Berne Union Yearbook 2019

04/11/2019
Publications

Risk, Uncertainty and Change / Preparedness, Adaptation, Innovation

State of the export credit and investment insurance industry in 2019

Accumulated uncertainty is the major factor shaping the current trade environment, with an impact far greater than any individual risk. Political, social and economic forces are driving structural changes which are changing the way exporters, financiers and insurers of trade do business. But a challenging environment also brings change and drives innovation.

On the 85th anniversary of the Berne Union, our yearbook collects insights and analysis from industry leaders on themes around:

• prevailing risks; • digital trade; • sustainability; • regulation; • innovation • regional and sectoral overview

Access the full publication here: Berne Union Yearbook 2019

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Berne Union Yearbook 2019

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