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As Brexit Stockpiling Soars, So Do Your Risks - Consider These Tips
As Brexit Stockpiling Soars, So Do Your Risks - Consider These Tips
Although the official date of Brexit was recently postponed until 31st October 2019, organisations across the country are continuing to prepare for the possibility of a 'no-deal' scenario in the coming months. And, of the various methods businesses are using, stockpiling has quickly emerged as a popular practice to reduce no-deal risks. Stockpiling - which entails importing and storing more materials...

Bad debt Britain - payouts to help UK firms survive unpaid bills now at their highest since 2009
Bad debt Britain - payouts to help UK firms survive unpaid bills now at their highest since 2009
£5 million a week is paid by trade credit insurers to help firms cope with bad debts as the number of claims soar 60% in the last year.

According to figures published by the Association of British Insurance (ABI) on 22nd March 2019, insurance pay-outs that provide a lifeline to help businesses struggling to cope with bad debts, are at their highest level since 2009; with the equivalent...

Brexit is Coming: Prepare Your Data and Technology
Brexit is Coming: Prepare Your Data and Technology
Time is limited for the UK and the EU to craft a proper withdrawal agreement before Brexit takes place on 29th March 2019 (unless an extension is granted), leaving room for a range of possible outcomes. Despite the uncertainty, however, it’s crucial for your business to be prepared for anything—especially in the realm of data and technology. 

No-deal or not, ensure your organisation...

Brexit Uncertainty can be mitigated by Trade Credit Insurance
Brexit Uncertainty can be mitigated by Trade Credit Insurance
With just a few months left until Brexit takes place on 29th March 2019, the UK and EU have yet to create a solid withdrawal agreement — keeping the possibility of a ‘no-deal’ scenario intact. And although this uncertainty remains, your organisation cannot afford to be unprepared for the potential impacts of Brexit.

ICB Group has a specialist Trade Credit Insurance division...

Credit Insurance: Creditsafe Industry Watchdog Report; Q2, 2018
Credit Insurance: Creditsafe Industry Watchdog Report; Q2, 2018
'In the last quarter, we have seen the domino effect take hold of the high street, with the collapse of two budget chains – Poundworld and Bargain Booze – as well as House of Fraser’s woes appearing as front-page news. 

While the network of contractors, sub-contractors, sub-sub-contractors (and so on) is not as prominent an issue in retail as it is for the construction...

What is Trade Credit Insurance? Watch our Quick Two-Minute Videographic
What is Trade Credit Insurance? Watch our Quick Two-Minute Videographic

Watch our quick 2 minute videographic, which explains what the benefits of having a Credit Insurance Policy are, and why you should consider it for your business.


For more information on Trade Credit Insurance, please visit the Credit Insurance section on our website at: https://www.icbgroupuk.com/sectors-services/credit-insurance