Trade Finance

A Legal Guide for Cross-Border Transactions

This study introduces the basics of financing and security mechanisms in international trade and describes the methods of maximizing the benefits and neutralizing the risks involved. It examines issues such as the law and practice of international payments, financing and re-financing of mid and long term receivables, and securing the repayment of credits. It also discusses dispute resolution, international institutions related to trade finance and various model contractual provisions. A glossary is included.

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