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A Practitioner's Guide to Trade and Commodity Finance

A Practitioner's Guide to Trade and Commodity Finance
2nd Edition
ISBN:  9780414081017
Published by:  Sweet & Maxwell
Consultant Editor:Geoffrey Wynne
Publication Date:  08 Dec 2021
Subscription Information:  Non-Subscribable Product
Format:  Hardback
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A Practitioner's Guide to Trade and Commodity Finance examines all the main financing structures and many of the more unusual ones, the risks and risk management techniques involved, and how the regulatory regime impacts on what banks, insurers, producers, traders and buyers need to take into account. It covers all aspects of trade and commodity financing, from pre-export financing to enforcement of security and insolvency issues. It provides an in-depth discussion of risk including risk management, risk transfer issues, regulation and due diligence, and considers other related topics such as ownership structures, securitisations, Islamic financing techniques and insurance. 
The new edition has been fully updated to reflect changes in law and practice, including the arrival of fintech, new ways to participate transactions, new law and practice in insurance for trade finance and new players in the marketplace. There are new chapters on:
  • Export credit agency financing
  • The use of fintech in trade finance
  • The use of insurance in trade finance
  • Receivables finance

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  • Preface 
  • Chapter 1:  Introduction and overview
  • Chapter 2: Pre-export, prepayment and other forms of structured trade finance
  • Chapter 3:  ECA Financings
  • Chapter 4: Documentary letters of credit and documentary letter of credit facilities
  • Chapter 5: Standbys, demand guarantees and bonds; and the rules that can govern them
  • Chapter 6: Warehouse financing
  • Chapter 7: Taking security in emerging markets
  • Chapter 8: Commodity ownership and special purpose vehicle structures
  • Chapter 9: Receivables Finance: Forfaiting, factoring and invoice discounting
  • Chapter 10: Receivables Finance: Supply Chain Finance
  • Chapter 11: Participations and other forms of risk sharing techniques
  • Chapter 12: Islamic trade finance
  • Chapter 13: The use of insurance in trade finance
  • Chapter 14: The use of fintech in trade finance
  • Chapter 15: Legal and regulatory issues in trade finance
  • Chapter 16: Perfection and enforcement of security
  • Chapter 17: Waivers, standstills and workouts in trade finance
  • Chapter 18: Insolvency and related final insolvency procedures

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