The Berne Union is the leading global association for the export credit and investment insurance industry

Our members include government-backed official export credit agencies, multilateral financial institutions, and private credit insurers from 73 countries around the world...

In 2016, Berne Union members provided USD 1.9 trillion of payment risk protection to banks, exporters and investors - equivalent to 11% of world cross border trade for goods and services (calculated with respect to WTO statistics).

This website contains information about our organisation, members, industry and activities.

Latest News

AgRe Consultancy Procurement - RFP

21/08/2017
AgRe invite expressions of interest in the tender for (individual) consultancy services to help with their national Export Development Project, focuse...

July BUlletin Newsletter Released

24/07/2017
The July Edition of the Berne Union's Newsletter has been released. This month's publication focuses on risk mitigation in Africa; support for...

Job Vacancy: Committee Support Manager / Associate Director

10/07/2017
Applications are invited for the position of Committee Support Manager / Associate Director. The role is based in London, as part of the Secretaria...

New Berne Union Statistics Available

03/07/2017
The latest aggregate statistics from members of the Berne Union are now available via our website, here. This includes aggregate data, by committee a...

Job Vacancy: Data & Technology Manager

20/06/2017
Applications are invited for the position of Data & Technology Manager. The role is based in London, as part of the Secretariat team, and succe...

Joakim Wallensteen joins BU Secretariat

07/06/2017
Joakim Wallensteen has joined the Berne Union Secretariat as of 5th June. His primary responsibility will be as first liaison for matters relating to ...

Press Release: Copenhagen Spring Meeting

19/05/2017
The Berne Union held its Spring Meeting in Copenhagen this week (15-17 May), hosted by EKF. Please find attached a press release for information. Pr...

Berne Union Newsletter First Edition

12/05/2017
The Berne Union is pleased to present the first edition of our new industry newsletter The BUlletin is a monthly digest of news, views and statistics ...

Berne Union - ICISA joint industry survey 2017

22/03/2017
The Berne Union and ICISA have conducted a market survey among their respective members. The results show a mixed picture. While the prospects for ma...

Job Vacancy: MLT Committee Support Manager

09/01/2017
Applications are invited for the position of MLT Committee Support Manager.The role is based in London, as part of the Secretariat team, and successfu...

Upcoming meetings

14-15 9 2017

INV Technical Panel 2017

World Bank Headquarters (Washington D.C.), United States
The INV Technical Panel meeting will take place in Washington DC, USA on 14 and 15 September 2017 and will be hosted by ...
01-05 10 2017

Belgrade Annual General Meeting 2017

Crowne Plaza Belgrade, Serbia
Belgrade, Serbia: the confluence of the Sava and Danube Rivers; historic meeting point of cultures and civilisations and...
30-01 11 2017

Claims & Recoveries Specialist Meeting

Madrid, Spain
The 2017 claims and recoveries specialist meeting will take place in November, in Madrid, jointly hosted by XL Catlin an...
18-22 3 2018

Kilifi Spring Meeting 2018

Kilifi, Kenya
The 2018 Spring Meeting will be hosted by ATI in Kilifi, Kenya.
14-18 10 2018

Paris Annual General Meeting 2018

Paris, France
The 2018 AGM will take place in October - hosted in Paris by Bpifrance