Structured Trade Finance


Innovative structured finance solutions

Through the Structured Trade Finance unit of BBVA, we offer customized financing solutions through a diverse range of cross-border products. The team specializes in export agency finance and multilateral agency finance, with special expertise in corporate loans, project finance (mainly in the infrastructure and energy sectors), asset finance, and short term trade finance.

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Export/Import Finance

We finance the import/export of capital goods and services, substantially mitigating risk by relying on insurance or guarantee coverage by export credit agencies.

Capabilities include:

  • Buyer’s credit
  • Supplier’s credit
  • Down payment financing (commercial loan)

Other products that STF specializes in:

  • Multilateral agencies
  • Private insurance covered facilities
  • Structured forfaiting
  • Trade cycle financing

Commodity Trade Finance

We finance the production, import/export, and distribution of commodities, substantially mitigating risk by taking security over the underlying flow of commodities.

Capabilities include:

  • Borrowing base
  • Transactional stock financing
  • Prepayment facilities
  • Pre-export finance
  • Consignment stock facilities
  • Repo structures
  • Ownership lending

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To provide you with the best service, our teams are located across our footprint.


Alabama, Florida, Illinois, Maryland, and North Carolina

Toll Free: 1-800-607-4444
Fax: 1-877-220-3051
Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. CT

North Texas

Toll Free: 1-866-876-4922 
Fax: 1-877-527-9736
Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. CT

South Texas

Toll Free: 1-800-570-2791 
Mexico: 001-800-570-2791 
Fax: 1-800-897-3195 
Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. CT

El Paso TX, New Mexico, Arizona, Colorado, and California

Toll Free: 1-800-236-2059
Fax: 1-866-710-5186
Hours: 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. AZ Time

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All accounts and credit are subject to approval including credit approval.