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Commodity trade finance: 2020 year-end review
Commodity trade finance: 2020 year-end review
Jonathan Bell
22 December 2020

In what has been one of the most eventful years for commodity trade finance, we take a long hard look at some of the major happenings and assess what these mean for the sector at large and for future financing.

ECA support for mining gets smaller – but smarter
ECA support for mining gets smaller – but smarter
Tom Nelthorpe
16 December 2020

ECAs are playing a growing role in the financing of small, strategic-commodity mining projects – even coming in alongside royalty providers in deals where they might not be treated equally in a foreclosure or default situation.

New SCF for the new normal in emerging markets
New SCF for the new normal in emerging markets
Katharine Morton
16 December 2020

In a discussion supported by Finverity, TXF looks at new ways for companies to effectively use digitisation in emerging markets to propel access to financing for sustainable international trade through supply chain finance (SCF).

TXF Originals

Corine Troncy to head global trade credit at AIG
21 January 2021

Corine Troncy is joining AIG as global head of trade credit after 30 years with Coface Group. Most recently, Troncy was Coface group executive committ...

ONGC Videsh drops general syndication for $700m loan
20 January 2021

The overseas arm of India’s state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp, ONGC Videsh, has decided against going ahead with general syndication for its ...

Tiwari and team joins AZB & Partners
13 January 2021

AZB & Partners has welcomed Anuja Tiwari as partner in the energy and infrastructure practice along with her team of lawyers: Mallika Anand, Amool...

Caroline Tran joins AXA XL global political risk in Paris
8 January 2021

AXA XL has hired Caroline Tran for their Global Political Risk, Credit & Bond team based in Paris. She has the title of regional product leader fo...

Senior director Chang to leave Mizuho
8 January 2021

Senior director at Mizuho’s debt structuring and syndication group in Hong Kong, Monita Chang, is leaving her position at the Japanese bank. A r...

TXF Data

Commodity Trade Finance Lender 2020

Bank USDm No %
1 Société Générale 5670m 50 6.4%
2 ING Bank 5308m 61 6%
3 JP Morgan 4857m 11 5.5%
4 BNP Paribas 4781m 39 5.4%
5 MUFG Bank 3878m 30 4.4%
6 Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) 3761m 25 4.2%
7 Crédit Agricole CIB 3702m 31 4.2%
8 Natixis 3386m 41 3.8%
9 Mizuho 3148m 24 3.6%
10 Rabobank 3096m 40 3.5%

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