Commodity Finance

We are a partner for physical commodity trading flows and count on our targeted long-standing expertise across the commodity sectors – as well as our insights across global supply chains – to deliver commodity finance services tailored to your needs.

Our commodity finance solutions

We provide a bespoke, flexible offering to our customers who range from niche or mono-line traders (typically with a minimum balance sheet equity of £7.5 million) to large global commodity trading houses. We are active in a broad range commodity sectors, including:

  • Agriculture
  • Steel
  • Non-Ferrous Metals
  • Energy

We are able to offer secured transactional lending facilities for the full commodity cycle – from source of origin through to the end-user production stage. Our relationship managers work closely with our collateral management team in order to follow every transaction for each individual customer and at every stage of the supply chain.

What makes commodity finance at Leumi UK different?

Customers of Leumi UK benefit from an established team, years of solid experience, strong sectoral expertise, and an in-depth understanding of the trends affecting the various commodity sectors.

We offer:

  • Tailored commodity trade finance credit facilities.  We take a constructive approach to structuring finance to suit the individual needs of our clients;
  • Long-term relationships. We take a service-driven approach, characterised by swift decision making, open communications, transparency and efficient processing of transactions. Our knowledgeable relationship managers not only bring their experience of commodity trade finance to the table; they also understand the current trends affecting the commodities themselves;
  • Worldwide reach. We can meet traders’ commodity finance demands across the globe.

Get in touch

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Graham Habben

Senior Relationship Manager

+44 (0) 20 3772 1681

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Graham has almost 40 years of experience in the sector and joined Leumi UK in 2005. He has held a number of senior positions across the commodity finance industry.