Trafigura Focuses on Securitising Its Inventory of Metals and Oil | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Trafigura Focuses on Securitising Its Inventory of Metals and Oil

Trafigura Focuses on Securitising Its Inventory of Metals and Oil

Trafigura, one of the world's biggest commodity merchants, plans to securitise its stocks of refined metals and crude oil to help raise cash for trading, as tougher regulations raise the cost of financing. Singapore-based Trafigura was advised by a White & Case team led by London partner Chris McGarry, who said: "The global commodities industry has been searching for a highly rated capital-markets solution to supplement the financing provided by banks." Click here to read more (paywall).