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Lowering the toll: The next step in the digital trade evolution
Lowering the toll: The next step in the digital trade evolution
Michael Vrontamitis
18 October 2021

Why are there still so few bridges between digital islands? And no ‘cars’ on the bridges that have been built? Michael Vrontamitis, advisor at Kountable and Subra Shankhar, founder and principal at TOTTA look at why digital islands persist, and how they can be bridged. Do not ignore smaller businesses.

CGI: The path to trade Nirvana is built on a foundation of APIs
CGI: The path to trade Nirvana is built on a foundation of APIs
Katharine Morton
11 October 2021

APIs deliver critical functionality for banks driving towards full end-to-end digitisation in trade. Patrick DeVilbiss, offering Manager, trade and supply chain solutions and Colin Zeglen, product manager for Trade and Supply Chain Solutions at CGI explain the evolution and the importance to trade banks.

Time to worry on credit insurance or Relax-ay-voo?
Time to worry on credit insurance or Relax-ay-voo?
Katharine Morton
29 September 2021

Is there a wave of zombie companies and insolvencies coming in time for Halloween, insolvency tsunamis approaching, reservoirs to overflow in trade credit insurance, or is the lack of claims and trade insolvencies something to chill about? In the immortal words of Dean Martin (not Boris Johnson), should we be told to ‘Relax-ay-voo’?

TXF Originals

Hogan joins MonetaGo
10 May 2022

Michael Hogan, formerly managing director of transaction banking, EMEA, at MUFG, has joined MonetaGo as its first managing director of the UK and will...

Dasgupta adds new roles to his portfolio
9 May 2022

Bhaskar Dasgupta, formerly head of market infrastructure, digital and VC/Fintech, head of south Asia at Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) has added sever...

Betts to leave HSBC for Citi
6 May 2022

Andrew Betts is leaving HSBC to join Citi as global head of trade and client management. Betts has been head of global trade and receivables finance, ...

Van Broekhoven to leave CFO role at Komgo
24 March 2022

Kris Van Broekhoven is leaving his role as CFO at trade finance blockchain platform Komgo, where he spent nearly two years, most recently based in Lon...

FCI suspends Russia and Belarus members
14 March 2022

FCI, the factoring organisation, will temporarily suspend five Russian members and two Belarus members from edifactoring.com effective 11 March. It in...

TXF Data

Commodity Trade Finance Lender 2021

Bank USDm No %
1 BNP Paribas 7814m 45 6.1%
2 ING Bank 6818m 69 5.3%
3 Citi 6385m 37 4.9%
4 JP Morgan 6242m 19 4.8%
5 Natixis 5607m 56 4.3%
6 Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) 5154m 39 4%
7 Société Générale 4984m 50 3.9%
8 HSBC 4981m 32 3.9%
9 MUFG Bank 4906m 35 3.8%
10 Crédit Agricole CIB 4304m 39 3.3%

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