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  • AsiaCo term loan B deals expected to continue

    23 May 2013

    Quantitative easing measures have enabled Asiacos to take advantage of cheap borrowing in the term loan B market. Here's how a QE taper should affect the market

  • How to prepare for projects in Africa

    16 May 2013

    Africa’s seemingly unstoppable rise as a global investment hub has led to an increase in the number of complex projects on the resource-rich continent. These are the factors now shaping investor decisions

  • Lenders in Africa must look beyond execution

    15 May 2013

    Lenders and bond investors must exercise greater foresight on African deals, by paying closer attention to security risks and intercreditors during negotiations and drafting

  • StanChart: how to compete on African syndications

    08 May 2013

    Ahead of IFLR’s second annual Africa Forum, panelist Brian Marcus, director of project and export finance at Standard Chartered, has outlined the legal idiosyncrasies that characterise Africa's maturing syndications market