Category: Coface

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The proliferation of coups d’état in Africa: towards a new, more unstable era?

From 1950 to September 2023, there were 491 coup attempts, with 245 of them being successful, recorded across 97 countries.

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Economic slowdown and rising number of insolvencies: what’s the outlook for CEE companies?

In the wake of an economic downturn, Central and Eastern European (CEE) countries witnessed a dramatic surge in company insolvencies

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New deal: which emerging countries could be the winners of tomorrow’s world?

Looking beyond the divide with the West, the strategic interests of the global South often diverge significantly. Amidst vast differences

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Challenging times for homebuilders and real estate companies

The residential market is facing a double constraint, on both supply and demand. The rise in interest rates has resulted in a rapid

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GULF CO-OPERATION COUNCIL: A REAL WINNER OF THE GLOBAL ECONOMIC HEADWINDS?

After a period of pessimism regarding global oil demand, prices began to rise following the announcement from Russia and, particularly,

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COUNTRY AND SECTOR RISK BAROMETER Q3 2023: MACROECONOMICS PUT TO THE TEST BY MICROECONOMIC DETERIORATION

The positive outlook at the beginning of 2023 quickly gave way to indications that the latter part of the year

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ON THE WAY BACK TO THE BAD OLD TIMES IN 2023’S GERMANY PAYMENT SURVEY

In contrast to the previous year, the most recent iteration of Coface’s survey on corporate payment experience in Germany was

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DEBT SUSTAINABILITY IN AFRICA UNDER THE SPOTLIGHT AGAIN

Since the pandemic emerged and especially with Russia’s intervention in Ukraine, Africa has garnered significant attention. The dual impacts of

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EL NIÑO, A THREAT TO GLOBAL AGRICULTURE

The El Niño weather phenomenon is expected to resurface in the latter half of 2023, and it is poised to

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ASIA PAYMENT SURVEY 2023

In 2022, Asian businesses adopted a stricter approach to credit terms due to a year of aggressive interest rate hikes,