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Out of the sandbox: Creating the right tools for the job
Out of the sandbox: Creating the right tools for the job
Paul Golden
6 June 2018

Financial regulators across Europe, North America and Asia are adopting a variety of strategies to encourage the development of financial technology in their jurisdictions, which does not bode well for the FCA’s ambitions to promote cross-border consensus.

Change of clothing: Can ECAs become champions of sustainability?
Change of clothing: Can ECAs become champions of sustainability?
Oliver Gordon
5 June 2018

The ICC has established a working group aimed at fostering a greater sustainable development agenda in export finance. Is it just tinkering? And does it have any chance of making real change?

Can export finance be a ‘force for good’? New TXF podcast released
Can export finance be a ‘force for good’? New TXF podcast released
Dan Sheriff
1 June 2018

TXF's second export finance podcast of 2018 asks whether the industry is, or can be, a force for good? This is the final discussion before our 2018 live show at TXF Global in Prague on the 6 June, where we will also be joined by EKN’s Anna-Karin Jatko and Euler Hermes’ Thomas Baum.

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GE EFS appoints three new sector heads
15 June 2018

GE Energy Financial Services has announced that Kevin Walsh, head of renewables, and Timothy Howell, head of US equity and co-development in...

UKEF appoints new Chief Risk Officer
15 June 2018

UKEF has appointed Samir Parkash as Chief Risk Officer to lead the management of the department’s credit portfolio. Parkash joins from...

Sonnedix bond refi pricing out
14 June 2018

The recent bond refinancing by solar developer Sonnedix – €140 million ($162.7 million) of 19-year fixed rate notes issued against a 30.3MW...

Metalloinvest signs ECA-backed loan
14 June 2018

On 11 June Metalloinvest, a Russian mining and metallurgy company, signed a €72 million ($82 million) Euler Hermes-backed loan to finance the pur...

CIMIC drops out of WestConnex
13 June 2018

CIMIC has pulled out of the bidding for New South Wales government’s 51% stake in the $12 billion WestConnex project in Sydney. The move follows...

TXF Data

Export & Agency Finance MLA Full year 2017

Bank USDm No %
1 BNP Paribas 5311m 34 9%
2 HSBC 4955m 40 8.4%
3 Santander Bank 4867m 22 8.2%
4 Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) 4011m 27 6.8%
5 Société Générale 3464m 21 5.9%
6 Credit Agricole CIB 3264m 21 5.5%
7 KfW IPEX-Bank 2630m 18 4.5%
8 Deutsche Bank 2164m 15 3.7%
9 Standard Chartered 2100m 19 3.6%
10 Citi 1904m 11 3.2%

Commodity Trade Finance MLA Full year 2017

Bank USDm No %
1 Natixis 11056m 52 10.3%
2 Société Générale 8209m 46 7.7%
3 ING Bank 7272m 75 6.8%
4 Deutsche Bank 4510m 24 4.2%
5 UniCredit 4334m 34 4%
6 Rabobank 3989m 43 3.7%
7 BNP Paribas 3669m 35 3.4%
8 MUFG Bank 3656m 31 3.4%
9 ABN AMRO 3608m 41 3.4%
10 Mizuho 3248m 26 3%

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