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News
16 July 2015
A report by Natixis Economic Research revised up the average oil price of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) in anticipation of an historic accord signed on July 14 by the UN...
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Technology Update
15 July 2015
Sherri Lane identifies exporters’ top five complaints about export letters of credit. She argues that the right combination of technology and professionalism can provide exporters with a...
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News
9 July 2015
UK Export Finance figures showed  the company's support for UK businesses and exporters grew as it seeks to diversify its balance sheet and help finance more private busniness in exporter...
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News
29 June 2015
A new EuroFinance index shows that over a third of corporate treasurers feel that banking prices and services have been negatively affected by regulations, while 48% feel that things will...
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News
29 June 2015
The UK has maintained its position as the top destination for FDI in Europe after attracting a record number of FDI projects over the past year, according to a recently published trade report by...
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Technology Update
26 June 2015
New age financial technology start-ups (fintechs) and traditional banks have been advised to adopt each other’s game plans to achieve better results, in a paper titled ‘Fintech 2.0:...
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News
12 June 2015
More chief financial officers in Asia Pacific are confident in their regional businesses, as measured by growth prospects, their ability to manage and mitigate risk, and their appetite to expand...
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News
2 June 2015
Trade credit insurer Atradius has published an in-depth country report on the United States analysing the current trading environment to inform overseas companies looking into exporting to the...
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News
26 May 2015
Export Development Canada (EDC), has released its latest global export forecast for spring 2015, where they liken trade in the current year to walking a tightrope. “The global economy has...
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News
15 May 2015
Increasing demand, stabilising US oil output and investor interest encouraged by a weak dollar have helped support Brent and WTI. Natixis new commodities report revises their central scenario...
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News
11 May 2015
Global commercial insurance rates fell for the eighth consecutive quarter in 2015, according to Marsh, an insurance broking and risk management firm. In their ‘global insurance market...
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News
11 May 2015
Global growth rates are projected to rise to 3.5% in 2015 and 3.8% annually in 2016 according to the recent developments report published by the International Monetary fund (IMF). Currently...
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Feature
5 May 2015
After three years of substantial deficit, aluminium's above-ground inventory is likely to remain in excess of 4mt in 2016, say Nic Brown and Bernard Dahdah in the Natixis H1 2015 Metals Review
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Feature
2 April 2015
Capital: Singapore Government: Unitary parliamentary constitutional republic Currency: Singapore dollar Population: 5,469,700     Summary of industries  ...
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News
12 March 2015
The management consulting firm finds that there is a direct correlation between economic growth and electricity supply and that the region needs power to survive. McKinsey’s report, ...
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Feature
5 March 2015
Lower oil prices and a bumper agriculturals crop season have put pressure on prices, but the Brazilian drought has done the opposite for coffee and sugar, says Frank Rijkers
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News
26 February 2015
Global debt has grown by US$57trn since 2007, raising the ratio of global debt to GDP by 17 percentage points, says a new study from the McKinsey Global Institute, Debt and (not much) deleveraging...
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News
26 February 2015
After nearly one year positioned at #7, the renminbi (RMB) has entered the top five of world payment currencies in November 2014, overtaking both the Canadian dollar and the Australian dollar by...
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