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Country & Sector Risk Barometer: Q4 2020 Quarterly Update

A year after the first cases of COVID-19 appeared outside China, the uncertainties linked to the pandemic are still considerable despite the announcement of the arrival of several vaccines at the end of 2020...

10 February, 2021

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The political risks of lockdown in the Netherlands and Germany

The political risks of lockdown in the Netherlands and Germany: coronavirus containment measures are leading to social unrest. Watch our video to learn more. For the latest information on Northern Europe, make sure to follow our ...

29 January, 2021

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Coface forecasts China’s GDP

China’s economy grew by 2.3% in 2020 and 6.5% in the fourth quarter, reflecting a further recovery from the pandemic. Both industrial and services activity expanded at a faster pace in Q4 and contributed more to GDP...

27 January, 2021

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25th annual Coface Country Risk Conference – A 100% digital event

2020 played host to an unprecedented health crisis, economic tensions that governments are still trying to manage, and numerous complications for businesses across the world. At our Country Risk Conference, we examine the...

26 January, 2021

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Five ways to evaluate the risk of bad debt

Company failures are likely to increase in 2021, exposing suppliers to the risk of bad debt that could threaten their survival. Here are five ways to determine whether your business is at risk....

15 January, 2021

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Adding certainty in uncertain times

Most of us would agree that 2020 has been one of the toughest trading years in living memory. Unfortunately, one of the few things we can be sure of is that this turbulence will continue into the New Year, with two of the darkest ...

21 December, 2020

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Grow your business safely

Focus on sustainable growth. This is indisputably a tough time for business. Experts believe it will take years for the economy to recover from the shock of the pandemic and lockdown while there is continued uncertainty ...

02 December, 2020

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Coface Webinar: Navigating through a turbulent 2020 and looking ahead to 2021

With a brief introduction from Frédéric Bourgeois Managing Director UK and Ireland, Coface's John Nicholas, Hans Meijer and Andrew Share will be giving their insights to: The UK economy, Corporate Insolvency & Governance Bill...

01 December, 2020

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ExpressECO

The COVID-19 pandemic has contributed to a unique set of circumstances weighing on the world economy, notably in terms of political risk. Julien Marcilly, Coface’s Chief Economist, presents some of our predictions for 2021, ...

27 November, 2020

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