Our Services & Products
1- Correspondent banking and Credit lines for trade
ATF assist African banks and African related institutions to manage and expand their exposure with international counterparts in trade finance activities. Given our expertise in correspondent banking and trade finance services we are able to intermediate with international banks to set up banking relationships and trade finance lines to various African banking groups. We also provide African banks with funding capacities through traditional and non traditional trade financiers. ATF can provide advisory to banks in emerging markets to enhance their correspondent banking activities.
2. Trade Loan and structure trade financing
ATF has expertise in arranging trade loans and structured trade financing to African banks. We ensure disbursements of our trade loans in a timely manner and often attain over subscriptions. Various African banks have mandated us to arrange their trade loans and this help us on board an increasing number of borrowers and increasing amounts.
3- Standard trade instruments
ATF uses various trade instruments to support import to or export from Africa.
We intervene in particular in the funding requirements under trade products.
The instruments include but are not limited to:
- Letter of Credit and Stand By Letter of credit
- Letter of Guarantee
- Promissory note
- Trade draft
- Trade loan
- Trade loan covered by Export Credit Insurance
- Pre Export finance
- Revolving corporate finance
And tailor made solutions that best fit the specific trade flow
4. Distribution of Trade assets
ATF’s network and relationship with trade financiers we believe ensures a successful track record in distribution of trade assets. ATF counterparts are international banks, regional banks, credit funds, forfaiting institutions and insurance companies. ATF have signed cooperation agreements with various lenders looking to build a performing and diversified trade finance portfolio on Africa.