TRADE CREDIT


Marsh's Trade Credit Practice specializes in developing solutions tailored to clients' individual credit exposures. Clients can choose to cover their entire portfolio, or a select group of their largest customers.

Our Trade Credit ExpertiseMarsh offers services in risk analysis, program design and review, marketing to insurers, and placement with ongoing support and service. Our approach is to identify and realize financial, accounting, and tax benefits that can have a positive impact with our clients and their stakeholders.

Marsh specialists can help you not only quantify and summarize your accounts receivable (e.g. by country or by buyer group), but also advise on credit risk mitigation and alternative non-insurance solutions.
Marsh Risk Management Research
Government Shutdown Sparks Risk and Insurance Considerations
October 11, 2013  |  Views: 1651 |  Comments: 0 
Government Shutdown Sparks Risk and Insurance Considerations
Filings of insurance claims and lawsuits are likely to increase the longer the federal government shutdown continues.  >>
Unrest in Turkey and Brazil: Risk and Insurance Implications
July 05, 2013  |  Views: 1829 |  Comments: 0 
Unrest in Turkey and Brazil: Risk and Insurance Implications
Political risk and trade credit insurance market conditions could change rapidly as events unfold.  >>

Additional Thought Leadership
Marsh Insights: Trade and Economic Sanctions
April 01, 2014  |  Views: 7251 |  Comments: 0 
Marsh Insights: Trade and Economic Sanctions
International relations are complicated and unpredictable. Disagreements and conflicts between various international players that may lead to economic pressure to support political...  >>
Managing Political Instability in Emerging Markets
March 03, 2014  |  Views: 7934 |  Comments: 0 
Managing Political Instability in Emerging Markets
Recent event in Ukraine highlight how quickly social unrest can translate into political instability.  >>
Marsh Insights: Managing Credit  Risk and Liquidity in 2012 and Beyond
March 02, 2012  |  Views: 8038 |  Comments: 0 
Marsh Insights: Managing Credit Risk and Liquidity in 2012 and Beyond
CA$H IS KING: METHODS OF MANAGING LIQUIDITY AND CREDIT RISKLiquidity will become scarcer over the next couple of years as we enter into a phase of prolonged, slow growth in develop...  >>
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Supply Chain Risk
March 30, 2011  |  Views: 14192 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Supply Chain Risk
Increased use of foreign suppliers and time-sensitive production may mean greater profits for your company—“if all goes well.” However, if all does not go well, the stakes are high...  Read More...
Trade Credit Risk
February 20, 2011  |  Views: 15314 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Trade Credit Risk
* Accounts receivables (trade credit) are one of a corporation’s largest and most vulnerable assets. It is the second most liquid asset after cash and represents a significant inve...  Read More...
Trade Disruption Insurance
January 22, 2014  |  Views: 11758 |  Comments: 0 
Trade Disruption Insurance
Trade disruption insurance is designed to protect a company against the financial risks it faces doing business in a global economy. The policy can provide cover for a wide range o...  Read More...
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U.S. Businesses May Face Credit Risks From Chinese Currency Manipulation
April 28, 2010  |  Views: 15615 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
U.S. Businesses May Face Credit Risks From Chinese Currency Manipulation
Recent news reports have highlighted the pressure on China to allow the yuan to appreciate — and stirred the debate over whether U.S. consumers and businesses would benefit from th...  Read More...
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April 10, 2012  |  Views: 5072
Global Property Insurance Rates Continued to Firm in First Quarter: Marsh
Global property insurance rates show signs of firming, according to Marsh's recent report, "Global Insurance Market Quarterly Briefing: Q1 2012."  Read More...
September 30, 2011  |  Views: 5562
No Overall Change to Insurance Rates in Q3: Marsh
Despite significant insurance losses in the first half of the year, insurers have remained competitive but cautious.  Read More...

Contacts
Andrew Leonard

Montreal QC Canada
514 285 4720
andrew.leonard@marsh.com