Blackstar uses its significant experience, origination pipeline and structuring capabilities to provide companies participating in the production, manufacture, processing, refining and transportation of goods in the global market with sophisticated advisory services.

Our advisory services for Blackstar clients include:

  • Corporate Advisory: For companies seeking growth into existing or international trading markets, Blackstar is able to assist in developing a company’s overall business plan and supplier and customer networks. General advisory services can include corporate and finance structuring, and assistance in business plans in order to prepare companies for attracting third party capital for their trade finance requirements.

  • Transaction Structuring: Advice in structuring specific transactions to provide the client and its financiers with the optimal trade finance solution (e.g. securitisation of the transaction or creating a non-recourse structure that can be acceptable to all transaction parties).

  • Capital Raising: Through our extensive network of private, public and bank financier, Blackstar can provide origination of third party financingproviders for trade and debtor financing transactions. This is in addition to our own capital deployment capability through our Asset Management business.

  • Strategic Partnerships: Origination of domestic and global counterparties to increase the pool of strategic trading partners for our clients.

  • Transaction Origination: Where a client is seeking to enter new markets or expansion in existing markets, Blackstar can introduce reputable transactions to build out the client’s growth ambitions.

Please Contact our structuring team who would welcome the opportunity to provide an innovative solution to your trade finance requirements.