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26 May 2015
When TFR had last covered Panama Canal in ‘Full of Central American promises’, global trade was on an upswing and...
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26 May 2015
Noble Group, the Singapore-listed commodities trading firm has closed its revolving credit  syndicate with a committed US$...
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26 May 2015
World’s largest nickel producer Norilsk Nickel is reportedly in advance talks with Chinese companies to find funding for...

Face to face

Nicolas Clavel
Trade finance funds are liquid and are providing an important source of alternative funding in frontier markets, says Nicolas...
Kah-Chye-Tan
ICC Banking Commission chair, Kah Chye Tan is returning home to Singapore. He talks to Clarissa Dann about milestones and...

Blog

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The total number ofcashless payments has overtaken that of notes and coins in the UK...
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Regulation, said one of the panelists at the recent ICC Banking Commission Annual...

Commodities

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World’s largest nickel producer Norilsk Nickel is reportedly in advance talks with Chinese companies to find funding for...
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On 12 May 2015, the Australian meteorology bureau (AMB) forewarned fishermen and farmers of a potential deadly climate and...

Regions

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When TFR had last covered Panama Canal in ‘Full of Central American promises’, global trade was on an upswing and...
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Georgia’s ratification of the Association Agreement with the EU (signed on 27 June 2014) opens a huge market to local...

Features

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By Anna Koshy, Associate, Sullivan & Worcester UK LLP (pictured) After nearly six months, the eagerly-awaited judgment in the Mercuria v. Citibank case...
Largo Resources vanadium
China dominates consumption and production of vanadium, a vital ingredient in steel production and renewable energy. Clarissa Dann reviews how a Canadian...
Natixis Metals Review
After three years of substantial deficit, aluminium's above-ground inventory is likely to remain in excess of 4mt in 2016, say Nic Brown and Bernard...
client expectations
Risk is going up and premiums are coming down. And the barriers to market entry have never been lower, so this is changing how underwriters communicate with...

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Reports & Data

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Export Development Canada (EDC), has released its latest global export forecast for spring 2015, where they liken trade in the...
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Increasing demand, stabilising US oil output and investor interest encouraged by a weak dollar have helped support Brent and...

Opinion

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Should the recent furore over Iceberg Research's questions about Noble Group's controversial financial reporting...
Highway to heaven
David Hennah explains why plotting the trade product roadmap is an essential strategy for success in today's competitive...

Technology update

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26 May 2015
essDOCS has won a tender to develop and deliver a document preparation (Doc Prep) solution for   mining and trading...
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20 May 2015
Banking software services provider Misys has announced the launch of a new component of its banking platform targeting Shari...
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14 May 2015
Global electronic invoicing, analytics and financing company Tungsten has announced a trading update for the financial year...
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