Natixis working with ‘scarcer resources’ after Europe’s liquidity crisis

The critical shortfall in dollar finance that hit European banks in 2011 and early 2012 will have a longstanding impact on trade finance in the region, Dominique Fraisse, head of global energy and commodities at Natixis, told Metal Bulletin.

While lending conditions have improved greatly since the liquidity crisis, it will have a lasting impact on the mechanics of trade finance in Europe, Fraisse said. “After the situation we...


Mark Burton

February 26, 2013

15:55 GMT