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2017-11-27
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2017-05-02
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Labour shortages in Central and Eastern Europe countries: a growing concern for businesses

Labour markets in the Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) region are continuing to improve.
Unemployment rates have reached the lowest levels ever recorded and most CEE economies are enjoying lower unemployment than the EU average

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2017-05-02
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2016 Activity report

2016, working towards the in-depth transformation of our Group. We aim to make Coface the most agile global credit insurance partner in the industry.

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2017-04-21
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Insolvencies in the construction industry in France: interest rates are key

With an average increase in corporate insolvencies of 4.2% per year, 137,520 companies went bankrupt between 2008 and 2014

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2017-03-30
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China corporate payment survey: the devil is in the detail

In 2016, credit extension practices in China differed from those seen in previous years. Fewer Chinese companies offered credit sales – but (...)

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2017-03-21
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Recovery in global growth: more than a flash in the pan?

Signs of a recovery in global growth are multiplying at the start of 2017.

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2017-03-21
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Country risk assessment map - 1st quarter 2017

160 countries under the magnifying glass

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2017-03-20
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The rise and rise of political risks

Political risk seems to have been at the core of concerns since 2016, following numbers of articles and editorials on the topic (...)

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2017-03-14
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RMB depreciation, capital flow measures and new monetary stance - What are the implications for Chinese corporates?

The potential depreciation of the renminbi (RMB), along with the implementation of capital flow measures, are longstanding concerns for China.

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2017-03-13
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Business insolvencies in France: new year starts where the old year left off

January 2017 saw the drop in insolvencies, which started in May 2014, reach 58,031 - its lowest figure since September 2012 (-2.8% on the same period in 2016)

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2017-02-03
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Panorama : Coface Brazil corporate payment survey

Brazilian companies are currently faced with a challenging environment. GDP underwent an accumulated contraction of 7.4% during the two years of 2015-2016.

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2017-01-24
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Panorama : An economic upturn in the face of uncertainty

Starting with falling oil prices and financial markets in the winter, the Brexit referendum in the summer and the election of Donald Trump in the autumn, 2016 was punctuated by a series of upsets.

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2017-01-24
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Country risk assessment map - January 2017 - 4th quarter 2016

Despite the recent economic upturn, uncertainties will continue to dominate the global economic climate this year.

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2017-01-12
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Panorama Poland payment survey - Payment delays pervade polish corporates

Coface’s payment survey confirms that sales on credit are being extensively used by Polish companies. Although credit periods have become common practice, it does not mean that receivables are being paid on time.

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2016-12-20
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Still tough times for South Africa?

South Africa’s growth performance has been in decline since the global financial crisis. Since peaking in 2011, the growth rate (hit by lower commodity prices and power supply problems) has continued to slow.

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2016-12-19
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Turkey: end of the tulip period?

Turkey’s economy experienced several shocks during 2015 and 2016. Heightened political uncertainties, regional tensions, the US rate hike process, the credit rating downgrade and domestic security issues, have all resulted in (...)

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2016-12-13
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Company insolvencies in France: a further fall in 2017

The number of insolvencies in France continued to fall in the twelve months to end-October 2016 (-1.0%) (...)

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2016-12-13
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Uberisation of the economy in France: a new weapon of mass creative destruction?

Why is the collaborative economy so captivating in France? First of all, because it is synonymous with youth and innovation. But also because sectors that (...)

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2016-11-30
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Panorama - German Economy in 2017: Stable, but not staid

The signs for Germany’s further economic development are promising, with a high level of stability.

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2016-11-25
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Barometer of sector risks in the world - 4th Quarter 2016

For this quarter, the result is clearly negative once again, as eight sectors have been downgraded and only one upgraded. The changes concern North America (increased risks in the retail, textile-clothing, paper-wood and transport sectors), Western Europe (downgrade of the agrofood sector) and Central Europe (downgrades for construction and IT & communications, but an upgrade for the transport sector) and Middle East (downgrade for IT & communications).

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2016-11-25
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Infographics - Sector risk assessments - 4th Quarter 2016

12 major sectors assessed worldwide

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2016-11-08
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Abenomics: The first arrow has silent impact on Japan’s exports and the yen, why?

Despite the silent impact of the first arrow on Japan’s exports, the operating profits of Japanese manufacturers which have been mainly exported oriented surged, in part due to their pricing-to-market behaviour.

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2016-11-07
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Mexico’s economy: more difficult times ahead

Mexico’s economy has been increasing above the Latin American average since 2012. While the region contracted by 0.5 % in 2015, Mexico, its second largest economy, grew by 2.5 %.

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2016-10-17
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European economies: Will political risk spoil the party in 2017?

The UK referendum in June, parliamentary elections in, Spain in December 2015 and June 2016..

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2016-10-14
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Country Risk Barometer Q3 2016

Concern again focused on oil prices, the emerging market thermometer

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2016-10-13
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Country risk assessment map • 3rd quarter 2016

160 countries under the magnifying glass

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2016-09-23
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Latin america: why are Manufacturing exports still Lackluster?

Up until 2014, Latin America’s exports were boosted by China’s vast appetite for raw materials and the hike in their international prices..

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2016-09-20
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Morocco: The economy is slowing down; payment periods are getting longer

As a follow-up to the survey on Moroccan companies' payment periods published in May 2015, Coface here presents the results of the second edition (..)

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2016-09-16
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Panorama Poland : Insolvencies fall amid fair economic growth

Poland has seen a slowing of its economy this year, compared to 2015. Nevertheless, growth is still continuing at a fair rate and, in fact, remains at a level which many other economies can only dream of.

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2016-09-14
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Panorama France : Growth takes a time-out

French growth has taken a time-out in Q2. The political uncertainties in the United Kingdom, the strikes in May and the floods affecting Ile-deFrance are all likely suspects responsible for this surprise halt. However, the figures are expected to recover in Q3.

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2016-09-09
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Agrofood in North Africa: a strategic sector at nature’s mercy

The importance of the Agrobusiness sector varies between the different North African economies. While on a regional level, the sector leads exports, on a country basis it differs. In Morroco, agribusiness benefits from government subsidies, as it contributes nearly 16% of GDP and provides employment for 40% of the population. Overall, across the main north African countries, the lowest level of risk is in Morocco...

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2016-08-31
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US pharmaceuticals have enjoyed their time in the sun, but is it time to get out the umbrellas?

Despite having the highest healthcare expenditure of all industrialised nations (17.1% of GDP in 2013), the US public health outcomes are being outperformed by other advanced nations.

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2016-08-26
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Germany corporate payment survey 2016: so far, so good, but the devil is in the details

2016 marks the first time Coface has carried out a payment survey for Germany. This follows on from other surveys presented this year for (...)

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2016-08-09
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China’s two-speed economy: Sector winners and losers

In the light of the on-going structural reforms, the "tale of two Chinas" is resulting in sector wise winners and losers, linked to their growth potential in the medium and longer term, government policies and structural demand.

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2016-07-18
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Barometer of sector risks in the world - July 2016

Coface updates its risks outlook for 12 business sectors in 6 regions every quarter.

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2016-07-18
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Infographics - Sector risk assessments - 2nd quarter 2016

12 major sectors assessed worldwide

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2016-07-13
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Insolvencies in Central and Eastern Europe

Companies in the Central and Eastern Europe region reported solid economic growth rates as well as more structured growth last year (..)

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2016-07-11
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United Arab Emirates: a new era of slower growth 

The United Arab Emirates (UAE)’ economy is of the most diversified within the Gulf region

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2016-06-30
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Country Risk Barometer Q2 2016 - China and the United States, two giants with feet of clay

The global economy remains stuck in a "Japanese-style" trap of sluggish growth, despite ever more expansionary monetary policies (..)

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2016-06-29
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Sub-Saharan Africa: hit but not sinking

Sluggish global growth, characterised in particular by China's loss of momentum, shock to commodity prices… Sub-Saharan Africa has not been spared in the global tempest and seeks to maintain growth against wind and tide. The commodity producers are the most affected.

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2016-06-29
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Country risk assessment map - 2nd quarter 2016

Coface helps you to assess business risks in 160 countries - Download our worldwide country risk assessment map.

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2016-06-17
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Business insolvencies in northern europe: slower decrease in 2016

Bankruptcies drastically decreased in almost all countries in the region during the course of last year - especially in the four Northern Europe Region (NER) countries we focus on in this panorama, namely Germany, the Netherlands, Sweden and Denmark.

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2016-05-31
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Asia Corporate Payment Survey

Coface conducts an annual survey to examine corporate payment trends and experiences in 8 selected economies in the Asia Pacific region.
With mounting global uncertainties linked to China's growth moderation, the fiscal difficulties experienced by oil exporting countries and US monetary normalisation, overall payment experience in Asia is likely to remain weak in 2016 (..)

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2016-05-26
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2015 Activity report

Whatever their size, nationality or sector, we inform our customers about current market issues to assist them in controlling their financial risks. To do so, we provide our international business expertise, country and sector risk assessments, accurate data on 80 million companies worldwide and a range of scalable, innovative products that suit their needs and business strategy.

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2016-05-25
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Company insolvencies in France: Is the recovery finally under way?

Is the recovery finally under way? That is the question being asked after a start to 2016 marked by a series of positive indicators for the French economy. But after several false starts (..)

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2016-05-17
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Brazil: a country in deep recession looks tentatively towards the first steps of the new government.

Brazil entered into a technical recession in the second quarter of 2015. Its economy contracted by 3.8 % in 2015 (..)

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2016-05-09
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Overview of Hungary : Corporates on the starting block for sustainable growth?

Hungary is performing well, considering the context of struggling economies globally.

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2016-04-13
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Barometer of sector risks - April 2016

For the first time, Coface updates its global quarterly sector risk assessments for 12 sectors, in 6 regions worldwide (compared to 3 regions previously).

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2016-04-13
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Infographics: Sector risk assessments • 1st half 2016

12 major sectors assessed worldwide.

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2016-04-13
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Steel sector: produce at all costs?

Steel producers’ solvency weaker than ever. There is no improvement in sight before 2018.

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2016-03-24
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Country Risk Barometer Q1 2016

Sluggish growth, absence of inflationary pressures, ever more expansionary monetary policies and increased volatility in financial markets; these are four elements characterising the global economy in early 2016 (...)

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2016-03-24
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Country risk assessment Map - 1st Quarter 2016

160 countries under the magnifying glass - Download our worldwide country risk assessment map.

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2016-03-24
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Companies in emerging countries: Can we once again believe in the Phoenix miracle?

Halved growth between 2010 and 2015, sharply increasing debt, increased exposure to currency risk, growing scarcity and increased cost of credit, falling export revenues (...)

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2016-03-16
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China Corporate Payment Survey: Only a Few Spared

Corporate payment experience in China remained weak in 2015. Chinese firms suffering from overcapacity and low profits have a higher probability of default (...)

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2016-03-02
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The German economy: safe inside, riskier outside

The German economy has changed its growth model during recent years. While internal demand (especially private consumption) – was sluggish and weak throughout most of the 2000s, it is currently the (...)

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2016-02-17
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Company insolvencies in France: Heading towards a third consecutive year of decline

In France, the number of company insolvencies fell for the second consecutive year in 2015, (-2.1%)

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2016-02-17
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China´s role in Latin America is much more than a trade issue

During the China-Celac Forum, held at the beginning of last year, China announced its intention to increase its investment stock in Latin America to (...)

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2016-02-09
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Consolidated financial statements

Consolidated financial statements as at 31 December 2015. Preliminary version, unaudited financial statements.

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2016-01-28
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Country Risk Barometer Key Challenges of 2016

After US households in 2007-2008 and Eurozone states in 2011-2012, emerging countries are now getting their turn at the epicentre of the storm, in part because of (...)

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2015-12-23
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Lower lira and higher debt: a bad mix for turkish business

During 2015, Turkey’s economy faced several challenges.

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2015-12-14
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Poland Retail Sector – Household spending is supporting the economy but challenges remain

Retail trade benefits from good prospects of consumer demand which, however, will not eliminate challenges for the sector including an intense competition and the implementation of new levy for retailers. Foreign chains will remain dominant taking an advantage of their large-scale bargaining position and offering the most attractive prices for consumers even despite being charged by the new tax.

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2015-12-08
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In front of the globalisation of the wine market, Europe bends but does not break

European wine consumption has fallen over these past years like that of France, which is a third of what it was 50 years ago.

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2015-12-08
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Barometer sector risks in the world - December 2015

In a context of low worldwide growth, sectoral dynamics are mixed.

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2015-11-24
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France overview third quarter 2015

Tenuous but confirmed. These are the terms that best describe France’s current growth - as illustrated by the figures for the third quarter, published in early November. Household consumption has (...)

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2015-11-16
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Egypt: slow recovery, structural challenges

Coface estimates that growth will increase to 4.4% for 2015/2016.

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2015-11-03
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Brazil - No quick fix for the crisis

Brazil has grown over the last decade, as a result of the boom in commodity prices and strong household consumption (...)

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2015-10-19
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Poland – solid economic growth results in a sustainable decrease of company insolvencies

The increased economic activity in Poland already reached levels required to stabilise the number of company insolvencies.

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2015-10-15
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Barometer sector risks in the world - October 2015

In a context of low growth, the global sectoral dynamics are mixed. In this overview we analyse five major sectors (...)

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2015-10-15
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A brighter picture for European photovoltaic energy?

European photovoltaic (PV) energy developed rapidly starting in 2010, thanks to national and European subsidies promoting its establishment in the energy landscape (...)

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2015-09-18
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Country Risk Barometer Q3 2015

For the fourth consecutive year, global growth will fail to exceed 3%. At the beginning of the year however, this target did not appear unattainable. (...)

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2015-09-18
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Asia challenged by China’s slowdown

The Chinese economy has been in the spotlight for several months: devaluation of the yuan, stock market collapse, falling property prices, fears of an excessive economic slowdown, doubts about the reliability of published data and, more generally speaking, uncertainties about the rebalancing process the authorities have launched. (...)

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2015-09-16
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Gulf countries: various reactions to the same shock

What are the impacts of lower oil prices on the gulf countries economy. Focus on Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain. What are the diversification strategies and the region’s integration with international trade. Focuses on the food and beverage sector in the UAE and automotive sector in Saudi Arabia.

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2015-09-09
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Latin America - Activity in the region still decelerating

Growth in Latin America has been slowing down since 2011, and was estimated at 1.2 % in 2014 . This lacklustre result, caused by (...)

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2015-09-06
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Company insolvencies in Western Europe: slight lull being confirmed for 2015

Was the return to growth observed in Europe strong enough to bring about a lasting reduction in business failures?

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2015-09-01
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Ranking Coface Cee top 500 companies

Coface’s seventh annual study on the biggest 500 companies in Central and Eastern Europe ranks the businesses by their turnover and additionally analyses data such as number of employees, the framework of the companies, sectors and markets. In 2014, the CEE Top 500 companies generated a turnover of EUR 572 billion, which exceeds even half of the aggregated 2014 nominal GDP of those economies. The biggest companies were able to increase their turnover as well as workforce.


- 2014: A year of improvement throughout the region – turnover increased by +2.1%
- Higher turnover of the biggest companies reflected better economic prospects in 2014
- 12 countries under study: Bulgaria, Estonia, Croatia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, the Czech Republic and Hungary
- Poland was the biggest player, Hungary had the highest growth rate and the Czech Republic recovered
- Ukraine was excluded from the ranking, due to the ongoing conflict and resulting difficulties in obtaining reliable company data
- Automotive industry (+10.6%) top, oil & gas sector flop (-3.9%)

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2015-07-22
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Automotive Sector Central Europe

The automotive sector plays an important role in the CEE’s economic activity. Thanks to low labour costs, the educated workforce, geographical proximity to Western European markets, tax incentives and the stabilising legal environment, CEE countries have become attractive destinations for investment by global car manufacturers.

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2015-07-17
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Country risk assessment map - 2nd quarter 2015

Download our country risk map. 160 countries assessed with a unique methodology: Macroeconomic expertise, Business environment and Microeconomic data collected over 70 years of payment experience.

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2015-07-09
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2014 Activity report

Registration document 2014 including the Financial report

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2015-06-25
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Global Country Risk Outlook June 2015

In this panorama, we first set out a study examining the economic situation and outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa.

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2015-06-17
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India: Happy Birthday Mr Prime Minister

The Indian economy is benefitting from rising confidence, but as the BJP still lacks majority in the Upper House of Parliament, potential problems with policy implementation can be considered as a major downside risk.

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2015-06-12
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Turkey: Challenges amid global changes

After a decade of well-implemented reforms and high growth rates, the Turkish economy seems to be struggling to maintain the same growth performance.

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2015-06-04
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Central and Eastern Europe: Company Insolvencies barometer June 2015

Company insolvencies stabilized with a just minor drop by 0.5% as the regional average. Our scenario assumes that companies should experience further gradual decline of insolvencies this year facing good prospects for internal demand and more visible recovery of Eurozone as the CEE’s main trading partner.

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2015-06-01
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France: Insolvencies barometer April 2015

This barometer sets out the latest trends for company insolvencies for the first four months of 2015 in France. After a 2.9% fall recorded for 2014, a level not observed since 2010 (-3.8%), the first four months of the year were marked by a rebound in insolvencies

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2015-06-01
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End of european milk quotas: a new era for the french dairy sector

Since the introduction of milk quotas in 1984, until their effective ending in 2015, milk production has undergone many reforms.

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2015-05-12
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Morocco: credit opinion survey

Overview of payment practices in Morocco and economic prospects for businesses

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2015-05-11
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Morocco: the challenge of becoming an emerging economy

Moroccan economy remains resilient during the last world economic crisis and was able to resist to Arab springs. In an increasingly unstable International environment, Morocco remains stable.

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2015-04-28
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What we see in the Asia Pacific region

Coface (Asia Pacific) conducts surveys in 8 economies to trace the evolution in corporate payments. This report is designed to be a point of reference which gives readers an overview of the economic and industrial development in these countries. The study is supported by the results of the payment survey, as well as other macroeconomic and microeconomic indicators.

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2015-04-23
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Panorama - The US automotive sector: a risky recovery ?

The automotive sector in the US, deeply impacted by the onset of the 2007 crisis, seems to be currently a part of a virtuous circle.
As the car sales are on an upward trend, some risks could derail the sector economy, though.

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2015-04-23
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Barometer sector risks in the world

The changes in our sector assessments reflect the development of the world economy since the end of 2014, marked by the appreciation of the dollar against other currencies, the oil price collapse and gradual recovery in the Eurozone. These trends have had repercussions on most of the sectors we track.

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2015-04-13
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The Mexican economy faces headwinds

Since the signature of the Pacto por Mexico in December 2012, an agreement struck by the three main political parties, the country has witnessed a variety of reforms. President Peña Nieto was efficient in securing cross-party support and big improvements, were made in 2013. The government obtained approval for a landmark energy reform, bringing to an end the 75-year old monopoly of state-owned Pemex and, by opening the oil and gas industries to private investment, freed up the labor market. It has also introduced competition in the telecoms sector. However sluggish growth was reported in 2013 and during the early part of 2014.

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2015-04-01
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Panorama Global Country Risk Outlook

In this panorama we first set out a study examining how the advanced economies are facing up to the challenge of weak economic growth since the Lehman Brothers collapse, that is for the past seven years now! Some observers are even talking of "secular stagnation". But, in our view, not all the advanced economies are facing the same challenges regarding this risk of longterm stagnation. We believe that (...)

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2015-03-23
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Panorama Overview of Czech Republic

The Czech Republic is back on fast track. After falling into recession in 2012 and 2013 due to sharp fiscal consolidation and sovereign debt crisis in the Eurozone, the economy regained momentum reaching solid growth rate of 2.0% in 2014 and should gain speed with (...)

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2015-03-16
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Company insolvency trends in Brazil

Ongoing economic scenario in Brazil remains sensitive, Coface expects GDP to break even in 2014 and activity should contract by 0.5% in 2015. Industry dropped by 3.2% in 2014 and will probably record another negative year in 2015. The year has just started, but it may reserve some negative surprises.

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2015-03-04
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Panorama China: The Not-So-Calm Year of Sheep

Coface conducts an annual survey of payment experience in China. With 80% of the survey respondents shared overdue experience and 56.7% of them saw an increase in overdue amount over the past year, the overall payment experience in China remained very challenging in 2014.

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2015-03-04
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Panorama Latin America

Latin America is a major producer of commodities and recent drop in oil prices is impacting countries of the region in different ways. Some of them may benefit from lower international quotation, others are negatively impacted already in the short term and finally a third group could be affected in the medium term only (...)

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2015-02-26
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France, a favourable country for the development of start-ups?

Development of start-ups: what are the keys to success?

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2015-02-25
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France: Trend in business insolvencies

This barometer presents the new trend in business insolvencies. We are reviewing the results for 2014 and the first orientations for 2015 with insolvencies for January. After two consecutive years of growth, the number of insolvencies over 2014 had decreased by 2.9%.

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2015-01-27
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Middle East and North Africa Panorama: What progress after the arab spring?

How do the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) economies perform after the social and political turmoil caused by the socalled “Arab Spring” late in 2010? Have social and economic demands of protesters resulted in a healthier economic outlook in these countries? The panorama will focus on hydrocarbon sector for the GCC countries and on the textile sector for the North Africa region. It will also assess the latest trends in construction, tourism and automotive sectors across the MENA region to evaluate possible corporate risks.

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2015-01-27
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Panorama Turkey: Insolvencies

Company insolvencies in Turkey: Rise in exchange rates and slowdown in domestic demand affected payment performance. Impaired profitability made payments difficult. Focus on some sector risks : Metal, Automotive, Food, Chemical, Construction, Retail, Textile & apparel.

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2015-01-26
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Panorama LATAM : Growth picking up at countries of Pacific

Over the years Latam has begun to be associated with economic growth, new middle class, poverty reduction and controlled inflation.

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2014-12-18
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Panorama Coface: Insolvencies barometer

The number of insolvencies at the end of October stood at 63,002 companies, a figure down by - 0.9% over the last 12 months. This is the lowest level recorded since August 2013 (...)

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2014-12-18
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Panorama : Should we be afraid of “low-flation”?

The term "deflation" seems to be on everyone's lips in Europe these days, not just on those of economists. The buzz around the term is not surprising, as Eurozone inflation has been falling for the past three years. France is no exception (...)

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2014-11-26
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Panorama sector, European pharmaceutical companies : is austerity fatal ?

This end of year panorama starts with the risk assessment of 14 sectors in the three regions we monitor.

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2014-11-20
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Panorama Poland insolvencies

Poland is a headline example of the country that didn’t record recession in recent years. However, in micro terms companies insolvencies have been on...

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2014-10-30
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Panorama Country Risk

The world economy has entered into a confirmed, but slow and uneven, recovery phase.

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2014-09-25
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Romania: Will economic growth come back to strong performance?

After five challenging years Romania’s economic performance proved that it has become one of the leaders of the European recovery and exceeded expectations with GDP growth rising by 3.5% in 2013. However, the slowdown of the growth in 2014 shows another picture.

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2014-09-23
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Panorama Brazil Insolvencies: Activity does not take off

Activity in Brazil remains lackluster, inflation stands above the target , interest rates are among the highest in the world, confidence remains at a low level across a variety of indexes and the well-known low investment ratio continues to deteriorate. What is the impact on companies' payment capacity?

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2014-09-17
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China: Carrot-and-stick

Since the beginning of the year, the Chinese government has continued its effort to carry out various items on the reform agenda, particularly on fine-tuning the structure of the Chinese economy. While various aspects of reform are underway, growth is by no means forgotten. With plenty of signs showing lackluster growth momentum in this year, it is believed that the government is likely to introduce stronger stimulus to sustain economic growth. More specifically, the continuation of targeted-stimuli is expected.

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2014-07-29
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Interim financial report, First-half 2014

- Turnover growth of +1.8% on a like-for-like basis
- Increase in current operating income of +24% and net result (group share) of +40.4%

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2014-07-15
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Panorama Country: Brazil

From 2004 to 2008 Brazil had grown, on average, by 4,8% a year, but in the former period, from 2009 to 2013, the average rate declined to 2,7%. The country did not take advantage of the good winds to make important reforms, such as improving the infrastructure and the business climate...

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2014-06-25
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Panorama Country Risk, the British recovery: miracle or mirage

Thanks to vigorous growth since the second quarter of 2012, we anticipate the UK economy to get back to its pre-crisis level in the third quarter of 2014.

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2014-06-25
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Panorama Country - Turkey: What to expect in 2014?

If the tensions rise again as it happened in December and January, this may harm investors’ confidence and result in a fluctuation in forex markets. Such a situation would have a negative impact on the corporate sector’s external debt stock which is already at record high level.

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2014-05-23
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Changes regarding SMEs in France and Spain – Insolvency Barometer in France

New barometer of companies insolvencies in France : a lull is observed from January to April 2014, the number of insolvencies falling by 2.3%. This barometer is followed by a comparison between the situation
of SMEs in France and Spain.

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2014-05-21
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Corporate Payment Trend and Sectorial Risk in Asia Pacific

According to the survey of credit risks management in Asia Pacific by Coface, corporate payment experience in the region generally stabilised. Companies in Australia and China suffered more non-payment. The growth slowdown in China remains a concern for other economies in the region in 2014.

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2014-05-16
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2013 Activity report

The group’s 2013 activity report is available.

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2014-04-15
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Electronics in Asia / Sector Barometer

Focus on the electronics industry in Emerging Asia, a region that has become in a matter of years the world’s workshop for many electronic components.

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2014-03-25
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Which emerging countries will take over from the BRICS?

While the 2008-2009 global crisis had highlighted emerging market resilience, game-changing events have taken place in those emerging countries since May 2013 indeed.

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2014-02-27
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Reality Check: Corporate Payment Trend and Sectorial Risk in China

The overall payment experience in China has deteriorated in 2013 comparing to 2012.

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2014-01-21
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China - What to expect in 2014

Since the Third Plenary Session of the 18th Communist Party of China Central Committee (CPCCC) in November, a broad spectrum of exciting reform plans have been announced, and the government had a series of follow-up actions. These are clear signals that the Chinese effort to restructure the economy is more than just rhetoric.

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2014-01-06
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Textiles - Upmarket positioning and innovation: Key to the success for the French and European textile industry?

You will find in it our usual barometer, which assesses the risks to which companies in fourteen key industrial sectors in emerging Asia, North America and Western Europe are exposed.
We have also included an analytical focus on European textiles. This traditional industry was affected very early by globalisation, and, in particular, competition from developing countries.

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2013-11-21
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Insolvencies in the construction sector in France: Breaking all dangers

In this Panorama, you will find the Coface barometer, which analyzes the evolution of French insolvent companies between November 2012 and October 2013.
We then publish a study on insolvencies in the French construction sector, overrepresented in insolvencies compared to it weight in the economy.

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2013-11-20
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Panorama China - Targets By 2020

The Third Plenary Session of the 18th Communist Party of China Central Committee (CPCCC) was held between November 9 and 12 in Beijing. The plenary session outlined the major economic directions of China in coming years which will have direct impacts on various industries and the vast business community.

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2013-10-13
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Should we stake everything on the Asian consumer?

This panorama contains a study on household consumption in Asia. How big is the rise in household consumption in this region? Have Asian households taken on too much debt? What are the specific consumer behaviour patterns in Asia? Which sectors are benefitting most from this expansion of consumption?

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2013-09-26
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Carmakers : Europe refocusing on emerging markets

This Panorama includes our global sector barometer, which analyses the situation in fourteen key economic sectors in three of the world‘s major regions (European Union, North America and Emerging Asia) through a single credit risk indicator. In Europe, sector risks continue to deteriorate, especially in chemicals due to the remaining difficulties in the European industry, and also in the pharmaceutical branch due to the fiscal tightening measures taken by the governments.

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2013-07-15
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Brazil’s economy: Worrying weaknesses?

Ranked seventh in the world (and the second largest emerging economy) by GDP size, Brazil is the archetypal emerging country. But, the Brazilians’ legendary optimism has been sorely tested for the last two years: Can the Brazilian economic engine be repaired?

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2013-07-11
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2012 Activity report

Jean-Marc Pillu, CEO of Coface:
"In 2012, we combined further profitability and growth, while continuing to assist our customers".

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2013-06-20
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What has happened to the Italian business model?

This panorama contains a study of the Italian economy, which analyses and interrogates both macro- and microeconomic issues. We also present the latest adjustments to our country assessment.

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2013-06-04
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Central European companies in crisis: why?

This new Panorama contains the results of our Company Insolvency Monitor from April 2012 to April 2013 and the results of a study on insolvencies among Eastern European countries, a region experiencing a sharp rise in insolvencies rate.

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2013-04-18
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Focus e-commerce / distribution

Coface releases a series of economic reports and is pleased to announce the publication of its second Panorama sector report. Readers will find in it a global sector barometer which analyses the situation in fourteen key economic sectors. The originality of the analysis is that it is based on aggregating the accounts of 6,000 companies in three of the world’s major regions: the European Union, North America and Emerging Asia.

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2013-03-20
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Transformation of emerging country risk

In this Panorama, Coface highlights the radical transformation of risks in emerging countries. While traditional country risk (sovereign risk, external vulnerability) has appreciably declined, three new risks are appearing and need to be monitored.

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2013-02-07
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2013 Coface Country Risk Conference

The 17th Country Risk Conference held by Coface on 22 January 2013 has confirmed the complexity of a situation where, more than ever, the world seems to be «split in two»: advanced versus emerging countries.

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2012-10-15
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Updates and growth forecasts

The global economic slowdown is confirmed this fall, in line with the recession in the eurozone and the emerging market deceleration.

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2012-04-15
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2011 Activity report

Jean-Marc Pillu, CEO of Coface:
"In 2011, we achieved our goal of refocusing our operations on credit insurance"

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