Hannah Fearn is a partner in the trade & export finance team of the London office. Hannah`s business line includes trade and export finance. Hannah has advised on a large number of cross-border trade finance transactions in a large number of jurisdictions, with a focus on emerging economies. Hannah participates in A Guide to Receivables Finance, a TFR special report published by Ark, and has contributed to the implementation of Lexis` PSL on a wide range of trade finance issues, including commodity finance and capital adequacy for trade finance. In 2011, Hannah spent six months on secondment from the London trade finance legal team of a major US bank. One of the benefits of risk-taking is that it allows financial institutions, such as banks, to reduce their exposure to risk. By selling the interest in full on a loan to the participant, the lender reduces its exposure to risks that may incur the borrower, such as. B the insolvent repayment of the loan. At the ITFA conference, Wynne stressed that there was “nothing wrong” at baft MPA 2018, while noting that the new document had “a very specific way of managing unfunded participations.” There are several versions of a framework participation agreement.
The most widely used versions are the BAFT Master Participation Agreement, based on English law, and the International Trade and Forfaiting Association (ITFA) Master Participation Agreement, based on New York law. Coles: From HSBC`s perspective, we were very interested in adopting the market document as it is. Geoff is a leading trade finance lawyer and has extensively advised many of the world`s leading trade finance banks, multilateral financiers and corporations on trade and commodities transactions in virtually all emerging markets, including the CIS, the Far East, India, Africa and Latin America. He has worked on numerous structured business transactions covering commodities as diverse as oil, nickel, steel, tobacco, cocoa and coffee. He has worked on inventory financing in many jurisdictions and advised on the structuring of inventory managers and security managers. He has also advised ownership structures and deposits for the financing of commodities and receivables.