Finance and Insurance

It is essential that companies operating internationally can access cost-effective finance and insurance.

  • We work to ensure that regulatory regimes—such as on capital adequacy or anti-money laundering—don’t inhibit financial institutions from servicing their clients effectively.
  • Our members are able to play a significant role in setting market standards for key financial instruments which support international trade. Our rules on letters-of-credit, known as UCP 600, are universally used and facilitate billions of dollars of trade each year.

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What's New?

ICC Trade Register – understanding the risk in trade finance

ICC has just released the latest results of its Trade Finance Register—the first performance database for trade finance assets, such as letters-of-credit. The new data set—which comprises data provided by 21 Banks on ...

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Autumn conferences

Our autumn conference programme kicks off next month with events on trade finance and international arbitration. Having problems dealing with discrepant documents? On 18th September a “bite-sized” breakfast sem ...

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New ICC publications

Three new reference titles have hit the shelves of the ICC bookshop in recent weeks—and are flying off them almost as quickly as we can get stocks from the printers. The new books showcase the very best of ICC’s e ...

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