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Anglo American: The light at the end of Sirius’ funding pit?
Anglo American: The light at the end of Sirius’ funding pit?
Max Thompson
20 January 2020

Anglo American agreed a £405 million ($527 million) rescue deal with Sirius Minerals this week. The takeover is a lifeline for Sirius which faced collapse if it could not find alternative funding for its struggling Woodsmith polyhalite mining project in the UK. But what is the benefit for Anglo?’

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?

Keynote: 2020 top five priorities for trade - a strategic view
Keynote: 2020 top five priorities for trade - a strategic view
Katharine Morton
14 January 2020

TXF caught up with Citi’s John Ahearn to find out more about his newly-created role as chairman of trade to oversee strategic investments across the business, and what 2020 has in store for trade.

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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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