The United States and China have agreed to jointly work on setting guidelines for export financing, an area in which countries often compete fiercely to win an advantage for their own domestic export markets.
Margrith Lutschg -Emmeneger has been appointed the new Chairman of International Factors Group at the Group's Annual Meeting held last week at the Shangri La Hotel in New Delhi, India.
The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has released a new study that reports on the state of the credit gap for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in developing economies.
The Factors Chain International (FCI) Executive Committee has granted FCI memberships to nine more financial institutions.
At its Annual General Meeting 2013, the Berne Union International Union of Credit Investment Insurers, elected new officers, including President, Vice President and Committee Chairs and Vice Chairs.
The European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Trade Facilitation Programme held its annual Trade Finance Forum in London on the 26-27 September.
Infrastructure-related trade will triple by 2030 when it will account for more than half of global exchanges of goods, boosted by demand from emerging markets such as China and India, HSBC has forecast.