Glasgow has a large export industry and we have a group of specialist lenders and trade financiers centered in central Glasgow.
How can Trade Finance Global help?
We can help Glasgow based companies which need export finance services to buy goods from their retailers around the globe.
At Trade Finance Global, our Glasgow community offer specialist and structured finance solutions for example structured terms of payment and risk management services. Our typical finance facility starts at £50k and there is no upper limit on the trade size.
What is Trade Finance?
Trade finance is a facility which specialist lenders offer – it enables firms to buy products and ease working capital. Generally, a trade financier will fund all of the cost of the product, including charges (e.g. VAT charges).
Trade finance offers upsides 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 Glasgow based firm who might want to pay an exporter in advance, a trade finance expert provides a Letter of Credit which warranties settlement upon transportation of the items to the exporter from a standard bank in his or her home country. Trade finance enables businesses and organisations quick access to trade finance with hardly any financial risk, because the security is assured through the trade finance supplier which secures the finance against the goods themselves.
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Whether you’re a enterprise seeking for a export/export finance solution such as iron and steel finance or clothing finance, or a stock finance solution like inventory finance, we’re the trusted experts in Glasgow to help your business.