GTR releases 2015 Africa Leaders in Trade list
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The GTR 2015 Africa list was compiled using data from a poll of stakeholders in the African trade finance market.
West African winners included Export Credit Insurance Corp., Best Export Credit Agency in Sub-Saharan Africa; Norton Rose Fulbright, Best Development Bank in Sub-Saharan Africa; African Development Bank, Best Development Bank in Sub-Saharan Africa; Barak Fund Management, Best Alternative Financier in Sub-Saharan Africa; First Bank of Nigeria, Best Trade Finance Bank in West Africa; Standard Charter, Best Trade Finance Bank in Ivory Coast; Ecobank, Best Trade Finance Bank in Ghana; and Zenith, Best Trade Finance Bank in Nigeria.
Nairobi, Kenya-based African Trade Insurance Agency was named GTR's Best Political Risk and Trade Credit Insurer for 2015, and the Best Political Risk and Trade Credit Broker was CGNMBATI.