About us

Mergence Commodity Finance (Pty) Ltd is a Structured Trade and Commodity Finance boutique established in 2010, with offices in Sea Point, Cape Town. Formerly known as Riparian, the team joined forces with Mergence Investment Managers in June 2017 and was rebranded to Mergence Commodity Finance.

We provide trade and commodity finance solutions to participants in the physical commodity markets with a bias towards agricultural commodities (maize, wheat, sorghum, sunflower seed & soya beans). Our short term working capital solutions use the commodity as the primary risk mitigant. The business services primarily traders, millers and oil seed crushers.

Vision & Philosophy

Vision
To be the premier specialist platform providing financial and advisory services to physical commodity market participants.

Guiding Philosophy
Providing pragmatic and innovative financing and advisory solutions to our clients.

Our values include
Respect for and harnessing of diversity, optimising quality and long-term appealing business results.