Resources

Trade Finance: Warehouse and Inventory Management in Africa

AgriFin (April 2013) | This article was contributed by Andrew Barr-Sim, Managing Director, Drum Commodities Limited, UK. For additional information, please contact the author at: andrew.barr-sim@drumcommodities.com Structured Trade & Commodity...

Innovative Lending Mechanisms for Reaching Smallholders

This presentation was delivered by Fabian Kasi, CEO - Centenary Bank, Uganda at  the AgriFin Financing Agriculture Forum 2015. It  focuses on the innovative approaches of Centary Bank Uganda, which utilize both physical and technical tools,...

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Collateral Management in Agriculture Finance in India

AgriFin (April 2013) | This article was contributed by Vivek Thoopal, Head of Business Development (Collateral Management), National Collateral Management Services Limited (NCML), For additional information, please contact the author at: ...

IFC's Role in Agriculture Finance

This presentation was delivered by Makiko Toyoda, Senior Trade Finance Officer - IFC at the AgriFin Financing Agriculture Forum 2015. It shows the smallholder financing facility set up by KCB with the IFC to help farmer cooperatives gain access to...

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International Finance Corporation: Supporting Farmers through the Global Warehouse Finance Program

AgriFin (April 2013) | This article was contributed by Makiko Toyoda, Senior Trade Finance Officer, International Finance Corporation. For additional information, please contact the author at: mtoyoda@ifc.org Agricultural commodities are stored in...

Forum Overview - Lending to Agribusiness: Financing Agricultural Value Chains

This presentation was delivered by Roy Parizat, Senior Economist - World Bank, Washington, DC at the AgriFin Financing Agriculture Forum 2015. An overview of the opportunities for banks to enable financing to smallholders and micro-enterprises...

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Risk and Finance in the Coffee Sector

March 2015 | Risk and Finance in the Coffee Sector: A Compendium of Case Studies Related to Improving Risk Management and Access to Finance in the Coffee Sector, Washington D.C: World Bank. A recent World Bank discussion paper examines the risk...