Awards

Fellowship
1 August 2017
There are few names in any industry as synonymous with their field as Geoffrey Wynne is with trade finance. Few...
Best Trade Bank
1 August 2017
HSBC was established to finance the growing amount of trade between Asia, Europe and the US in the 19th century, and...
Structured Finance
1 August 2017
Deutsche Bank holds onto its crown as best trade bank in structured finance, fighting off stiff competition from HSBC...
Energy
1 August 2017
A chronic shortage of power in emerging Africa has been one of the key drivers of infrastructure development in the...
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1 August 2017
Rabobank has made it five years in succession as it holds onto the Best Trade Bank in Soft Commodities award. The...
Metals and Mining
1 August 2017
ING has reclaimed the award it lost to BNP Paribas in 2016, having been awarded Best Trade Bank in Metals and Mining...
SMEs
1 August 2017
The frequently-cited US$1.6trn trade finance gap identified by the Asia Development Bank (ADB) in its 2016 Trade...
Innovation & Technology
1 August 2017
In this new category that recognises the bank that has done the most to develop innovative partnerships and trade...
Europe
1 August 2017
With its strong presence in Germany, Commerzbank's footprint from Spain to Russia and Sweden to Romania helped it...
Middle East
1 August 2017
Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB) has taken the award for Best Trade Bank in the Middle East for the first time in the...
Africa
1 August 2017
Standard Chartered opened its first branch in Africa over 150 years ago, and the bank continues to maintain a strong...
Eurasia CIS
1 August 2017
Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI) has scooped the award for Best Trade bank in Eurasia/CIS, in what was a very...
Asia
1 August 2017
With almost 3,000 of its trade-related workforce spread throughout 19 countries across the region, Asia continues to...
North America
1 August 2017
In a hotly contested award, Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BAML) has reclaimed the title of Best Trade Bank in North...
Latin America
1 August 2017
Santander continues to be the most widely represented bank across Latin America, with operations in countries ranging...
EBRD
1 August 2017
In an overwhelming show of support from the market, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)...
ECGC
1 August 2017
A diamond jubilee win for ECGC (formerly known as Export Credit Guarantee Corporation of India Ltd) is a fitting and...
London Forfaiting Company
31 July 2017
In a market beset by derisking correspondent relations by banks, receivables financing continues to be an opportunity...
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