Trade receivables securitisation - back in fashion

Demica shares its latest qualitative research report on trade receivables securitisation with Factorscan. Based on research conducted by Demica earlier this year, the report gives an insight into the position and growth potential of trade receivables securitisation as seen by Europe s top 40 banks.

Uniting factors in Eastern Europe

Simon Peterman, Chairman of the Central and East European Chapter of IFG, talks to Factorscan about the post-recession environment in Eastern Europe and explains how the Chapter plans to facilitate stable growth for the future.

Emerging markets: Factoring...or secured lending?

Emerging markets can present an inhospitable environment for factors hoping to enter a new region. In this article, Daniel Bolschun, Principle Banker at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) identifies some of the problems that factors might encounter in the EBRD s countries of operation and explains how some factors attempt to adapt, often to the detriment of the product.

The View from Europe

In the third of a series of articles from Credit Agricole/Eurofactor, experts in five of Europe s major factoring markets France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK provide a brief insight into developments and market conditions across old Europe.