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Global telecoms tussle taken into a dark web
Global telecoms tussle taken into a dark web
Jonathan Bell
14 March 2019

The race to be a global leader in certain cutting-edge technologies will always be a hard fought one. But in the case of China’s Huawei, the company has unfortunately been wrongly dragged into the whole US-China trade wars saga. Jonathan Bell examines the scene.

Navigating the digital project corridor
Navigating the digital project corridor
Paul Nicholson
11 March 2019

With the European fibre market entering the project financing mainstream, how big can the wider digital infrastructure market get, and what risk mitigants are still needed to give investors and lenders more comfort with non-fibre niches?

TXF Originals

Syndication closed on Altice French broadband loan
30 September 2019

Syndication of the €1.925 billion ($2.1 billion) debt package backing the Altice/SFR FTTH French broadband network acquisition/expansion has clos...

Reliance Jio signs $1bn K-Sure-backed deal
10 September 2019

On 10 September Reliance Industries, via Reliance Jio Infocomm, signed a $1 billion ten-year K-Sure-backed loan to finance the procurement of telecom ...

Bpifrance to support Satria satellite financing
26 July 2019

Sponsors of the Satelit Republik Indonesia (Satria) satellite in Indonesia – Pasifik Satelit Nusantara (PSN) Pintar Nusantara Sejahtera, Nu...

Altitude signs latest French broadband financing
1 July 2019

Altitude Infrastructure – via project company Octagon Fiber – has raised a €153 million soft miniperm to finance its Tarn-et-Garonne ...

Red Electrica signs Hispasat acquisition facility
14 June 2019

Red Electrica Corporacion has raised a €500 million ($560 million) credit line to back its €949 million acquisition of an 89.68% stake in sa...

TXF Data

Commodity Trade Finance Lender H1 2020

Bank USDm No %
1 JP Morgan 270m 2 9%
2 ING Bank 215m 3 7.2%
3 UniCredit 215m 3 7.2%
4 Standard Chartered 150m 1 5%
5 Mashreq Bank 150m 1 5%
6 Commercial Bank of Dubai 150m 1 5%
7 Société Générale 122m 2 4.1%
8 Rabobank 122m 2 4.1%
9 Credit Suisse 122m 2 4.1%
10 ABN AMRO 122m 2 4.1%

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