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The Changing Winds of Trade Finance in Asia
  • The use of trade finance is an important funding method in Asia, one of the most vibrant, influential regions of the world.
  • However, due to regulatory and other barriers, there is a large gap in its supply and demand.
  • Currently, the industry is being transformed by an increasing desire to marry trade finance with the wider capital markets, as well as by the internationalization of the renminbi (RMB).

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Source: BIS, company press releases, SWIFT.

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