The Commodity Trade Finance team is part of Citi’s Treasury and Trade Solutions groups, which offers the industry's most comprehensive suite of treasury and trade solutions including cash management, payments, receivables, liquidity management and investment services, working capital solutions, commercial card programs, trade finance and services. With a full range of digital and mobile enabled platforms, tools and analytics, Citi Treasury and Trade Solutions continues to lead the way in delivering innovative and tailored solutions to its clients.
Commodity finance is in a state of flux and 2020 will forever be remembered as a line in the sand for the industry. The decision by some of the most prominent European banks to step away from financing the trade of commodities has rocked the industry. This session gathers bankers and funds to stake their claim as the financiers of the future.
The announcement that key commodity finance banks will no longer be financing the trade of commodities has shocked the industry. In the wake of this news, this session will paint a clear picture of the APAC commodity financing scene. Which banks are leading the way when it comes to financing certain commodities and where can traders turn to when in search of liquidity? Are small and medium sized traders getting access to the funding they need and what options are available to them?