Financial Services Industry
Our financial services industry specialists are dedicated to enhancing the global competitiveness of the U.S. financial industry, expanding market access, and increasing exports. The Financial Services Team uses our presence in 200 global cities to help you foster new business relationships and expand the world-wide presence of U.S. firms.
How Can We Help You Expand Your Exports?
Financial Services Market Intelligence
Hong Kong’s Green and Sustainable Finance Cross-Agency Steering Group released a detailed Carbon Market Opportunities Report in March of 2022.
Africa launches a new system to allow companies in Africa to pay for trade transactions in local currencies.
African countries work to open five key services sectors to one another in the AfCFTA.
Key Resources for U.S. Exporters
A Quick Reference for U.S. exports, this guide is designed to help U.S. companies, especially small and medium-sized enterprises, learn the basics of trade finance via two-chapters so that they can turn their export opportunities into actual sales and achieve the ultimate goal of getting paid on time for those sales.
The Office of Finance and Insurance Industries (OFII) works to (1) create the conditions for the U.S. finance and insurance industries to innovate and compete globally, and (2) enhance access to financing for U.S. businesses in all sectors.
The Department of Commerce Trade Finance Advisory Council (TFAC) advises the Secretary of Commerce in identifying effective ways to expand access to finance for U.S. exporters and their foreign buyers.