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Commodity trade finance: 2020 year-end review
Commodity trade finance: 2020 year-end review
Jonathan Bell
22 December 2020

In what has been one of the most eventful years for commodity trade finance, we take a long hard look at some of the major happenings and assess what these mean for the sector at large and for future financing.

New SCF for the new normal in emerging markets
New SCF for the new normal in emerging markets
Katharine Morton
16 December 2020

In a discussion supported by Finverity, TXF looks at new ways for companies to effectively use digitisation in emerging markets to propel access to financing for sustainable international trade through supply chain finance (SCF).

Seaborne trade – not all plain sailing!
Seaborne trade – not all plain sailing!
Jonathan Bell
9 December 2020

The container changed global seaborne trade forever. As consumers we simply expect goods to be transported and arrive, but two major incidents this year reveal the harsh realities that can occur in the transport of goods by sea.

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DRUM Advisory launches to fill market gap
18 February 2021

Commodity and trade collateral management specialist Drum Risk is launching DRUM Advisory to fill the gap in the market for specialised borrowing base...

Akbank nears refi launch
9 February 2021

Akbank is set to kick off the Turkish bank trade finance on-lending funding year with a refinancing of the $603 million-equivalent loan it raised in A...

David Maule retires from Miller Insurance
29 January 2021

David Maule, a well-known and highly respected credit and political risk insurance broker with specialist insurance and reinsurance firm Miller Insura...

Corine Troncy to head global trade credit at AIG
21 January 2021

Corine Troncy is joining AIG as global head of trade credit after 30 years with Coface Group. Most recently, Troncy was Coface group executive committ...

Markus Wohlgeschaffen joins SCF platform Traxpay
20 January 2021

Markus Wohlgeschaffen has joined Traxpay, an emerging supply chain finance (SCF) platform,  as product manager based in Frankfurt. Prior to joini...

TXF Data

Commodity Trade Finance Lender 2020

Bank USDm No %
1 ING Bank 5882m 65 6.2%
2 Société Générale 5516m 52 5.8%
3 JP Morgan 4936m 12 5.2%
4 BNP Paribas 4871m 41 5.1%
5 Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) 3832m 26 4%
6 MUFG Bank 3808m 32 4%
7 Crédit Agricole CIB 3671m 31 3.9%
8 Natixis 3456m 42 3.7%
9 Mizuho 3110m 24 3.3%
10 UniCredit 3008m 27 3.2%

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