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TXF Global: UniCredit sees growth in Turkey and Russia
TXF Global: UniCredit sees growth in Turkey and Russia
Max Thompson
9 July 2018

TXF caught up with Eriks Atvars, global head of trade and export finance at UniCredit, to discuss the bank's growth of ECA business in Russia and Turkey. Atvars' also highlights the current challenges in the market from extreme pricing pressure resulting from excess liquidity to increasingly volatile risk appetites amid a changing geopolitical landscape .

TXF Global talk: ECGC on educating SMEs
TXF Global talk: ECGC on educating SMEs
Max Thompson
6 July 2018

TXF caught up with Geetha Muralidahar, chairman and managing director at ECGG, to discuss how ECGC are supporting SMEs and what educational processes need to take place to provide Indian exporters with better access to short-term trade finance.

Keeping it liquid: Auramet makes ripples in loan market
Keeping it liquid: Auramet makes ripples in loan market
Oliver Gordon
3 July 2018

Precious metals trading is a tough market to survive in without a bulging balance sheet. But in just 14 years Auramet has gone from zero to $11 billion in revenue and has now debuted in the syndicated loan market. Auramet chief financial officer, Mark Edelstein talks markets, financing strategy, and surviving presidential tweets.

TXF in brief

Texican signs extension and seeks new lead bank for RCF
16 July 2018

Texican Natural Gas Company has signed a four-month extension on the one-year $100 million revolving credit facility (RCF) it signed on 13 J...

ERG refinances Adriatica wind assets
13 July 2018

ERG – via special purpose company ERG Eolica Adriatica – has refinanced 102MWs of wind assets in Italy as part of a €500 million ($58...

Benguigui to join Orsted
13 July 2018

David Benguigui, head of renewables at SMBC, is set to join the Danish renewables company Orsted as part of the structured finance solutions...

Goldwind looking at Argentine wind financing options
12 July 2018

Goldwind is in talks with international commercial lenders, Sinosure and PowerChina – the overseas investment arm of the Power Construction...

San Miguel wraps up Masinloc loan allocations
12 July 2018

San Miguel Corporation has wrapped up bank allocations for the $1.1 billion loan backing SMC Global Power’s acquisition of the 1300MW Masin...

TXF Data

Export & Agency Finance MLA Full year 2017

Bank USDm No %
1 BNP Paribas 5311m 34 9.2%
2 HSBC 4955m 40 8.6%
3 Santander Bank 4867m 22 8.4%
4 Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) 3871m 26 6.7%
5 Société Générale 3464m 21 6%
6 Credit Agricole CIB 3264m 21 5.7%
7 KfW IPEX-Bank 2630m 18 4.6%
8 Deutsche Bank 2164m 15 3.8%
9 Standard Chartered 1960m 18 3.4%
10 Citi 1904m 11 3.3%

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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