Export Finance Australia: independent review of overseas infrastructure financing powers

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The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade has commissioned Stephen Sedgwick AO to conduct an independent review into the infrastructure investment operations of Export Finance Australia (EFA), following 2019 amendments to the Export Finance and Insurance Corporation Act 1991 to enhance EFA’s ability to finance infrastructure projects. The review was agreed as part of the Government’s July 2019 response to the Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee Report on the proposed amendments.