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Trade Finance

Our dedicated and award winning team of trade finance professionals with a wealth of experience and expertise in trade finance, particularly in Sub-Saharan Africa, advises and executes on a variety of products within the trade finance arena including;

  • Import and Export Letters of Credit
  • Letters of Credit Confirmations - both open and silent
  • Forfaiting - without recourse discounting
  • Negotiable Instruments - Bills of Exchange and Promissory Notes
  • Back to Back Letters of Credit
  • Transferable Letters of Credit
  • Collections
  • Guarantees
  • Discounting
  • Trade related loans - Bilateral and Syndicated

We are able to consider short and medium term transactions in Sub-Saharan Africa, North Africa, Middle East and Turkey, Indian sub-continent and the Far East subject to available credit and country capacity.  We may consider other markets on a case by case basis so please contact us for further information.  



To open an account with FCMB Bank UK please use the  Account Opening Form. The Terms and Conditions are available here.

Please see our current Standard Tariff for wholesale banking clients.


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