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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.

Webinar 12 December: What’s moved the dial in trade and treasury tech in 2018?
Webinar 12 December: What’s moved the dial in trade and treasury tech in 2018?
Katharine Morton
4 December 2018

We reflect on 2018 and ask what has actually made a difference in trade technology in the past year and pick out the highlights amid the hype.

TXF in brief

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 ...

Details on Thor offshore wind farm emerge
11 December 2018

Aquila Capital reached financial close in September on the 147.6MW Thor offshore wind farm in Sweden. The €200 million ($226 million) projec...

Dianchi Water sounds out banks for debut offshore loan
11 December 2018

China’s state-owned company Kunming Dianchi Water Treatment is sounding out bank appetite for its debut offshore loan of $150 million with ...

Slovenia's first green bond oversubscribed
11 December 2018

Slovenia’s state-owned development and export bank, SID Bank, sold a €75 million ($85 million) five-year private placement last week to fin...

Bina-Istra highway refi and expansion financing closed
10 December 2018

The refinancing/expansion financing of the Bina-Istra highway concession in Croatia has closed. Lead sponsored by Bouygues, the concession has been le...

TXF Data

Export & Agency Finance MLA Full year 2018

Bank USDm No %
1 Santander 6009m 36 10.3%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 4826m 23 8.2%
3 BNP Paribas 3899m 21 6.7%
4 HSBC 3855m 29 6.6%
5 Citi 2555m 15 4.4%
6 Société Générale 2525m 15 4.3%
7 Natixis 2518m 7 4.3%
8 Deutsche Bank 2398m 13 4.1%
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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