & Capital Ltd
Willem Klaassens
Willem Klaassens
Managing Director
Latour Commodities Advisory Pte Ltd
Geoffrey Wynne
Geoffrey Wynne
Partner
Sullivan & Worcester
Nabil Abdul-Massih
Nabil Abdul-Massih
CEO
INOKS Capital
Eugen Weinberg
Eugen Weinberg
Global Head of Commodities Research
Commerzbank
Constantin Koutzaroff
Constantin Koutzaroff
Deputy Head, Structured Commodity Finance
Credit Agricole CIB
André Casterman
André Casterman
ITFA Chair of Fintech Committee and CMO
INTIX
Gert Demmink
Gert Demmink
Partner
Philip Sidney
Saurabh Goyal
Saurabh Goyal
Founder and Managing Director
Satoshi Systems Ltd
Dr. Robert  Besseling
Dr. Robert Besseling
Executive Director
EXX AFRICA
Melinda Moore
Melinda Moore
Principal
CleanUp Commodities
Jean-Francois Lambert
Jean-Francois Lambert
Commodity Finance Expert
Lambert Commodities
Joseph Williams
Joseph Williams
Senior Advocacy Officer
Natural Resources Governance Institute

On the 17th May, we hosted our global commodity finance dinner: a night to celebrate the achievements of your industry and socialise with clients, colleagues and market experts. Expect entertainment, a relaxed disco theme and food (of course). 

But that's not all.

 

On the night we also announced the Commodity Trade Finance Perfect 10 Deal Award winners of the year. The Perfect 10 Deals of the year represent the most innovative, market influencing transactions of the year. They are shortlisted and voted for by the market, and therefore represent an accolade that is highly prized by the industry and an incredible achievement. Take a look at this year's lucky winners here!

For more information on the Perfect 10 awards, please contact [email protected]

 

 

To view more photos from our event, please follow the link below:

https://www.facebook.com/pg/TXFmedia/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1038113753020941

Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky

Dam 9

1012 JS, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Event enquiries

Phone: +44 (0) 20 3735 8217

Email: [email protected]

Venue

Situated in the heart of Amsterdam, the newly renovated Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky is the perfect place to discuss new ideas. A magnificent historic building with an exceptional location, the site dates back to 1855. It is situated on the main square and enjoys spectacular views of the Royal Palace. 

The hotel has a dedicated guest relations team to help you make the most of your stay. And of course, is also geared up to cater for all your business needs while out of the office.

You can find out more information here.

Booking your stay

Unfortunately, all our discounted rooms at the Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky have now finished. For best rates and availability please email Sabine Zuijderhoudt at the hotel directly: [email protected]

Don't forget Amsterdam is a popular place, and accommodation is snapped up fast in the summer. For that reason, we advise you to book early!