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Volume 11, Issue 19

November 2020

  • Public ECA money guarantees 'risky' fossil fuel projects: experts
  • Western governments suspend talks on new ECA rules
  • Only a fifth of climate finance goes to adaptation as share of loans grows
  • International Chamber of Commerce urges G20 to increase ECA support to safeguard small corporations
  • Mapping the impacts of ECAs active in Africa
  • Berne Union Yearbook 2020
  • JBIC to lend Nissan $2B for U.S. sales financing
  • Mexican ECA seals US$600mn credit facility for Covid-19 response
  • What you need to know about Nigeria’s $1.2bn export loan from Brazil
  • Bombardier cooperating with SFO corruption investigation

October 2020

  • ECAs and Green Recovery
  • Africa and ECAs remain at the heart of big oil strategy despite oil export debt
  • UKEF could support 42,000 jobs annually by 2035 by switching focus to renewables
  • EU publishes 4th amendment to Temporary Framework for state aid to corporations re COVID
  • The natural resource curse in Mozambique
  • EXIM President: Battling China's predatory economics
  • FY 2021 Funds Available for Agricultural Export Credit Guarantees
  • S&P declares Zambia in default after missed debt payment
  • ICIEC signs cooperative MoUs with UKEF and CESCE
  • SACE's Michal Ron becomes the new president of Berne Union