Country Risk Conference 2014:
In 2014, favourable risk trend in advanced economies but persistent tensions in large emerging countries.
The Group now operates directly in 9 of the region’s countries. Present in Colombia since 2007 through a partnership with Mundial Seguros, Coface has just obtained a license from the local regulatory bodies enabling it to sell its credit insurance solutions directly.
The construction sector, overrepresented among french company insolvencies, with risks that will continue to increase in 201411/21/2013
The construction sector is currently in something of a paradoxical situation: More than one in three company insolvencies in France still come from this sector, despite the property market remaining relatively resilient during the 2008-2009 crisis.
Following a peak in intermediate sized company insolvencies, SMEs are again suffering most.
The number of French companies experiencing difficulties remains at a high level : Over the last twelve months Coface identified 62,431 company insolvencies, an increase of +4.3%.