Tag: trade finance

Markus Beumer positions Commerzbank as a world leader in international trade for World Finance

In an exclusive editorial for the latest issue of leading magazine, World Finance, Markus Beumer, Managing Director of Commerzbank’s Mittelstandsbank, outlines how Commerzbank is key to facilitating the world’s trade. In the article, ‘Facilitating international business through global trade‘, Beumer notes that world trade growth has been struggling to keep pace with the rise in …

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Falcon Group’s CEO and UAE Regional Head explore emerging market funding options in Cash and Trade

In a recent article in Cash and Trade, Falcon Group CEO Will Nagle and UAE Regional Head Nam Sahasra discuss the opportunities and challenges that come with exporting and expanding to the emerging markets. The emerging markets offer a myriad of trade opportunities. The MENA region, for instance, benefits from its geographic position and wealth …

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Falcon Group’s Emma Clark outlines how UK companies can reach beyond the EU in Financier Worldwide

In a recent article for Financier Worldwide, Falcon Group’s Emma Clark, Head of Business Development for UK and Europe, explains some of the key opportunities and challenges presented by the emerging markets and why, following the result of the EU referendum, it is so important we look towards further shores. The EU is by far our …

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Commerzbank’s experts talk to the FT’s The Banker about the importance of sustainable trade

In a video interview with The Banker – published by the Financial Times – Commerzbank’s experts, Ruediger Geis, Head Product Management Trade, and Ruediger Senft, Head of Corporate Responsibility, discuss how financial institutions play a decisive part in driving sustainability in world trade. Referring to a recent Commerzbank report, Insights: Scenarios for the Future of …

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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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ICC United Kingdom’s Chris Southworth discusses why we need to listen to the global business community in TFR blog and TXF article

In a recent blog post for TFR, Chris Southworth – Secretary General of the International Chamber of Commerce United Kingdom – explains why the global community is concerned about the outcome of the EU referendum. He maintains that in challenging times, the UK will not solve its problems by cutting ties with its neighbours. In …

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Santander’s John Carroll joins ICC United Kingdom to lead new Trade and Investment Policy programme

John Carroll – Head of Product Management and International Business, Santander UK Corporate & Commercial – has joined the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) to relaunch and lead its new Trade and Investment Policy programme in the UK. The programme engages the ICC network to help promote international trade and investment as engines for economic growth and …

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Commerzbank’s experts discuss the trade potential of Brazil and India in the specialist press

In an exclusive interview for BRICS Business Magazine, Thomas Krieger and Alexander Rost – Commerzbank’s respective regional FI heads of Latin America and the Indian subcontinent – offer their insights on the trading potential of Brazil and India. 15 years after Goldman Sachs identified the so-called ‘BRICS’ group of major emerging global powers, the economic fortunes …

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BPL Global celebrates Paris subsidiary’s milestone and the unwavering political risk market with TFR

To mark the 15th anniversary of their Paris subsidiary, BPL Global celebrated at the British Ambassador’s grandiose residence in the French capital. Joined by Trade and Forfaiting Review along with leading figures in the trade finance, and credit and political risk insurance (CPRI) industries, BPL Global’s leaders highlighted the key pressures for the market today: the …

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Commerzbank’s Robert von Oldershausen examines the resilience of Chile’s economy for FTSE Global Markets

In an article for leading financial magazine, FTSE Global Markets, Robert von Oldershausen, Commerzbank’s Senior Relationship Manager for FI Latin America, explores the economy of Chile, and assesses its capacity to weather current challenges. The article notes that Chile has been at the forefront of Latin American economic growth since the 1980s, posting impressive rates …

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