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The price cap on Russian oil exports

Atradius news

22nd December 2022

While their current impact on Russia may be limited, we expect the latest sanctions to increase the West’s long-term leverage against Moscow - at the cost of growing volatility in global oil markets

Eastern Europe: credit risk outlook worries businesses

Press release

15th December 2022

Amid the ongoing global economic downturn, a widespread concern over a deterioration of the outlook for B2B payment behaviour in the coming months is a major worry for companies in Eastern Europe.

Global economy on the brink of a recession

Press release

13th December 2022

The Atradius Chief Economist, John Lorié, assesses the economic landscape during this challenging time for the global economy.

Qatar looks to World Cup business boost

Atradius news

9th December 2022

With the help of World Cup investment and infrastructure, the ambitious Gulf state aims to diversify its oil and gas reliant economy.

Black Friday – A mix of hope and trepidation for retail

Atradius news

23rd November 2022

In a difficult retail environment, will Black Friday bring relief to the sector? We test the waters in six major markets

Clean energy transition: a timely discussion

Atradius news

22nd November 2022

As the world grapples with a global energy crisis, 195 nations met for the the 27th United Nations Climate Change Conference.

The US China trade war is entering a new phase

Atradius news

15th November 2022

New US regulations on leading-edge microchips are ramping up economic tension between the global giants

World trade growth: Atradius downgrades growth forecast

Atradius news

26th October 2022

2023 is set to be a difficult year for global trade, as recovery falters in the face of severe global headwinds

Atradius to host a webinar on clean energy transition

Press release

20th October 2022

Thought leaders from business and academia will discuss how the clean energy transition could reshape global trade, and impact supply chains, business liquidity and trading risks.

Risk management back on boardroom agenda

Atradius news

19th October 2022

Atradius' key takeaways from round table discussion in AON's quarterly market insights report.

AI - a new frontier in credit insurance

Atradius news

16th August 2022

Stan Chang, Director Group Buyer Underwriting, talks about how artificial intelligence has revolutionised the world of risk underwriting.

USMCA companies protect liquidity as inflation soars

Press release

6th July 2022

Soaring inflation prompts USMCA businesses to strengthen management of customer credit risk arising from B2B trade.

Inflation: what is the outlook?

Atradius news

30th June 2022

Inflation was high on the agenda at the G7 this week. John Lorié, Atradius’ Chief Economist comments.

Asia businesses struggle to offset losses from bad debt

Press release

28th June 2022

Alarming 60% increase in business-to-business (B2B) write-offs expected to pose a severe threat to liquidity of companies in Asia.

Australia: businesses battle high levels of unpaid debt

Press release

18th May 2022

Atradius Payment Practices Barometer survey shows Australian businesses are resorting to stronger credit controls to battle high levels of unpaid debt.

Atradius Global celebrates 25th anniversary

Atradius news

5th May 2022

Amsterdam, 5th May 2022 - Atradius Global, the international unit that supports the unique needs of multinational corporates turns 25 this year.

How to use AI for credit management

Atradius news

7th April 2022

Companies are producing immense amounts of data every day and making it more available than ever before.

Atradius 2021 Annual Results

Press release

10th March 2022

Atradius reports profit of EUR 240.2 million for 2021. Insurance revenue surpasses EUR 2 billion milestone for the first time.

Creditsafe acquires Graydon from Atradius

Press release

1st March 2022

Creditsafe Nederland BV (part of Creditsafe Group), the global credit data and risk intelligence experts announces the acquisition of Graydon.

Covid-19 continues to hobble global economy

Press release

25th January 2022

Amsterdam 25 January 2022 – The strong rebound in GDP across most of the world may prove to be more of a bounce than a movement.

F&B industry vulnerable to downside risks in 2022

Press release

20th January 2022

20 January 2022 - A number of downside risks are expected to pose major challenges to the global Food & Beverages sector this year.

Second COVID Christmas better than first for retailers

Atradius news

7th January 2022

7 January 2022 - All across the developed world, the second Covid Christmas was expected to look much different than the first.

Xavier Freixes named Chairman of Atradius N.V.

Press release

3rd January 2022

Amsterdam, 3 January 2022 - Following his resignation as CEO of GCO, Ignacio Álvarez has also stepped down as Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Atradius N.V. with effect 31 December 2021.

Eastern Europe: payment practices hold steady

Press release

1st December 2021

Amsterdam, 1 December 2021 - In Eastern Europe, despite the challenges faced during the second year of the pandemic, payment practices hold steady.

Using digital expertise to benefit our customers

Atradius news

24th November 2021

24 November 2021- Dirk Hagener, Director Group Communication and Commercial Development explains how we use digital skills to serve our customers.

Western Europe: appetite for credit insurance grows

Press release

24th November 2021

Amsterdam, 24 November 2021 - Deterioration of payment practices in Western Europe this year appears to have increased the demand for credit insurance.

Hybrid working transforming commercial property market

Atradius news

22nd November 2021

24 November 2021 - Lockdowns triggered by the Covid-19 pandemic revealed to millions of workers that, thanks to digitalisation, working from home is not only possible, but desirable as well.

Atradius expands trade insurance for digital platforms

Press release

4th November 2021

Amsterdam, 3 November 2021 - Atradius significantly expands its single transaction cover solution to over 130 buyer countries, targeting an emerging industry of digital B2B platforms.

Grupo Catalana Occidente appoints Hugo Serra as new CEO

Press release

28th October 2021

Sant Cugat del Vallés, 28 October 2021 - The appointment, which will take effect from 1 January 2022, marks the beginning of an orderly handover process of the current CEO, Ignacio Álvarez.

Global economy expected to grow 6.2% in 2021

Press release

19th August 2021

The global economy is showing a robust recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic in 2021, but downside risks remain

USMCA: Atradius poll reveals stark north-south divide

Press release

7th July 2021

Atradius Payment Practices Barometer poll in the USMCA took the pulse of business health through the key performance indicators of credit management in the year following the outbreak of the pandemic.

Asia: half of all B2B credit sales are overdue

Press release

16th June 2021

Atradius Payment Practices Barometer survey shows scale of business stress as experts warn there may be worse to come.

Atradius webcast on impact of digitalisation on trade

Press release

27th April 2021

A panel of experts debates how technology-driven innovation is currently impacting global trade and how businesses can make the most of future opportunities. Date: 5 May 2021 at 09:00 CET

Bankruptcies expected to increase 26% globally

Press release

25th March 2021

Phasing out of aid packages and the normalization of the bankruptcy legislation expected to cause significant deterioration in global insolvency outlook this year.

Atradius webcast on tariffs and barriers to trade

Press release

18th March 2021

Atradius looks at wider political risks and how businesses can overcome problems presented by tariffs and non-tariff political barriers.

Atradius 2020 Annual Results

Press release

11th March 2021

Strong commitment to service delivers stable revenue.

WP and video on future of global trade now available

Press release

3rd March 2021

Thought leaders from business and academia have addressed the uncertainty facing the international trade environment as it emerges from the Covid-19 economic crisis.

Global economy expected to grow 5% in 2021

Press release

4th February 2021

Speed of vaccinations will play major role in the recovery of the global economy this year.

US trade: 2021 will be a rocky road to recovery

Atradius news

2nd February 2021

With a focus on insolvency and default expectations, our team comments on the US economy, the impeachment trial, the pandemic, and global trade strategy.

UK and EU agree to trade deal

Atradius news

27th January 2021

The trade agreement provides for tariff-free bilateral trade in goods, but little is arranged for services, which cover 45% of overall UK external trade.

Atradius hosts webcasts on the future of global trade

Press release

21st January 2021

Thought leaders from business and academia will address the uncertainty facing the international trade environment as it emerges from the Covid-19 economic crisis

Innovation driving the evolution of credit insurance

Atradius news

13th January 2021

The credit insurance industry is evolving with the times. Technology has and continues to be one of the main drivers of this evolution.

Innovation key for businesses to prosper in 2021

Atradius news

11th January 2021

Caution and innovation, an unlikely but important pairing as we enter the new year

Atradius: continued participation in credit reinsurance

Press release

29th December 2020

International credit insurer Atradius extends its participation in the Dutch government's EUR 12 billion supplier credit reinsurance programme.

Commitment to German government rescue package in 2021

Press release

4th December 2020

Cologne, 4 December 2020 - The international credit insurer Atradius extends its involvement in the federal government's protective umbrella for the supply chains of the German economy

COVID legacy threatens EU firms profitability in 2021

Press release

25th November 2020

Greatest challenges to profitability faced by European businesses in 2021: containing costs and fall in demand

2020 insolvencies forecast to jump due to Covid-19

Press release

1st September 2020

Atradius expects 26% spike in insolvencies

Cash flows squeezed as USMCA feels effect of COVID-19

Press release

8th July 2020

USMCA businesses report rise in overdue invoices and cash flow issues in B2B payments survey

Atradius turns 95

Atradius news

3rd July 2020

Today marks the 95th anniversary of Atradius, a date recognised by the Management Board as a significant milestone in the company’s history.

Global economy bracing for recession

Atradius news

30th June 2020

Adjustments to lockdowns and vaccine development will determine length of recession

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Email: dirk.hagener@atradius.com

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