Tag: BPL Global

BPL Global scoops GTR “Leader in Trade” award for the eighth year running

BPL Global has, once again, been named “Best Trade Credit and Political Risk Insurance Broker (CPRI)” at this year’s Global Trade Review (GTR) “Leaders in Trade” awards. The award, which highlights excellence in the trade, commodity, supply chain and export finance industries, will add to the BPL Global’s impressive streak in this category over the …

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Writing for the World Bank, S&P Global Ratings’ Mar Beltran explains why infrastructure lending is on the rise

In recent years, the rated infrastructure universe has largely grown without interruption as increasing levels of capital flows to the sector. In a post for the World Bank, Mar Beltran, S&P Global Ratings’ senior director and sector lead for Infrastructure, EMEA, explains why. Read the blog here.

BPL Global’s inaugural Market Insight report covered by the specialist press

Market capacity for credit and political risk insurance (CPRI) has grown by 30% since 2015 according to the first ever Market Insight report released by BPL Global, marking its 35th year as the leading CPRI broker. Based on market statistics and BPL Global’s own portfolio, the report provides an analysis of the CPRI market’s capabilities, …

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BPL Global’s Sian Aspinall talks about making it to the top in GTR’s Women in Trade Finance

In the most recent edition of GTR’s Women in Trade Finance series, Sanne Wass talks to Sian Aspinall, BPL Global’s Managing Director, about her career success and how the industry can best tackle gender bias. Having worked within credit and political risk insurance for almost 30 years – starting as a political risk broker at …

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BPL Global’s New York venture covered by the UK and US specialist press

Leading specialist credit and political risk insurance (CPRI) broker, BPL Global, has announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding with EIA Global to form a joint venture insurance broking company in New York. The joint venture will focus on global financial institutions which will benefit from its globally-integrated CPRI broking services. As client demand for such …

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BPL Global opens for business in Dubai

Earlier this month, BPL Global, the leading specialist credit and political risk insurance (CPRI) broker, was given the authority to conduct brokerage services in Dubai and surrounding areas by the Dubai Financial Services Authority. The broker’s regional office, which was previously limited to general marketing and business development, is led by Harriet Smith who will …

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BPL Global’s James Esdaile calls for collective action in TFR

In a commentary article for Trade and Forfaiting Review, James Esdaile, managing director, BPL Global, explains that heightened political instability and banks’ need to achieve capital relief has caused the specialist Credit and Political Risk insurance (CPRI) to grow exponentially in recent decades. However a lack of cooperation between insurers, as well as the traditional …

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BPL Global’s Sian Aspinall discusses why insurers need a coordinated voice in TFR interview

In TFR’s 60 second interview, Sian Aspinall, joint managing director of BPL Global, advocates the need for a coordinated voice to represent the Credit and Political Risk Insurance (CPRI) market. Aspinall explains that the foundations of the private market has been built on the basis of policy confidentiality, so their presence has always been overshadowed …

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Moorgate assists BPL Global re-brand with new logo and website

BPL Global have unveiled a new logo and website, marking the specialist credit and political risk insurance (CPRI) broker’s progression and reiterates its determination to build on its market-leading position. Working closely with Moorgate, this is the company’s first rebranding since 2000 – which we think is more apt for the company’s current position and …

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BPL Global’s Gina Fitzgerald discusses the advantages of the trade credit and political risk insurance markets in TXF

With an aggregate exposure of €200bn, the credit and political risk insurance (CPRI) market is becoming a powerful complement, or even an alternative, to using export credit agencies. Talking to Trade and Export Finance, Gina Fitzgerald, Director, BPL Global, discusses how the CPRI market is offering enhanced exporter choice when it comes to mitigating export …

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