Trade & commodity finance

Farmland_Campofrio
Feature
28 April 2017
Campofrio Food Group’s treasury and investor relations director, Luis Montesinos Ballesteros, talks to Katharine Morton about how his company has put working capital and cash management at...
Trade_Enabler_Turkey_Landscape
Opinion
28 April 2017
Adnan Yıldırım, the new CEO of Turk Eximbank, speaks to Katharine Morton about his plans to build on Turkey's reputation as an exporter of consumer goods and how regional instability is...
News
27 April 2017
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has completed a US$4bn three-year global benchmark bond issue. The bond has a coupon rate of 1.625% and a maturity date of 5 May 2020, with proceeds from the...
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News
20 April 2017
Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) has signed a project finance facility with Swiss Export Risk Insurance (SERV) and Euler Hermes, worth approximately US$700m. The package is made up of a dual tranche US$...
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News
19 April 2017
Societe Generale has appointed Brendon Moran as senior banker within its coverage and investment banking division. Moran will be responsible for covering natural resources and utilities sectors,...
Trade_digitisation
Opinion
18 April 2017
Cliff Evans looks at the digital and robotic disruptors threatening to turn trade finance on its head but have so far only threatened to do so
Great.wall.of.China
Opinion
18 April 2017
Washington had hoped the TPP would one day give it access to China's protected markets but with its demise, US companies will have to find alternative ways to access and compete with an economy...
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Opinion
18 April 2017
Jean-François Lambert looks at how uncertainty is becoming the 'new normal' in dollar/commodity relationships
Regulations_Plate
Feature
13 April 2017
Jonathan Williams asks how all the regulation you're not looking at is going to affect trade and trade finance
Legal_Debt_Marketplace
Feature
13 April 2017
Sellers of debt could open themselves up to a world of trouble if they over-promise on how they represent the assignability of their debts to financiers and insurers, warns Robert Parson
Oil_Deutsche
Feature
12 April 2017
Michael Hsueh and Grant Sporre set out the landscape for oil demand and supply over the course of 2017/18 as all eyes remain fixed on OPEC and Saudi Arabia 
Regional_Focus_Latin_America
Feature
12 April 2017
Ivan Castano takes a deeper look at what the impact of the new administration in the US could mean for trade and trade finance in Mexico and the opportunities beyond the turmoil
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Feature
12 April 2017
Celia Gardiner, Ian Clements, Luca Salerno and Christopher Thomson look at the interesting dynamics of what makes European gas a bankable asset
Stock
News
12 April 2017
China's plan to close 30% of its aluminium smelter capacity has boosted prices and confidence, while further supply issues have presented themselves across industrial metals but demand and...
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Feature
12 April 2017
If Britain fails to secure a Brexit deal that gives it some form of access to the EU single market, East Africa's horticulture export sector could be dealt a fatal blow, writes Edward George
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Feature
11 April 2017
Katharine Morton looks at the challenge of derisking and what it means for the future of correspondent relations
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News
10 April 2017
The Italian export credit agency, SACE, has appointed Dave Chalila as heads of its African business. Chalila will be responsible for the export credit agency’s operations in sub-Saharan...
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News
6 April 2017
Vinay Mendonca has become global head of product and propositions at HSBC following incumbent Vivek Ramachandran’s move to a role in commercial banking. Mendonca is replaced by Pedro Anaya...
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