Tag Archive: export finance

Emma Clark, Falcon Group’s Head of Business Development, UK and Europe, makes the case for emerging markets in Trade Finance

With steady growth rates, an abundance of natural resources, and a potential customer base comprising most of the world’s population, emerging markets offer huge growth opportunities for those companies thinking of expanding operations overseas. But exporting is not without its obstacles. In fact, business growth and access to adequate and flexible funding in the current …

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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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Falcon Group & Aon collaborate to boost British exports, as covered by the specialist press

Falcon Group and Aon have signed a memorandum of understanding in order to assist UK businesses seeking export finance solutions. The move marks yet another step in the financier’s continued commitment to support British businesses and builds on Aon’s industry leading position in trade credit insurance. “In today’s current economic climate, it is vital that …

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Santander’s Mauricio Munguia discusses Chile’s renewable energy opportunities for Renewable Energy Focus

Chile is aiming to produce 70% of its energy using renewable sources by 2050. This will provide European companies and investors with significant opportunities, writes Mauricio Munguia, Santander’s Latin American Desk Head, for Renewable Energy Focus. Driven by the pledges made at last year’s COP21 climate change conference in Paris, economies across the globe are …

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Commerzbank is top for German trade in Trade & Forfaiting Review’s ‘Excellence Awards’

Commerzbank has been named the ‘Best Trade Bank in Germany 2016’ by leading specialist magazine, Trade & Forfaiting Review (TFR). Commenting on the award, Commerzbank’s Dr Bernd Laber, Divisional Board Member, remarks: “We are absolutely honoured to be acknowledged as number one in our home market. It is no doubt down to our unwavering commitment …

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