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Credit Risk Brokers Supporting Macmillan

Thanks to everyone who dropped into the recent CRB Belfast coffee morning in support of Macmillan Cancer Support. It was lovely to see you all and your donations were most welcome for this worthwhile cause.
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Seminar Success for NI Food & Drink Companies

Thanks to everyone who helped organise and everyone who attended the recent InvestNI seminar ‘Finance Options for the Food & Drink sector’.  Key speakers pictured are (L-R) Patrick Dewar & Elizabeth McCrory from InvestNI, Tony Gordon from Atradius, John Simpson from Credit Risk Brokers, Paul Leonard from UK Finance, Joel Callaghan of Close Brothers and Paul Millar from Whiterock Capital.  We hope al
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Credit Risk Brokers to Speak at Finance Event for NI Food Companies

John Simpson from our Belfast office is looking forward to participating in a seminar hosted by InvestNI and UK Export Finance on February 28th in Belfast. The event will address a range of finance and trade issues of relevance to Northern Ireland food and drink processing companies. Other speakers at the event will include representatives from Atradius, UK Finance, White Rock Capital Partners and Clos
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Credit Insurance Claims on the Rise!

There was an interesting article in the Financial Times a few days ago noting how figures from the Association of British Insurers (ABI) show that trade credit insurance claims are on the rise with claims running at more than £4million a week, the highest level since 2009. The increase comes as insolvencies are on the rise. According to data from National Statistics, there were 4,462 insolvencies in England and Wales
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Credit Insurance Seminar

We were delighted to co-host a Credit Insurance Seminar in the Glenavon House Hotel in Cookstown on 11th April 2018 along with PKF-FPM And Coface.
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Protecting Irish Hardware & Construction Companies

We attended The Hardware Conference 2018 at The Galmont (formerly the Radisson Blu) Hotel and Spa in Galway on Tuesday the 1st of May 2018. The following article was recently published in The Hardware Journal. If you would like to explore how Credit Insurance can benefit your business please drop by our stand and say hello. The Conference takes place
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The Credit Insurance Wake Up Call!

Over the last few weeks we’ve all heard the figures surrounding the devastating Carillion saga. £1 billion trade debt, almost £0.5 billion pension gap, and the direct threat to thousands of jobs (20,000 employees and up to 100,000 in the supply chain). But what of the estimated 30,000 suppliers and subcontractors who are owed money by Carillion? Inevitably, some will be strong enough to trade through the bad debt, bu
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