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Coface records excellent income of €189.7m in the first nine months

November 14, 2023
Coface releases its 9M-2023 financial results and records excellent income of €189.7m in the first nine months amidst slowing inflation and claims normalisation. Annualised ROATE at 14.1%

Longer and more frequent payment delays in France, with small companies in the firing line

November 8, 2023
The deterioration in corporate payment habits in France is echoed in insolvency numbers, with an undisputed increase observed since the start of the year that has even overshot pre-Covid levels. Learn more now.

Gulf Cooporation Council: A real winner of the global economic headwinds?

October 25, 2023
After a slowdown in 2023 mainly due to lower energy production and prices, 2024 is expected to be a year of higher economic growth for the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries as, after several months of pessimism about global oil demand, prices have been on the rise since summer. But all countries are not equal…

Country and Sector Risk Barometer Q3 2023: Macroeconomics put to the test by microeconomic deterioration

October 17, 2023
All the leading indicators point to a sharp slowdown in activity in North America and the Eurozone towards the end of the year, and the recovery of the Chinese economy has rapidly collided with structural weaknesses and a lack of confidence among households and businesses. In this context, we have modified 7 country risk assessments (2 upgrades and 5 downgrades) and 33 sector risk assessments (17 upgrades and 16 downgrades). More in our latest barometer.

Quadient and Coface join forces to offer an advanced customer risk management solution in France and other international markets

October 2, 2023
Quadient (Euronext Paris: QDT), a leader in helping businesses create meaningful customer connections through digital and physical channels, and Coface, a globally renowned trade credit insurer with over 75 years of experience, announce their strategic partnership to offer an advanced risk management solution.

COFACE SA: Moody's upgrades Coface's main operating company to A1 IFSR, stable outlook

September 28, 2023
The rating agency Moody’s, on 28th September 2023, has upgraded the financial strength rating (Insurance Financial Strength Rating – IFSR) for Coface to A1 from A2. The agency has also changed the outlook for Coface to stable from positive.

Coface launches API Portal, a new digital platform dedicated to API solutions

September 26, 2023
This portal offers Coface’s customers a complete suite of API solutions developed by Coface to enable them to integrate its services, expertise and unique data directly into their business ecosystem. This initiative illustrates Coface's willingness to provide higher connectivity to its customers via advanced digital solutions designed to optimise credit risk management.

On the way back to the bad old times in 2023's Germany Payment Survey

September 12, 2023
Although payment behaviour remains in a relatively good shape even after this deterioration, companies are very pessimistic about their business outlook. Learn more in our full publication.