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RBS settles trade finance dispute

RBS settles trade finance dispute

Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has reached a settlement which sees the bank now able to reuse its trade finance loans processing software after a six-year court battle.

An RBS spokesperson tells GTR: “We are pleased to have reached a binding agreement to settle our litigation with Complex Systems Inc (CSI) and continue RBS's use of CSI's BankTrade software going forward."

StanChart leads Zimbabwe facility

StanChart leads Zimbabwe facility

Standard Chartered has finalised a three-year US$60mn term loan facility For FBC Bank.

Miga backs Zambian agri investment

Miga backs Zambian agri investment

Miga expects to guarantee projects in Zambia to the tune of at least US$40mn in the next three months.

Ex-DLA partner joins S&S

Ex-DLA partner joins S&S

Former DLA Piper Hong Kong-based partner Jolyon Ellwood-Russell has joined Simmons & Simmons.

ING re-hires SMEF head

ING re-hires SMEF head

ING Bank has appointed Crina Nechifor as its new head of structured metals and energy finance in Frankfurt.

July/August 2014

Dirty money

Dirty money

Criminals and tax evaders are using trade as a veil for their illicit activities. Finbarr Bermingham reports on the damage that’s being done, and how banks and companies need to clean up their acts.

New markets for forfaitors

New markets for forfaitors

Exporters in emerging markets are increasingly adopting forfaiting to boost their working capital so that they can export more – and reduce counterparty risks. Liz Salecka reports.

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