Trade and supply chain finance
For over 100 years, SEB has been contributing to the success of Northern European companies in the international marketplace. Our large international network – ranging over four continents – and the number of correspondent banks we collaborate with make us stand out in the Scandinavian region.
We offer secure and reliable import and export solutions for our corporate customers. Our product portfolio supports your market growth by mitigating risk and optimizing liquidity. Being responsive to your needs, we work together to find the best fit, built on standardized products as well as tailored solutions.
Factoring and receivable financing
If you need to free up capital tied up in receivables – our factoring offer could be the answer. We offer a service that includes both buying and lending against accounts receivable.
Guarantees enable earlier payments from your buyers, supporting your international trading activities and growth into new markets. We have extensive expertise within this complex field – both in terms of technical knowledge and geographies.
Letters of credit
Letters of credit suit companies trading with politically unstable and economically weak countries. If you import, they can help you minimize the risk of erroneous deliveries. If you export, they help you secure payment from the buyer.
We offer secure and reliable import and export solutions for our corporate customers. Our product portfolio supports your market growth by mitigating risk and optimizing liquidity. Being responsive to your needs, we work together to find the best solution.
A Documentary Collection is a payment form which can be used by a seller or buyer to strengthen its position in a transaction. In a Documentary Collection, the seller's and buyer's banks channel the documents, but do not undertake to make any payments themselves.
In your ambitions to extend your global reach we support your export business helping you to mitigate risks in new markets, often supported by the Swedish Exports Credit Guarantee Board (EKN).