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Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) International Arbitration

Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) International Arbitration

Nathan provided analysis and expert testimony on behalf of S&P Dow Jones Indices (SPDJ), one of the world’s largest financial services firm, in a Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) seated arbitration relating to its dispute with the Bombay Stock Exchange Ltd (BSE). SPDJ claimed that BSE had unlawfully terminated the joint venture between the two entities in India, and sought specific performance and damages suffered by it as a result of BSE’s action. Nathan conducted analysis to estimate lost profits and loss in terminal value to SPDJ as a result of BSE’s termination of the joint venture, and to rebut ...
US Support for Economic Growth in Asia (US-SEGA)

US Support for Economic Growth in Asia (US-SEGA)

The US Support for Economic Growth in Asia (US-SEGA) is a six-year project designed to improve the policy environment for sustainable economic growth and prosperity, improved regional economic cooperation, sound management of institutions and good governance throughout APEC and the Indo-Pacific, while also expanding markets for U.S. goods and services. In addition to strengthening the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum, US-SEGA offers missions a flexible mechanism to respond quickly to new opportunities through targeted technical assistance and training. It particularly supports workstreams focused on current and emerging economic growth issues including digital economy, workforce development, supply chain connectivity, and women’s ...
The Vietnam Trade Facilitation Program presents an exciting opportunity to make border clearance more efficient, transparent and predictable.

USAID Trade Facilitation Program in Vietnam

Nathan is implementing the USAID Trade Facilitation Program, a five-year project (2018-2023) that aims to support the adoption and implementation of a risk–based approach to customs and technical (“specialized”) inspection institutions in Vietnam. Attaining this objective will facilitate the implementation of the World Trade Organization Trade Facilitation Agreement. The primary Government of Vietnam counterpart for the Trade Facilitation Program is the General Department of Vietnam Customs, which also acts as the focal point of the National Trade Facilitation Committee (NTFC) for Vietnam. Within this context, the Program will support national and provincial stakeholders in promoting the benefits to be gained ...
ASEAN-USAID Inclusive Growth in ASEAN through Innovation, Trade, and E-Commerce (ASEAN-USAID IGNITE)

ASEAN-USAID Inclusive Growth in ASEAN through Innovation, Trade, and E-Commerce (ASEAN-USAID IGNITE)

Nathan is implementing ASEAN-USAID Inclusive Growth in ASEAN through Innovation, Trade, and E-Commerce (ASEAN-USAID IGNITE), a five-year program supporting the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). ASEAN-USAID IGNITE is designed to promote a well-integrated and inclusive ASEAN Economic Community by strengthening the enabling environment for cross-border trade. ASEAN-USAID IGNITE builds upon achievements of the US-ASEAN Connectivity through Trade and Investment (US-ACTI) project and provides technical assistance across three work streams: (i) Trade Facilitation; (ii) The Digital Economy; and (iii) Science, Technology, and Innovation. Through its support to the ASEAN Secretariat, ASEAN-USAID IGNITE aims to achieve the following objectives: Objective 1: ...
Bangladesh

Business Finance for the Poor in Bangladesh (BFP-B)

Business Finance for the Poor in Bangladesh (BFP-B) is a £25m facility to create economic opportunities for small businesses by changing the behavior of market actors in the financial sector. We are improving the policy and regulatory environment for financial institutions, inducing private sector investment in expanding the frontiers of finance, and enhancing the creditworthiness of small businesses. Small businesses are among the main drivers of growth for countries worldwide. In Bangladesh, small businesses employ over half of the country’s workforce and contribute to a quarter of GDP. These 8 million small business, also known officially as either cottage, micro ...
Nathan Selected by USAID to Help Facilitate Trade in Central America’s Northern Triangle

USAID Central America Regional Trade Facilitation and Border Management Program (TFB)

The Central America Regional Trade Facilitation and Border Management Program (TFB) is a five-year activity (2018–2023) that builds on the progress, relationships, and momentum established under USAID’s two predecessor programs, implemented by Nathan: the Regional Trade and Market Alliances program (RTMA), and the Regional Trade Facilitation Expansion Activity (RTFE). By enhancing economic integration in Central America, with an emphasis on the Northern Triangle (NT) and supporting implementation of the World Trade Organization (WTO) Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA), Nathan and the TFB Project are supporting regional authorities and the NT countries (El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras) to improve regional trade efficiency ...
Moldova Structural Reform Program (MSRP)

Moldova Structural Reform Program (MSRP)

Nathan is implementing the USAID-funded Moldova Structural Reform Program, a four-year project that aims to strengthen Moldova’s business and trade enabling environment through a flexible, demand-driven approach, in consultation with key Government of Moldova counterparts, including the Ministry of Economy, Financial Market Regulators, the Customs Service, and others. By working with a wide range of stakeholders, Nathan is expected to contribute to improvements in policies, regulations, institutions, and processes that can help lead to sustained and inclusive economic growth in Moldova. From left to right: Karen Hilliard (Mission Director, USAID/Moldova), Douglas Muir (Chief of Party, MSRP), Chiril Gaburici (Minister of ...
COMPAS

COMPAS

The Inter-American Investment Corporation (“IIC”) and Bancolombia (together, the “Banks”) are considering providing financing through a corporate loan to Compañía de Puertos Asociados S.A (“COMPAS”) to modernize and expand the multipurpose terminal in Cartagena and to expand the terminal in Tolú. The loan is anticipated to also cover minimal investments in the Barranquilla terminal. As such, the IIC retained Nathan to provide a due diligence analysis of COMPAS and give recommendations to the banks on their anticipated corporate loan. Nathan held meetings with COMPAS and the Cartagena container terminal operator to better understand i) the project specifications for the expected ...