Financial and risk management
We offer risk management, investment, and financial solutions for food, financial and energy customers in world markets.
Cargill Trade & Structured Finance
Cargill Trade & Structured Finance (TSF) was established in 1993 with the objective to create additional value for Cargill and its customers in the emerging markets.Today, with over 170 professionals in 14 locations, TSF works with customers and Cargill's commercial business units to provide financial solutions. TSF’s structuring expertise aids in mitigating documentary, cross-border and credit risks associated with trade finance.
In addition to meeting Cargill’s own trade finance and trade related funding needs, TSF also optimizes Cargill's physical trade flows to generate trade finance derived liquidity in emerging markets for customers. TSF is also engaged in risk management involving proprietary trading of financial products, foreign exchange, credit and money markets.
TSF brings high standards of risk management and operational excellence to the customer. Our understanding of the commercial aspects of global trade and financial institutions has allowed us to build innovative funding solutions to tackle specific customer objectives including:
- Trade Receivable Discounting
- Letters of Credit
- Supplier finance
- Collateralized lending
- Warehouse financing
- Trade and supply chain financing
We structure and market over-the-counter risk management products on agricultural and energy commodities. Since 1994, Cargill Risk Management has worked with businesses to identify their commodity price risk exposures. We then create tailored risk management products that mitigate these risks and protect operating margins.
In France and Germany, Landea® provides a dedicated service for farmers via their cooperatives to market their grains.
Black River Asset Management LLC, an independently managed subsidiary of Cargill, Incorporated, is a global asset management company that provides sophisticated institutional investors with alternative investment opportunities.
CarVal Investors is a global leader in managing opportunistic value investments in credit-intensive assets, including
- Consumer, residential and commercial and industrial loan portfolios
- Real estate
- Corporate securities
- Special opportunities