The fewer the risks, the better the night’s sleep

In most cases, the risks associated with your company’s export trade arise from your customer’s inability or unwillingness to pay or from the country where the customer company is located. If the realisation of an interesting deal depends, for instance, on granting a longer payment period, we can insure your agreement against credit losses.


  • Receivables Purchase Guarantee

    The guarantee protects the bank against credit risks when the bank purchases invoice receivables from the exporter in connection with foreign trade.

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  • Export Receivables Guarantee

    Intended for short-term exports to countries with political risk.

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  • Buyer Credit Guarantee

    A Buyer Credit Guarantee is a security to the lender in case of a credit risk caused by a foreign buyer, the buyer's bank or country.

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  • Credit Risk Guarantee

    A Credit Risk Guarantee insures the exporter against credit loss related to an export transaction.

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  • Bank Risk Guarantee

    Bank Risk Guarantee protects the bank of a Finnish export company against risks involved in bank guarantees given to the exporter to secure payment of the purchase price.

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  • Letter of Credit Guarantee

    A Letter of Credit Guarantee protects a bank from commercial and/or political and/or sovereign risks related to a confirmed Letter of Credit.

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  • Bill of Exchange Guarantee

    Bill of Exchange Guarantee secures the lender against credit risks arising when the lender purchases a bill of exchange from the exporter. The guarantee helps the exporter to arrange bank financing for an export transaction by transferring risks associated with the buyer, the buyer’s bank or the buyer’s country to Finnvera.

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