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Asian Development Bank Trade Finance Survey: Major Findings
(Asian Development Bank, 2013-03-01)
Findings from this survey suggest that trade finance gaps exist and need to be addressed because of the strong links between trade finance, business expansion, and job creation.
2015 Trade Finance Gaps, Growth, and Jobs Survey
(Asian Development Bank, 2015-11-04)
Respondents to this survey believe the availability of trade finance has improved globally. However, data indicate that gaps are increasingly pronounced in emerging economies. The geographic concentration of trade finance shortfalls appears to be driven ...
2017 Trade Finance Gaps, Growth, and Jobs Survey
(Asian Development Bank, 2017-09-30)
Using new questions, the 2017 ADB Trade Finance Gaps, Growth, and Jobs Survey deepens our understanding of both the quality of rejected transactions and the amount of foregone trade that results when firms cannot access sufficient trade finance. The ...
2019 Trade Finance Gaps, Growth, and Jobs Survey
(Asian Development Bank, 2019-09-30)
Our ability to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) can be compromised by insufficient financing available for trade. As trade’s ability to drive inclusive growth and poverty reduction is widely recognized, addressing the trade finance gap ...
Trade and the Legal Entity Identifier
(Asian Development Bank, 2019-10-30)
This brief aims to inform the market of the important role that a Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) can play in trade. The LEI can drive more transparency and underpin the promise of fintech to deliver greater inclusion of small and medium-sized enterprises ...
Effective Practices in Trade Finance Examinations
(Asian Development Bank, 2019-12-30)
This paper provides a guideline for examiners of commercial banks’ trade finance businesses. It is informed by experiences from bank regulators and commercial banks. Demand for this paper came from a meeting convened by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) ...
Legal Entity Identifier Accessibility: A Survey by the Trade Finance Program
(Asian Development Bank, 2019-05-30)
The Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation (GLEIF) has created an identification system that is transforming the way people do business, evaluate risk, and lend money. Global and harmonized, the Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) system was established ...