London has a huge export industry and we have a network of specialist lenders and trade financiers centered in central London.
How can Trade Finance Global help?
We can support London based companies which need export finance solutions to buy items from their manufacturers all around the world.
At Trade Finance Global, our London network offer specialist and structured finance solutions which include bonds and guarantees and Shariah compliant finance. Our typical finance facility starts at £100k and there is no upper limit on the size of the trade.
What is Trade Finance?
Export finance is a facility which expert lenders offer – it enables companies to buy products and ease cash flow. Typically, a trade financier will fund up to 100% of the cost of the products, including charges (e.g. insurance costs).
Trade finance offers advantages over more traditional working capital finance such as loans which require security, and invoice discounting. Trade finance provides up front funding quickly without affecting existing bank relationships, without affecting the balance sheet.
If you’re a London based firm who might want to pay an exporter upfront, a trade finance expert provides a Letter of Credit which guarantees payment upon transportation of the products to the exporter through a commercial lender in his or her home country. Trade finance enables companies quick access to export finance with hardly any risk, as the security is guaranteed through the trade finance provider which secures the finance against the goods themselves.
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Whether you’re a business seeking for a trade/export finance solution such as food finance or non-ferrous metal finance, or a stock finance solution like e-commerce finance, we’re the trusted experts in London to help your business.