Grow your business
Choosing your market entry strategy
Discover the two main market entry strategy approaches, their risks and benefits, and decide which one is most suitable for your business.
Starting to export: Which countries pay quickly?
When starting to export, finding out how to get paid quickly should be a priority. Discover exclusive data on the countries with a culture of fast (and slow) payment.
The advantages of offering trade credit to customers
Trade credit is now an essential tool for business success in many sectors. Discover the advantages of offering trade credit, and how to mitigate the risks.
Protect your revenues
How to prevent insolvency risk
Learn more about business insolvency risk and discover measures to assess but also prevent it, including insolvency protection insurance.
How to create a business risk management plan for your company
Learn about business and enterprise risk management: what it is, the main risks, advantages and disadvantages and how to create your process.
The importance of fraud prevention for businesses
Fraud and embezzlement account for 58% of all white-collar crimes. According to Allianz Trade estimates, up to 10% of companies fall victim to fraud committed by their employees annually, causing huge financial losses year after year.
UK construction updates – September 2023
Mortgage rates are high and home ownership seems a mere dream for many. Meanwhile, the firms building new homes and working on major construction and infrastructure projects face increasing pressures themselves.
UK exporters face a period of heightened credit risk
The Allianz Trade Global Survey 2023 reveals the mood of UK exporters. Despite a challenging trade environment and growing fears of non-payment, UK companies remain optimistic about export growth.
Late payments high, insolvencies up year-on-year
Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are feeling the effects of late payments. This, compounded by the increase in insolvencies year-on-year makes for a nervy UK business environment.