Being in a position to provide your buyer with extended payment terms could be the difference between winning or losing a deal.
Export logistics, intricate documentation and understanding the rules of the UCP, the ICC and even the ever-growing compliance requirements of international trade, is best left to the professionals. Knowing how to mitigate your risk with an optimal use of the INCOterms can also provide your business with a competitive advantage.
Faced with the need to purchase inventory/goods or raw materials for a manufacturing process to meet a confirmed order, Import Finance can ensure your cashflow remains healthy.
Irrespective of whether Cashflow Catalyst introduces you to the best bank, an export credit agency or some other financial intermediary, the solution will always be tailored to the specific needs of your business.
Islamic Trade Finance
Dealing with Traders in parts of the world where their lives, business activities and very existence revolves around strict adherence to the Quran and Islamic Jurisprudence need not be an insurmountable obstacle. Some of the best trade deals are transacted with these historically savy trading nations.
Murabaha, Musharaka and other modes of Islamic Finance might just be what you need to clinch a deal.
Using the most suitable financial intruments to facilitate trade with the least amount of risk could contribute to a healthy cashflow and profit stream. Is your current provider giving you the best deal in:
Letters of Credit in its various forms - confirmed or unconfirmed Shipping Guarantees Collections - Documentary and Clean Trade Credit Insurance Telegraphic transfers, its fees, negotiation costs and FX margins etc.