News

ICC releases 2017 ICC Trade Register Report

08/02/2018

The ICC state that the 2017 report, based on 2008-2016 data, draws on information from 22 member banks to present a global view of the credit risk profiles of trade and export finance transactions.

It is based on over US$10.5 trillion of exposures and more than 20 million trade finance transactions from 2008 to 2016. It is stated that the 2016 Trade Finance data set includes approximately 40% of global traditional Trade Finance flows, excluding Loans for Import/Export.

A copy of the report can be downloaded from the following link ICC Trade Register Report 2017.pdf


Back to recent news

Recent News

Want to understand how the Bank Payment Obligation works and what is involved? 14/11/2018

A document has been added to the Members Information section of the website (under 'The SWIFT Trade Services Utility (TSU) and the Bank Payment Obligation (BPO) section) and provides an excellent overview of the BPO - how it works, whom is involved, what is needed to be able to offer or use the product...more

Second supplement to Autumn & Winter 2018 Newsletter added to the members information section 09/11/2018

This second supplement looks at the content of two new SWIFT messages that will be available from 18 November - the MT744 (Notice of Non-Conforming Reimbursement Claim) and the MT759 (Ancillary Trade Structured Message)...more