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Keynote: Low Fives to KYC red tape
Keynote: Low Fives to KYC red tape
Katharine Morton
9 January 2020

David Avram, trade and export finance director at Fives talks to TXF about his outlook on the markets in 2020, and how the company structures its export finance activities. Will ECA-driven KYC red tape, and the timing of demands for compliance hinder the industrial engineering group’s deal flow?

Shop talk: PLN pulls plug on project debt – for now
Shop talk: PLN pulls plug on project debt – for now
Max Thompson
17 December 2019

Indonesia’s state-owned power utility PLN has yet to close a single power project financing in 2019 amid a year of economic slowdown and elections. However, Teguh Harsono, vice president of funding at PLN says 2020 will be a very different story.

Shop Talk: US Exim on the road to full reauthorisation
Shop Talk: US Exim on the road to full reauthorisation
Niamh Curran
12 December 2019

At TXF's PRI conference in London last week, TXF spoke to Stephen Renna, chief banking officer of US Exim to find out if christmas is coming early for the US ECA, as Exim's reauthorisation bill awaits approval from the senate. Renna is positive about the agency's future - although reauthorisation is far from concrete given the volatile climate of US politics.

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NY Green Bank adds new MD to team
24 January 2020

NY Green Bank has appointed Kim Erle as managing director of Strategy, Impact & IR. Erle is co-founder of cocoon construct, a proptech start-up in...

Salvador-Ilha de Itaparica PPP financing talks underway
24 January 2020

A Chinese consortium comprising China Communications Construction Company (CCCC) and CR20 have started talks with Bank of China to finance the BRL5.4 ...

Aramco eyes acquisition loan for Port Arthur LNG interest
23 January 2020

Saudi Aramco is seeking a 25% stake in the Port Arthur LNG scheme in Texas, with the aim of buying five million tonnes of LNG per year from the facili...

Canal Sugar seals dual-currency bridge deal for agri project
21 January 2020

Dubai-based Canal Sugar has closed a dual-currency syndicated bridge facility of up to $175 million to back the financing of its sugar and grains term...

Puebla solar IPP to close financing in Q2
21 January 2020

Sponsors of the 250MW Puebla solar IPP project in Mexico – Alten Energias Renovables and Sojitz – are expected to reach financial close on...

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