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Pansadoro joins Holman Fenwick Willan in London

Her practice areas include pre-delivery financings, export credit backed financings, commercial debt financings, tax-based cross border financings and securitisations.

Buchanan joins King & Spalding

Buchanan represents lenders and lessors in all aspects of ECA finance and equipment financing, with an emphasis on business aircraft, vehicles and rail equipment.

Sojitz raises NEXI guarantee for IPP buy-out

The Japanese trading house paid an estimated $16.3-24.5 million for the stake and has raised a 95% NEXI guarantee to mitigate the country risk.

EKF reintroduces Iranian cover

The Danish ECA joins the growing list of ECAs who are opening up their business for Iran, following Implementation Day.

EDC grants Colton International guarantee

Colton will use the guarantee to help secure funding it needs to support its sales to the US and Asia.

Exo-s enters Mexican market with EDC loan

Exo-s will use the financing to purchase equipment for a production plant recently acquired in Mexico.

Nyrstar raises $150m pre-payment from Trafigura

The deal relieves some of the financial pressure on Nyrstar which has been struggling with plunging metals prices and a $465 million debt repayment in May.

Safe Bulkers pushes tenor on ship refinancing

The refinancing extends the maturity on $145.5 million of debt from 2020 to 2022, and is secured by the same 10 vessels as the previous loan and an additional newbuild that is due for delivery in March.

Singharay re-emerges at GFCL

Singharay left Standard Chartered in December 2015 after 14 years, most recently as managing director of syndications EMEA and South Asia.

SAS raises second pre-delivery financing

The latest revolver means the airline has now raised financing for the delivery of 11 Airbus A320neo until the beginning of 2018.

MIGA appoints new North Asia head

Kwon joined MIGA's infrastructure team in 2012, based in the Washington headquarters.