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US Exim fully reauthorised - but the Middle East gets turned upside down
US Exim fully reauthorised - but the Middle East gets turned upside down
Jonathan Bell
14 January 2020

At long last US Exim has got the mandate that US exporters have been crying out for. But, asks Jonathan Bell, will the recent events in Iraq and the troubles with Iran spill over and impact US export activity in Middle East markets?

Shop talk: Fonroche sheds light on ECAs for off-grid solar dream
Shop talk: Fonroche sheds light on ECAs for off-grid solar dream
Aife Howse
14 January 2020

At TXF's PRI conference last month, Pierre Vergnes, head of institutional financing at Fonroche Lighting, explains why the off-grid solar manufacturer taps ECA support over the private market when looking for insurance in challenging high-risk countries.

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?

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French floating wind project out to banks
28 January 2020

Engie and EDP Renewables are said to be sounding out banks for their 30MW Eoliennes Flottantes du Golfe du Lion (EFGL) floating offshore wind project....

Barbados to launch airport PPP RFQ
28 January 2020

The Government of Barbados and Grantley Adams International Airport (GAIA) are preparing to launch an RFQ on 3 February for a public-private partnersh...

Lloyds makes new senior project finance related appointments
28 January 2020

James Taylor has been appointed head of infrastructure and project finance at Lloyds Bank, where he has been based for over 18 years. After starting a...

Banks being sounded out for Turkstream debt
28 January 2020

Financial advisors Russian Project Finance Bank (RPFB) and SMBC, along with sponsor Gazprom, are expecting to close a debt package for the $15 billion...

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...

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