TXF Africa 2020
TXF Africa 2020 will focus on recent and forthcoming developments across regional export, project & commodity finance and explore new opportunities for each market.
In a recent report to mark 20 years of Zurich’s Credit and Political Risk programme, the insurer revealed that some $934 million in claims have been paid to business customers. Oliver O’Connell spoke with David Anderson, managing director at Zurich Credit & Political Risk, about trends in claims payments and why publishing claims payment data is so important to the market.
The first non-recourse investment-grade bond to be used on a construction-stage offshore wind farm in the UK, the Walney Extension financing introduces a new UK asset class to institutional investors – albeit with very little construction risk.
Eight years in the making and with a revamp of the concession structure, the Pedemontana Veneta road project still has its critics. But there is no argument that getting the key part of the financing in place – a €1.57 billion project bond – was a considerable achievement given the project’s track record.