Open trade finance

One minute guide What is Open Trade Finance? Open trade finance is a simple, low cost and collateral-free way to finance international

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Trade finance: risks

A one minute guide What is a trade receivable? Trade generally involves the creation of trade receivables. These arise where

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Trade finance: credit risk

A one minute guide What is credit risk? Investors who finance a portfolio of trade receivables or an individual trade receivable

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Trade finance: fraud risk

A one minute guide What is this risk? All businesses face a risk of fraud – whether that is coming from their customers

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Trade finance: performance risk

A one minute guide What is this risk? Investors who finance a portfolio of trade receivables or an individual trade receivable

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Trade finance: commingling risk

A one minute guide What is a commingling risk? This is a risk for an investor who finances a portfolio of trade receivables.

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Trade finance: landscape

A two minute guide Alternative trade finance Investors, lenders and corporates are bombarded with propositions involving trade

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Export Finance

One Minute Guide What is it? Export finance helps exporters to offer credit to their buyers. This means that they can offer "ship now, pay later" terms

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PrimaDollar

One minute guide. Who is PrimaDollar? PrimaDollar is a UK-based trade finance platform working with exporters

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Dual factoring

One minute guide. What is it? Dual factoring is the process of coordinating two factoring companies so that one of the companies

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Ship now, pay later

One minute guide. What is it? This phrase describes how many buyers would like to source goods. They would like the exporter

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International factoring

One minute guide. What is it? International factoring is the process of purchasing an invoice from an exporter in one country

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Letter of credit

One minute guide. What is it? A letter of credit ("LC") is a flexible and internationally accepted form of financial

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Discrepant LCs

One minute guide. What is it? Many exporters ask their buyers to arrange a letter of credit. This is a payment guarantee from

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Incoterms

One minute guide. What is it? Incoterms are terms like: FOB, CIF, DDP - and you will find them specified on

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Islamic trade finance

One minute guide. What is the Shari'a? The Shari'a is a body of rules based upon the Quran. Complying with these rules

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Verification letters

One minute guide. What is a verification letter? A verification letter is a short letter referring to one or more commercial

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Shipping documents

One minute guide. What are they? Shipping documents are involved in the export and import of goods.

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Documentary collection

One minute guide. What is it? Documentary collection is a system to help exporters. It

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Open account

One minute guide. What is it? Open account means exporting on the basis of "ship now, pay later".

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Sell it before you pay for it

One minute guide. What does it refer to? Sounds like a great idea. But it may not be very smart. "Sell

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Basel 3 and trade finance

Five minute guide. What does Basel 3 say about trade finance? Basel 3 requires banks to keep high levels of capital against

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Export supply chain finance

One minute guide. What is it? Supply chain finance (or SCF) refers to a funding program implemented by a buyer to provide early

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First dollars, second dollars

One minute guide. What are first and second dollars? Exporters, like any business, have different sources of finance at different

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PrimaDollar calculator

One minute guide. What is it? Our clients want to know what our service costs. We provide a simple product at a simple price.

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PrimaDollar credentials

One minute guide. Reliable, timely, simple We offer a simple trade finance product. We pay the exporter at shipment and the

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