Trade & commodity finance

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News
31 July 2017
Deutsche Bank has appointed Atul Jain as head of trade finance and trade finance flow, Asia Pacific. Based in Singapore, he will lead the trade finance business in the region and handle business...
London Forfaiting Company
Awards
31 July 2017
In a market beset by derisking correspondent relations by banks, receivables financing continues to be an opportunity for nimble operators. This awards category this year was extended and...
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Awards
31 July 2017
This is the sixth year in a row that Swiss Re Corporate Solutions has taken the TFR award. There are many reasons for that consistency of accolade. Swiss Re Corporate is one of the world's...
Misys
Awards
31 July 2017
Misys has worn the crown in TFR's technology provider awards since 2014. Now known as Finastra (the amalgamation of Misys and D+H into Finastra happened after the voting was finalised on the...
Swift
Awards
31 July 2017
It may be early days for Swift's Global Payments Innovation (gpi) but it has clearly captured the imagination of TFR's voting community. The plan, which has been billed by Swift as one of...
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Awards
31 July 2017
Marsh is one of the world's leading multinational and multiline brokers. Its global reach and client list across the business help to explain how it achieved a record number of verified votes....
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News
31 July 2017
Iron ore exploration budgets fell in 2016 by US$460m, down to US$685m from the peak of US$3.98bn recorded in 2012. The figures come from UNCTAD’s latest Iron Ore Market Report, which also...
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Awards
28 July 2017
Allen & Overy has long been one of the so-called 'magic circle' of City of London solicitors. It is now a major global law firm with its traditional strengths in English law...
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News
27 July 2017
Noble Group will sell its Global Oil Liquids and Noble Americas Gas & Power Corp businesses in a move aimed at reducing its indebtedness. The commodities trader made the announcement on 27...
Oil
News
27 July 2017
Hans van Cleef says oil prices are set to gradually rise despite widespread negative sentiment, potentially rising to US$75 per barrel by the end of 2019
ASEAN
Feature
27 July 2017
Economic integration is vital for the Asean to realise its potential and shield itself from external threats, but integrating 10 diverse nations will not be easy. Three Deutsche Bank reports...
News
27 July 2017
Unicredit has started testing EBA Clearing’s instant payments platform RT1, which is due to go live in November 2017. RT1 will only be available to customers in the Single Euro Payments...
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Blog
25 July 2017
Irene Mermigidis, managing director of REGIS-TR, says the scale of demands from modern reporting standards are likely to be too great for blockchain to handle  Blockchain technology captures...
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News
19 July 2017
Six Swiss international corporates have issued a joint open letter encouraging banks to adopt Swift’s new cross-border payments service, the global payments innovation (gpi). ASEA Brown...
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News
12 July 2017
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has thrown its weight behind greater economic integration between West Balkan nations at the Trieste Summit. The development bank has...
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News
10 July 2017
A consortium led by Total has signed a contract for the development of Phase 11 of the South Pars (SP11) gas field with the National Iranian Oil Company (NOIC).   The deal was valued at US4....
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Awards
6 July 2017
I am delighted to announce the official winners of our TFR Excellence in Trade Awards. The full list of winners can be seen below. Congratulations to all the winners and well done to all...
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News
4 July 2017
FCI (the international representative body for factoring and financing of open account domestic and international trade receivables), announced on 27 June that its new supply chain initiative...
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