We provide logistics solutions in strategic freight corridors throughout Sub-Saharan Africa Trade Services . International business trading can be complex, involving many different transactions and documentation such as payments, payment collection, letters of credit, guarantees, and trade finance loans. From trade services, to making the actual payments, we offer a one-stop shop for your business’ international trading requirements. Export finance helps businesses release working capital from cross-border or domestic trade transactions, that would otherwise be tied-up in invoices or purchase orders (for up to 180 days). Export finance is specialist finance that can help a company to grow and increase trade. Trade Finance Global (TFG) assists companies with raising debt finance. While we can access many traditional forms of finance, we specialise in alternative finance and complex funding solutions related to international trade. We help companies to raise finance in ways that is sometimes out of reach for mainstream lenders.
Established in February 2013, the AfDB’s Trade Finance Program (TFP) is the successor to the Trade Finance Initiative (TFI) which was launched in 2009 in response to the global financial crisis. The total size of the TFP is USD 1 billion for an initial period of 4 years. Trade Finance Global can help unlock Working Capital from your Trade Cycles and free up Cash Flow, if your business trades Goods, Services or Commodities. Talk to our Trade Finance Experts and 271 Funders, Download our Free 2019 Video & Infographic Read our Top 7 Tips for Accessing Trade Finance Trade finance continues to be a relatively low-risk activity for commercial banks in Africa. The estimated default rate on trade finance transactions in 2011 and 2014 were 4 and 5%, respectively, compared to 9 and 12% Non-Performing Loan (NPL) AMERICAN TRADE & FINANCE COMPANY (ATRAFIN) is an international commercial lender. ATRAFIN offers a unique range of trade finance solutions with a focus on supporting bilateral trade between the USA/Europe and the emerging market countries of Latin America, Africa, Eastern Europe and Asia. Rand-Asia is an inter-mediating business acting between borrower and lender (both our clients) and specializes in structured trade and commodity finance, associated project and specialized finance, receivable finance, agent-principal facilitation, collateral monitoring and asset management. Nordea is the largest financial services group in the Nordic region. With more than 250 trade finance advisers, it conducts one-third of the trade finance transactions in the Nordic region. Its global operating model aims to ensure that its high service standards are upheld throughout its trade finance organization. London-based Standard Chartered Bank, one of the world’s biggest providers of trade-finance services, receives the bulk of its earnings from Africa, Asia and the Middle East. The bank has introduced a number of innovative trade-finance products to help strengthen frontier markets.
Rand-Asia is an inter-mediating business acting between borrower and lender (both our clients) and specializes in structured trade and commodity finance, associated project and specialized finance, receivable finance, agent-principal facilitation, collateral monitoring and asset management.
African Export–Import Bank, also referred to as Afreximbank, is a pan-African multilateral trade finance institution created in 1993 under the auspices of the African Development Bank. It is headquartered in Cairo, Egypt. Afreximbank's vision is to be the trade finance bank for Africa. credit agencies, and non- African private sector firms; Class "D" Shareholders
4 Nov 2019 Some newcomers are targeting low-risk trade finance business. Earlier Ukraine and Africa and an oil transaction between Brazil and China. 25 Oct 2019 VTB Bank has signed an agreement with African Export-Import Bank ( Afreximbank) to boost trade finance cooperation between the two in Africa. Solidarity vital as Italian state, banks and companies face intensifying crisis 10 May 2016 The event will bring together stakeholders in the trade finance market to discuss the opportunities and challenges in financing inter-African and 19 Aug 2019 New Trade Finance Investment Partner for Latin America and Africa ( BUSINESS WIRE)–TriLinc Global, LLC (“TriLinc”) announced today