Receivables finance

Owl
Feature
4 April 2014
How good is your security if your borrower becomes insolvent? Celia Gardiner and David McEleroy demonstrate why there are no shortcuts to wise legal documentation
BPO
Feature
3 April 2014
David Hennah explains how the Bank Payment Obligation operates in approved payables finance and receivables purchase
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Blog
27 March 2014
In an increasingly competitive business environment, the one thing a 21st century credit manager does not want to do is say no to a sale. I recommend saying yes to receivables insurance as a tool...
Yacht
Opinion
17 March 2014
Traditional fund managers may still be wary of trade credit as an additional legitimate alternative investment, but banks have an incentive to speed up the educational process. Steven Bavaria...
Securitisation world
Opinion
14 February 2014
Outsourcing - a solutions for mid-sized banks and non-bank financial institutions competing in the broader accounts receivable space?
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News
17 January 2014
The International Forfaiting Association (IFA) is reviewing its name and remit in line with changes in the trade finance marketplace.    At the IFA’s annual Christmas reception...
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News
30 October 2013
Simon Featherstone, the global CEO of Bibby Financial Services, has been appointed to the board of the International Factors Group (IFG) at its 51st annual conference in New Delhi. At the same...
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News
22 October 2013
President of Malta-based trade finance specialist FIMBank, Margrith Lütschg-Emmenegger, has recently been elected chairman of the International Factors Group (IFG) during the association's...
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Feature
11 October 2013
SEAN EDWARDS celebrates forfaiting's revival following siege-like trading conditions as 
he reflects on regulation and innovation at the IFA's recent conference in Malta
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News
30 September 2013
Forfaiters from four continents (Europe, Asia, MENA and the Americas) gathered in Malta for the International Forfaiting Association’s annual conference from 11 to 13 September 2013. Having...
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News
27 September 2013
Global factoring volumes continued to see an upward trend according to figures just released in the newly published World Factoring Yearbook 2013* in association with Factors Chain International...
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Face to face
22 August 2013
TFR talks to International Forfaiting Association (IFA) chair Paolo Provera about forfaiting's post financial crisis 
new directions
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Blog
22 July 2013
Usually a week doesn’t go by that I don’t hear of some software vendor or hedge fund or institutional investor inquiring about trade finance assets.  There seems to be a broad...
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News
19 July 2013
With effect from 1 September 2013, Luiz Simione will take up his new appointment as global head of forfaiting & risk distribution for global trade and receivables finance (GTRF) at HSBC, based...
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Feature
26 June 2013
Negotiations of the underlying commodity sale contract becomes a bank's problem when there is lack of clarity about the credit documentation, says STEPHEN TRICKS. He explains how one needs to...
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News
6 June 2013
A lot of work has gone into URF 800 but more needs to be done to promote 
its benefits, says the International Forfaiting Association
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Feature
15 April 2013
PETER MULROY demonstrates how banks have been playing a crucial role in this rapidly-growing form of trade finance now that most international factoring companies are bank owned
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Feature
5 April 2013
Finalised just three months ago, URF 800 needs to be tested in real-life transactions,says GEOFF WYNNE
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