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Keynote: Discussing necessary evils with Linde
Keynote: Discussing necessary evils with Linde
Katharine Morton
16 March 2020

Linde’s head of export and project finance, Gernot Bruch says international banks are no longer seeing his transactions as a ‘necessary evil’. There are other necessary evils (and benign things) to discuss with TXF – the return of US Exim, the inexorable rise of sustainability issues, the OECD Consensus, Russia business amid sanctions, and, of course his thoughts about Coronavirus.

Women investing in women: A diverse ecosystem for trade
Women investing in women: A diverse ecosystem for trade
Eavie Burnett
11 March 2020

On 8 March, men and women across the world celebrated International Women’s Day. This week, TXF’s Eavie Burnett takes a closer look at the vital role women and other minority groups play in the sphere of global trade.

Expert briefing: Has the US-China trade war found peace?
Expert briefing: Has the US-China trade war found peace?
James Burgess
9 March 2020

James Burgess, head of commercial for London and UK South East region at Atradius takes a look at the latest developments in the tit-for-tat US-China trade war, and asks whether 2020 will mark the end of trade war fears?

TXF Originals

Cogswell joins Portland Advisers
27 March 2020

Ian Cogswell has been made a senior adviser at Portland Advisers. He will work on projects in the energy sector, which will include oil and gas, as we...

AdP prices bond
27 March 2020

Despite the privatisation of Aeroports de Paris (AdP) having been put on hold earlier this month due to the “instability of the markets”, ...

CCECC mandates arrangers for Regiotram loan
27 March 2020

China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC) has mandated MUFG to arrange at least $300 million in loans for its 39.6 km Regiotram Occiden...

Jawa 9&10 coal-fired plant nears signing
27 March 2020

Sponsors of the 2x1000MW Jawa 9 and 10 ultra-supercritical coal-fired power project in Indonesia – PLN-owned Indonesia Power (51%) and Barito Pa...

Engie raises €2.5bn from bond issue
27 March 2020

Engie has raised €2.5 billion of bond financing for a wide range of renewables projects. The financing comprises a five-year €1 billion seni...

TXF Data

Export & Agency Finance Lender H1 2020

Bank USDm No %
1 Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) 630m 2 20%
2 Mizuho 535m 2 16.9%
3 MUFG Bank 515m 1 16.3%
4 Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank (SMTB) 515m 1 16.3%
5 ING Bank 276m 4 8.8%
6 BBVA 133m 1 4.2%
7 Commerzbank 122m 2 3.9%
8 Credit Suisse 90m 1 2.8%
9 Credit Agricole CIB 82m 1 2.6%
10 ANZ (Australia and New Zealand Banking Group) 75m 1 2.4%

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