Structured Trade & Commodity Finance

Commodity finance aims to provide short-term, self-liquidating finance facilities to a range of trading companies from the mid-sized specialist product trader to the globally-integrated major trading houses, offering a range of traditional or bespoke commodity-finance solutions using a full range of products, including:

  • Issuance of Letters of Credit
  • Standby Letters of Credit
  • Guarantees and similar trade finance instruments
  • L/C confirmation services
  • Warehouse and receivables financing

The Commodity Finance team also works in close cooperation with colleagues in pre-export, shipping finance, and Export Credit Agency backed finance to deliver a comprehensive solutions based offering to all of our customers, however large or small.