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25 March 2015
ABN AMRO’s Energy, Commodities & Transportation (ECT) division has appointed Albena Vassileva to head financial...
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25 March 2015
Asia’s new development bank in the form of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank has been fuelling controversy as well...
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25 March 2015
Chin Thean Quek, the former head of BP’s Asian trading division joins from Goldman Sachs to lead Glencore’s...

Face to face

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Trafigura's Christophe Salmon talks to TFR about banks as corporate partners at the BAFT Bank to Bank Forum in Amsterdam...
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Steven Beck has been coaxing banks to finance the parts of the world other banks don't dare reach for more than a decade....

Blog

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The rampant US dollar went relatively unnoticed until the end of last week as the world...
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During the global financial crisis, when trade shrank by 20% and private insurers had...

Commodities

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Chin Thean Quek, the former head of BP’s Asian trading division joins from Goldman Sachs to lead Glencore’s...
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After MiFID and EMIR, REMIT is now upon us with its Implementing Acts. Rainer Landgraf explains their scope, as well as...

Regions

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Jean-Patrick Marquet, the new European Bank for Reconstruction and Development director for Turkey, took up his new post in...
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Edward Wilde explains how Africa's trade could grow exponentially if the regulatory environment for invoice financing was...

Features

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Lower oil prices and a bumper agriculturals crop season have put pressure on prices, but the Brazilian drought has done the opposite for coffee and sugar,...
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Borrowing base financing is very different from pre-export and prepayment financing because the borrower has to purchase the raw materials and the...
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Edward Wilde explains how Africa's trade could grow exponentially if the regulatory environment for invoice financing was more robust. He suggests some...
Piaggio
Nirmal Khaderia shares a snapshot of how supply chain finance solved working capital and balance sheet challenges when Piaggio widened its Indian reach with...

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Reports & Data

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The management consulting firm finds that there is a direct correlation between economic growth and electricity supply and that...
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Lower oil prices and a bumper agriculturals crop season have put pressure on prices, but the Brazilian drought has done the...

Opinion

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After MiFID and EMIR, REMIT is now upon us with its Implementing Acts. Rainer Landgraf explains their scope, as well as...
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Bernard Goyder raises a glass to the Chinese New Year and reflects that, despite the economic dampeners and the spectre of...

Technology update

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20 March 2015
Myanmar’s Yoma Bank will be using Misys FusionBanking Essence for a complete front-to-back transformation of its core...
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20 March 2015
Four major steel mills in Japan are using Bolero’s ePresentation platform to facilitate faster and more efficient...
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17 March 2015
The Inter-American Investment Corporation (IIC) has launched its first mobile application to help business owners boost the...
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