Opinion

spring.festival
5 March 2015
Bernard Goyder raises a glass to the Chinese New Year and reflects that, despite the economic dampeners and the spectre of...
supply-chain-finance-summit-Paris
4 March 2015
While there are different perspectives on definition, supply chain finance has become embedded in business as usual since its...
letter-of-credit_extinction
4 March 2015
Flemming Lippert thinks there is a conspiracy to get rid of the letter of credit - and that it's all based on...
singed wings
5 February 2015
Bernard Goyder reflects on how quickly geopolitics and plunging oil prices have rearranged the commodity finance dramatis...
reserve.bank.of.india
14 January 2015
Demographics and falling oil prices are turning around India's growth. Investors and financiers should not miss out, says...
over-the-rainbow
13 January 2015
Stuart Tait examines the momentum towards trade openness and is confident that, despite current market turbulence, the long run...
The three Rs
12 January 2015
TFR's annual review roundtable reflects on a turbulent and challenging year and agrees that Russia, regulation and...
Mashreq Bank
12 December 2014
The resource-rich Africa and trade power house Asia continue to evoke interest and de-risking strategies have resulted in...
smoke web.jpg
18 November 2014
One year after TFR's first energy finance roundtable, Brent has dropped to sub-US$80/bbl and geopolitics are rerouting...
Fundwatch.carousel
17 November 2014
Investors are keen to jump onto the trade finance secondary market carousel. But who will take the cost of preparing the assets...
Indonesia
17 November 2014
Amy Gibbs examines what a Widodo government means for Indonesia's mining investors against a backdrop of resource...
oil.reg.
12 November 2014
The eventual rollout of EMIR in early 2014 caught some commodities companies unawares and it is advisable to begin...
china.talk
12 November 2014
Evan Goldstein examines the changing status and potential benefits of the Chinese renminbi as a trade The renminbi (RMB) has...
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