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Huemul: A taste of DFI debt
Huemul: A taste of DFI debt
Thomas Hopkins
13 October 2020

The Huemul renewable financing in Chile - the second phase of Mainstream's Andes Renovables portfolio of wind and solar projects - has significant DFI backing despite its earlier sister deal being purely commercially banked. But was that backing a necessity in the Covid-19 economic climate or simply a key support?

Re-evaluating technology to embrace the new trade agenda
Re-evaluating technology to embrace the new trade agenda
Katharine Morton
12 October 2020

TXF talks to CGI’s Rory Kaplan, senior offering manager for trade and supply chain solutions, Patrick DeVilbiss, director of consulting, trade and supply chain solutions and Colin Zeglen, product manager for trade and supply chain solutions for a reality check on digitisation in challenging times.

FEX and MENA: Passing on knowledge and sustainability
FEX and MENA: Passing on knowledge and sustainability
Max Thompson
7 October 2020

The younger generation of the export finance community are yet to hold the keys to the ECA manor. And with much of the knowledge and talent in the industry (and deal origination) coming from practitioners with over 30 years’ experience, TXF’s Future of Export Finance (FEX) initiative is more paramount than ever in shifting the industry’s clout from the aging demographic to the next generation.

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More details on Sebastopol solar financing
27 October 2020

Fotowatio Renewable Ventures (FRV), via special purpose company Sebastopol Target Holdings – which, like FRV, is also ultimately a subsidiary of...

More details on Zhanatas wind DFI-backed loan
27 October 2020

Sponsors of the 100MW Zhanatas onshore wind farm in Kazakhstan – China Power International Holding (80%) and Visor Investments Cooperative (20%)...

Empower issues EoIs for African renewables portfolio
27 October 2020

Empower New Energy has issued expressions of interest from prospective advisory firms – for legal, technical, tax and model auditors roles &ndas...

New President of Berne Union announced
26 October 2020

Michal Ron, Chief International Officer of SACE, is to be the next President of Berne Union, which represents the global export credit and investment ...

Atlas delays close for La Pimenta solar project loan
26 October 2020

Atlas Renewable Energy is expected to reach full financial close for its 444MW La Pimienta solar project project in Mexico by year-end. The sponsor ha...

TXF Data

Export & Agency Finance Lender H1 2020

Bank USDm No %
1 Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) 3425m 24 8.2%
2 KfW IPEX-Bank 3160m 29 7.6%
3 BNP Paribas 2671m 35 6.4%
4 Citi 2613m 7 6.3%
5 Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) 2092m 6 5%
6 MUFG Bank 1753m 18 4.2%
7 Mizuho 1695m 14 4.1%
8 Standard Chartered 1661m 11 4%
9 Deutsche Bank 1654m 9 4%
10 HSBC 1634m 22 3.9%

Commodity Trade Finance Lender H1 2020

Bank USDm No %
1 JP Morgan 4857m 11 7.4%
2 BNP Paribas 4734m 25 7.2%
3 Société Générale 3823m 25 5.8%
4 ING Bank 3798m 36 5.8%
5 MUFG Bank 2992m 21 4.6%
6 Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) 2594m 16 4%
7 Crédit Agricole CIB 2459m 17 3.8%
8 Mizuho 2459m 16 3.8%
9 HSBC 2031m 14 3.1%
10 Rabobank 2007m 23 3.1%

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