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Coronavirus will cause the sharpest contraction since the Great Depression

June 15th, 2020|Comments Off on Coronavirus will cause the sharpest contraction since the Great Depression

The global economy will contract by 4.1 percent The rapid succession of developments relating to the coronavirus is leaving deep scars in the global economy. We are currently forecasting that the global economy will [...]

Number of bankruptcies increases by 14 percent worldwide

March 31st, 2020|Comments Off on Number of bankruptcies increases by 14 percent worldwide

The unprecedentedly large state aid measures and repayment breaks by banks cannot prevent a wave of bankruptcies from rolling over the world in the coming months. Globally, the number of bankruptcies will increase by [...]

Global business insolvencies are set to increase by +6% in 2020

January 27th, 2020|Comments Off on Global business insolvencies are set to increase by +6% in 2020

In 2019, global insolvencies rose for the third consecutive year. Indeed, our Global Insolvency Index, which covers 44 countries that account for 87% of global GDP, is expected to record a +9% y/y increase for [...]

Practical tips to improve your credit management process

November 19th, 2019|Comments Off on Practical tips to improve your credit management process

Through our years of experience in credit management, we have prepared a number of practical tips that can help you improve a number of aspects in your credit management process. General terms and Conditions [...]

Hard-Brexit scenario hits Dutch companies harder

September 17th, 2019|Comments Off on Hard-Brexit scenario hits Dutch companies harder

With a hard-Brexit scenario, the competitive position of Dutch companies is hit harder than that of companies from other European countries. The Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency (PBL) announced this in a new study at [...]

Points to consider when canceling an order

July 16th, 2019|Comments Off on Points to consider when canceling an order

The 5 most common misunderstandings when canceling an order We have listed them: 1. Customer cannot cancel unilaterally Often the first response from supplier to a cancellation request from buyer is that costs [...]

Seizure-free amount for bank account

May 16th, 2019|Comments Off on Seizure-free amount for bank account

It must become impossible for creditors to seize the entire credit in a bank account. The measure is in line with the Dutch government's efforts to reduce the number of problematic debts and to [...]

Germany crisis warning: wave of bankruptcy to hit EU financial giant next year

January 4th, 2019|Comments Off on Germany crisis warning: wave of bankruptcy to hit EU financial giant next year

Germany could be battered by a wave of bankruptcies in the new year with multiple industries vulnerable to a financial dip. Financial experts fear the number of corporate bankruptcies in Germany could soar again [...]