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Kernel: Proving bank appetite for Ukrainian corporate debt
Kernel: Proving bank appetite for Ukrainian corporate debt
Aife Howse
7 October 2019

Kernel signed a tightly priced $390 million PXF last month – a rare example of a Ukrainian corporate taking the structured trade finance route in 2019. And despite the political turmoil developing in Ukraine, the agri trader is out to the international bond/unsecured debt markets for future fundraising plans.

End of an era: MacNamara’s final say
End of an era: MacNamara’s final say
Aife Howse
1 October 2019

Before his retirement at the end of last month, after nearly 40 years in the commodity finance sector, TXF spoke with Deutsche Bank’s global head of structured commodity trade finance John MacNamara one last time.

Expert briefing: Writing a new chapter in digital trade
Expert briefing: Writing a new chapter in digital trade
Sriram Muthukrishnan
16 September 2019

For thousands of years, goods and services have been exchanged between different trading partners. But as supply chains have scaled, the $23 trillion world of global trade has only grown in complexity, writes DBS.

TXF Originals

ENH to start raising $1.5 billion for Mozambique LNG project next week
13 November 2019

Next week, Mozambique’s state oil and fuel company Empresa Nacional de Hidrocarbonetos (ENH) is to launch a $1.5 billion capital raise to financ...

NLNG train seven debt out to banks
13 November 2019

Nigeria LNG (NLNG) is out to banks with the debt package for its train seven project. The deadline for responses is December 10. SCD Group – a j...

Companies find opportunity amid global trade disruption
5 November 2019

Businesses are more optimistic about their prospects to find opportunity in new markets than they were last year even as their expectations of protect...

Trafigura to renew annual metals borrowing base
4 November 2019

Trafigura will renew its annual $1.96 billion refined metals borrowing base by the end of this month. Some tweaks are being made to the terms and...

Premier woman of India trade retires
31 October 2019

Geetha Muralidhar, chairman-cum-managing director of ECGC retires on 31 October. Muralidhar, who steered India’s export credit agency through it...

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