TXF in depth

It's a wrap: InfraCredit debuts with Viathan bond
It's a wrap: InfraCredit debuts with Viathan bond
Tom Nelthorpe
7 February 2018

Donor-backed bond insurer InfraCredit has wrapped its first issue – a N10 billion local currency bond for a Nigerian captive power developer. What are the long-term project bond prospects for emerging markets monolines?

Ruta al Mar: Opening a new 4G funding fast lane
Ruta al Mar: Opening a new 4G funding fast lane
Oliver Gordon
5 February 2018

A pioneering loan/bond financing for Colombia's Ruta al Mar highway project may serve as the shot in the arm needed to reignite appetite for the country’s 4G roads financing programme after a year spent on the sidelines.

UKEF's new box of tricks
UKEF's new box of tricks
Eavie Burnett
1 February 2018

UK Export Finance (UKEF) has ramped up its risk appetite with a spate of new product suites, initiatives, and strategies aimed at increasing support for SMEs. TXF spoke with Baroness Rona Fairhead, new UK Minister of State for Trade and Export Promotion at the Department for International Trade (DIT), to find out the reality behind the rhetoric.

TXF in brief

Almaty Ring Road PPP nearer to realisation
22 February 2018

The heavily DFI-backed Almaty Ring Road (BAKAD) PPP project in Kazakhstan has reached commercial close – 16 years since first being approved by ...

Cross River Rail PPP bidders shortlisted
22 February 2018

With three bidding groups shortlisted by the Cross River Rail Authority (CRRA) for the PPP portion of the A$5.4 billion ($4.23 billion) Cross River Ra...

More details on A10/A24 motorway PPP
21 February 2018

Sponsors of the €650 million ($810 million) A10/A24 Neuruppin-Pankow A-Model motorway PPP –  BAM (70%) and Habau (30%) – reached...

Formosa 1 in talks with ECA
21 February 2018

Sponsors of the Formosa 1 offshore wind project in Taiwan – Macquarie Capital, Orsted and Swancore Industries – are expecte...

EETC pulls 18 bidders for West of Nile solar
20 February 2018

Eighteen bidding teams have responded to pre-qualification for Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company’s (EETC) 600MW West of Nile solar PV pr...

TXF Data

Export & Agency Finance MLA Full year 2017

Bank USDm No %
1 BNP Paribas 5375m 35 9.5%
2 HSBC 4955m 41 8.7%
3 Santander Bank 4898m 23 8.6%
4 Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) 3871m 27 6.8%
5 Société Générale 3464m 21 6.1%
6 Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank 2975m 18 5.2%
7 KfW IPEX-Bank 2311m 16 4.1%
8 Deutsche Bank 2164m 15 3.8%
9 Standard Chartered 1971m 18 3.5%
10 Citi 1915m 11 3.4%


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