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The H1 Commodity Finance Data Report 2021: The highlights
The H1 Commodity Finance Data Report 2021: The highlights
Aife Howse
1 September 2021

Here’s a sneak peek of TXF’s H1 Commodity Finance Data Report 2021, which will be out later this week. Comprising comprehensive data on commercial loans, the report dissects material on the financings of both commodity traders and producers.

Stages for Change: Martone on navigating the evolving energy sectors
Stages for Change: Martone on navigating the evolving energy sectors
Aife Howse
26 August 2021

“There's been a lot of talk about money moving out of the industry, but I haven't seen it materialise in a significant way yet”. In this week’s instalment of the Stages for Change series, TXF speaks to Laura Martone, finance partner at Bracewell within the New York energy group, about changes and continuances within the oil and gas sectors.

SWIFT’s evolution in digital trade: Balancing trade API-ness?
SWIFT’s evolution in digital trade: Balancing trade API-ness?
Katharine Morton
25 August 2021

How is SWIFT’s own digital trade evolution progressing? Will corporates, banks and vendors be on board and does the organisation risk competing with itself? TXF looks to history and asks more questions than it can get answers to at the moment. Will a pivot toward APIs be an answer in trade?

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Citi boosts global commodities team with Moorooven
17 September 2021

Yoven Devarajen Moorooven is joining Citi’s global commodities team as its global head of new business ventures. Moorooven was previously head o...

ATI makes new appointments
16 September 2021

African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI) – the Nairobi-headquartered pan-African political risk insurance institution - has just made two new appoin...

IMF policy advice out of step with Paris Agreement, says report
9 September 2021

IMF policy advice has been undermining a just energy transition since the Paris Agreement was signed in 2015, according to a report by ActionAid and t...

SUEK changes direction with dollar denominated bond
8 September 2021

Russian energy and coal company SUEK is out to investors for an unsecured five-year dollar bond. Bookrunning mandated lead arrangers on the deal are A...

Udenna progresses acquisition financing for Philippines gas field
23 August 2021

The financing backing Udenna Corporation’s acquisition of a 45% operating interest in the Malampaya gas field from Shell Petroleum for about $46...

TXF Data

Commodity Trade Finance Lender 2021

Bank USDm No %
1 ING Bank 4563m 25 13.9%
2 BNP Paribas 2713m 10 8.3%
3 Citi 1860m 10 5.7%
4 Standard Chartered 1442m 6 4.4%
5 Natixis 1385m 13 4.2%
6 Mizuho 1322m 6 4%
7 Société Générale 1274m 13 3.9%
8 HSBC 1241m 9 3.8%
9 Rabobank 1211m 12 3.7%
10 Scotia Bank 1171m 5 3.6%

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