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15 June 2020

ECAs work to “fast track” airline restructuring requests

European ECAs have engineered a standard approach to help “fast track” airline loan restructuring requests amid a turbulent time for the aviation industry. But the news...

29 April 2020

Africa: Going cold turkey from Chinese infra finance addiction?

China’s president, Xi Jinping, pledged $60 billion in 2018 for African development over the next three years. But will the Covid-19 pandemic and global economic downturn...

07 August 2019

US-China trade wars get uglier

In a ramp up of the US-China trade wars, the US is accusing China of being a currency manipulator in order to gain trade advantages. But, asks Jonathan Bell, is this...

01 August 2019

TXF Commodities Amsterdam 2019: Amsterdam Trade Bank on the ripple effect of pricing

On day one of TXF Amsterdam, Harris Antoniou, CEO at Amsterdam Trade Bank, talks about building an efficient transaction cycle, the ripple effect of pricing and how...

27 February 2017

Continuity and change in credit and political risk insurance

Jonathan Bell talks with Anthony Palmer about his 41 years in the credit and political risk insurance (CPRI) market, the key events that have shaped its development, and...

23 June 2016

Introducing Ishka: A new company for the aviation finance industry

TXF is delighted to announce our new foray into the world of aviation with the launch of Ishka!

07 April 2016

Could Trump winning the nomination be a good thing for US Ex-Im?

TXF wonders if Donald Trump winning the Republican nomination could ultimately benefit the US export credit agency.

02 February 2015

Natixis announces closing of Seabras-1 financing

Seaborn Networks (Seaborn) and Natixis have announced the closing of the debt financing for Seabras-1, the new subsea fibre optic cable system between the commercial and...

05 January 2015

JLT Insurance makes several appointments to US-based energy risk team

Jardine Speciality Insurance Services (JLT Speciality), a US subsidiary of Jardine Lloyd Thompson (JLT) group has appointed five energy specialists to its energy risk...

20 May 2014

Equinox Global expands London team

Equinox Global, the Lloyd’s cover holder specialising in trade credit insurance, has appointed Vicki Harrison as finance director and Duncan Davies as portfolio account...

11 March 2014

Equinox Global strengthens London team

Trade credit insurance specialists ~Equinox^ Global have expanded their London team, hiring John Joseph as a senior credit analyst with immediate effect. Equinox reported...

10 January 2014

Craig Weeks joins insurance broker IRIA to head US arm

Geneva-headquartered trade insurance brokerage IRIA SA has hired highly experienced ex-banker Craig Weeks to head up their North American office. He is based in the IRIA...

20 November 2013

Hogan Lovells expands with South African merger

Law firm Hogan Lovells is expanding its scope and capabilities in Africa by merging with the South African law firm Routledge Modise. The combination will take effect...

02 October 2013

Harris Antoniou appointed as CEO of AMCI

Swiss-headquartered, specialist natural resource trading and transportation company, AMCI, has hired Harris Antoniou as its new chief executive officer (CEO), effective 1...

27 September 2013

ABN hires Mulder as global head of commodities

ABN AMRO has hired Jan-Maarten Mulder and appointed him in the newly created role of global head of commodities. In addition to this, the bank has also made two other...

01 July 2013

Falcon group boosts Europe team

Alternative trade financier Falcon Group has recruited Emma Clark as its new head of business development UK and Europe. She joins from insurance brokers RK Harrison...

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