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05 February 2014

HSBC appoints Carlos Gonzalez Fillad as LatAm head of payments

HSBC has appointed Carlos Gonzalez Fillad, formerly head of multinationals for its global banking business, as its new regional head of payments and cash management (PCM)...

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04 February 2014

Vestas appoints lead banks for new trade facility

Danish wind turbine manufacturer and wind project developer Vestas has appointed lead banks to arrange an €850 million ($1.16 billion) credit facility. Vestas has...

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04 February 2014

NTPC secures power financing from JBIC and SMBC

India’s National Thermal Power Company (NTPC), the country’s largest power provider, has secured $430 million in financing after signing two loan agreements with the...

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04 February 2014

Fundtech hires Kyle McGaffey as head of Americas sales

Fundtech, the global transaction banking solutions company, has hired Kyle McGaffey as its head of sales for the Americas. McGaffey’s role will be to lead Fundtech’s...

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03 February 2014

Banks arrange finance for GranEnergia multi-service vessel

Mizuho Bank and Itaú BBA International have arranged financing for Rio-based oil and gas firm GranEnergia to purchase and take delivery of a multi-service vessel, named...

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03 February 2014

Banks flock to Trafigura RCF despite reduced pricing

Commodity trader Trafigura is understood to have secured a significant reduction on the pricing of its $4 billion revolving credit facility (RCF) currently in the market....

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03 February 2014

ICBC poised to acquire Standard Bank’s London arm

The Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) is to buy a 60% stake in Standard Bank’s London-based Global Markets business for $765 million, making it China’s first...

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03 February 2014

United Arab Bank introduces trade portal for corporates

Sharjah-headquartered United Arab Bank (UAB)has launched an online trade portal recently, which is designed to transform the ease and speed with which corporate customers...

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03 February 2014

JB's weekly round-up - 6 February 2014

There was much talk and media attention towards the end of last year around the Citi and Santander Trade MAPS securitisation programme. And the subject of securitisation...

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03 February 2014

Electronic Shipping Solutions rebrands as essDOCS

Electronic Shipping Solutions (ESS) has today announced its rebrand to essDOCS (pronounced ‘sDocs’), a new identity that balances it’s electronic shipping solutions...

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03 February 2014

Andrew England leaves Lloyds

Andrew England, head of transaction banking at Lloyds, has left the bank after his role was incorporated into a new operating structure led by Ed Smith. The transaction...

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03 February 2014

Moroccan juice producer Citruma receives EBRD loan

Moroccan juice producer Citruma has received €5.5 million ($7.4 million) in financing from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), to fund the...

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03 February 2014

VTB provides guarantees to Finnish-Russian shipping JV

VTB Bank has signed a general agreement with Arctech Helsinki Shipyard, in which Russia’s United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC) has a major shareholding. The agreement is...

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31 January 2014

Atek receives credit boost from VTB

Bashkortostan-based oil trader Atek has received a boost from VTB Bank in the form of a credit facility with a RUB 5 billion ($142 million) limit.

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31 January 2014

EBRD provides drinking water loan to Morocco’s ONEE

Morocco’s Office National de l'Electricité et de l'Eau Potable (ONEE) is to receive a €65 million ($88 million) sovereign guaranteed loan from the European Bank for...

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29 January 2014

Suek signs syndicated PXF facility

Russian coal mining company Siberian Coal Energy (Suek) has secured a five-year, $1.5 billion syndicated pre-export finance (PXF) facility. The deal was signed on 28...

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29 January 2014

“Made in America brand has never been stronger”: Hochberg testifies to US Senate

The president of the Export-Import Bank of the United States (US Ex-Im), Fred Hochberg, has highlighted the achievements of the agency in recent years as he appeared...

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28 January 2014

First Quantum mandates banks for new facilities

First Quantum Minerals (First Quantum) has formally mandated banks to arrange a new $2.5 billion five-year term loan and revolving credit facility. The company has also...

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28 January 2014

Paving the way for trade finance securitisation

Hans Krohn, head of trade products at Commerzbank, heralds the bank’s success of its CoTrax Finance II-1 trade finance securitisation. But why has it taken so long for...

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28 January 2014

Michael F Jackson appointed Fundtech’s head of Americas cash management

Michael F Jackson, former vice president of ACI’s electronic bill presentment and payment (EBPP) group, has been appointed head of Americas cash management at Fundtech,...