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Picking up speed! TXF Commodity Finance Deals of the Year
Picking up speed! TXF Commodity Finance Deals of the Year
Jonathan Bell
13 May 2022

Deals of the Year – the TXF Perfect 10 – are a time for celebration! Here, we reveal the winners of the Commodity Finance Deals of the Year, for transactions signed in 2021. Huge congratulations to all the winning parties that were involved in these transactions.

Petrochemicals: Next year's model
Petrochemicals: Next year's model
Thomas Hopkins
11 May 2022

Is increasing petrochemicals price volatility going to force re-evaluation of past petchems project finance models? It already is.

One step beyond: New UK trade digitisation legislation on track
One step beyond: New UK trade digitisation legislation on track
Katharine Morton
11 May 2022

Trade digitisation has taken a big step forward globally with the announcement that the UK’s Electronic Trade Documents Bill is on its way to becoming law. What’s the significance of this globally? Let’s take some inspiration from Madness.

TXF Originals

Syndication closes on GlasfaserPlus financing
26 May 2022

Syndication has closed on the €2.15 billion project financing for the GlasfaserPlus FTTH project. The financing is designed to aid the roll-out o...

Marsh appoints global political risk & structured credit leader
25 May 2022

Insurance broker Marsh has appointed Rob Perry as global political risk & structured credit leader, Marsh Specialty, effective 1 July. He will be ...

More details on DC Smart Street Lighting bond issuance
24 May 2022

The $159.7 million bond financing of the District of Columbia’s first P3, DC Smart Streetlighting, closed on 5 May 2022. Wells Fargo and TD secu...

Covantis makes strides in Brazilian agri-trade
23 May 2022

Covantis, the Swiss-headquartered agri-industry initiative powered by blockchain technology to digitise the post trade of agricultural commodities has...

Tess Jarmolkiewicz joins Ghetta Limited
20 May 2022

Tess Jarmolkiewicz has joined Ghetta Limited as a managing director and will be responsible for providing equity and debt funding solutions for the en...

TXF Data

Export & Agency Finance Lender 2021

Bank USDm No %
1 Société Générale 5297m 42 6.8%
2 BNP Paribas 5213m 41 6.6%
3 Santander 5080m 46 6.5%
4 Crédit Agricole CIB 4831m 31 6.2%
5 JP Morgan 3653m 30 4.7%
6 ING Bank 3178m 47 4.1%
7 HSBC 2886m 27 3.7%
8 Deutsche Bank 2868m 29 3.7%
9 Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) 2790m 25 3.6%
10 Standard Chartered 2325m 21 3%

Commodity Trade Finance Lender 2021

Bank USDm No %
1 BNP Paribas 7814m 45 6.1%
2 ING Bank 6818m 69 5.3%
3 Citi 6385m 37 4.9%
4 JP Morgan 6242m 19 4.8%
5 Natixis 5607m 56 4.3%
6 Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) 5154m 39 4%
7 Société Générale 4984m 50 3.9%
8 HSBC 4981m 32 3.9%
9 MUFG Bank 4906m 35 3.8%
10 Crédit Agricole CIB 4304m 39 3.3%

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