Leeds Trade Finance

Trade Finance Global - Trusted Experts in Leeds

Leeds has a major export industry and we have a group of specialist lenders and trade financiers situated in central Leeds.

How can Trade Finance Global help?

We can assist Leeds based organisations which need trade finance solutions to buy products from their merchants worldwide.

At Trade Finance Global, our Leeds network offer professional and structured finance solutions which include credit insurance and risk management services. Our typical trade finance facility starts at £100k and there is no upper limit on the trade size.

If your business is looking for to buy or export over £100k of goods, is creditworthy and has end customers, contact our team to see how we can benefit you.

What is Trade Finance?

Trade finance is a facility which specialist lenders offer – it enables businesses to buy products and ease cash flow. Often, a trade financier will fund all of the cost of the products, including charges (e.g. insurance costs).

Trade finance offers benefits over more traditional bank finance such as mortgages, and invoice finance. Trade finance provides quick funding quickly without affecting existing bank relationships, without affecting the balance sheet.

If you’re a Leeds based business who has to pay an exporter upfront, a trade finance professional provides a Letter of Credit which assures settlement upon delivery of the items to the exporter from a commercial bank in his or her home country. Trade finance enables small business owners fast access to stock finance with little or no risk, as the security is assured through the trade finance supplier which secures the finance against the goods themselves.

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How does trade finance work?

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We’re the trusted experts in Leeds for Trade Finance

Fast and reliable trade finance facility.
Alex Haywood, Pharma Company.
Cash flow and working capital were a big strain on our business and stopped us growing as quickly as we could. With the help of Trade Finance Global, the facility enabled us to trade internationally and keep expanding.
Eileen Pierrott, Wood Manufacturer
We are now able to compete to a changing marketplace and as a global business thanks to trade finance.
David Smith, Steel Company

Here are some of the services we offer in Leeds

Whether you are a business looking for a trade/export finance solution such as fuel finance or non-ferrous metal finance, or a stock finance solution like motor dealer finance, we’re the trusted experts in Leeds to help your business.

For Exporters

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For Importers

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Bonds, Guarantees and Letters of Credit

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