On China’s market potential

Erik Timmermans, Secretary General IFG talks on the challenges associated with the current stage of Chinese factoring development

Trade Finance in China – a rocky road ahead?

As we enter the Chinese New Year of the Horse, the U.S. Fed’s decision to begin tapering in early 2014 has put a damper on the festive mood. An official from China’s Ministry of Commerce has commented that China could face a difficult outlook for foreign trade in the New Year. How would such tapering affect trade and trade finance? Andrew Sheng, President of the Fung Global Institute shares his opinion with trfnews…