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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’?

Kinguele Aval: A pure DFI debt template
Kinguele Aval: A pure DFI debt template
Max Thompson
28 September 2021

The solely DFI-backed non-recourse debt package funding development of the Meridiam-led 35MW Kinguele Aval hydropower plant in Gabon is set to serve as viable financing template for future IPPs in the country – and there are plenty such projects in the pipeline. But will ECA support emerge in this sector going forward?

Private capital investors in trade finance – an asset manager’s perspective
Private capital investors in trade finance – an asset manager’s perspective
Amitji Odedra
23 September 2021

Private capital within trade finance activity comes from a diverse range of participants. Today, there is increasing involvement from private credit funds within trade and commodity trade finance, and given the widening global trade finance gap the opportunities continue to grow. By Amitji Odedra, director at Qbera Capital

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Grasshopper Energy completes solar portfolio sale-and-leaseback
15 October 2021

Grasshopper Energy has completed a $48 million sale-and-leaseback tax equity financing with Fifth Third Bank for a 17MW solar PV and storage portfolio...

Jolley starts at HNTB
15 October 2021

Noah Jolley has started his new role as national practice consultant at HNTB in Miami. Jolley was most recently vice president of project development ...

PP11 refinancing closed
14 October 2021

The $1.2 billion project debt refinancing for the 1.73GW PP11 gas-fired independent power project (IPP) – sponsored by Saudi Electricity Company...

Meridiam lines up debt, equity and advisers for Ouagadougou Airport
14 October 2021

Meridiam is lining up debt and equity commitments for its recently-signed Ouagadougou-Donsin New International Airport concession in Burkina Faso. Whi...

Further details surface on CEME1 financing
13 October 2021

Further details have emerged on the $980 million financing raised by Generadora Metropolitana for the construction of the 480MWp CEME1 solar PV plant ...