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Keep up to date with the latest news, updates and insightful opinions about trade debt and commercial debt collection throughout the world from the professionals at and outside of Atradius Collections.

6 steps to assess your customer's insolvency risks

Insolvencies often occur when an important business partner folds. Learn how to assess your customers to protect your company from dealing with insolvent customers.

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Get the most out of a debt collection call

It goes without saying that there is no generally valid blueprint for successful collection calls. We have some tips to help you during these calls.

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8 Tips for managing your accounts receivables

Solve your accounts receivables issues and get your customers paying on time!

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Top 5 late payment excuses and how to deal with them

Recovering late payments from B2B customers can be a hefty challenge. Discover the top 5 late payment excuses and how to respond them effectively.

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10 steps to prevent and manage late payments

Late payments can be quite tedious and time-consuming to recover. Here's some tips to prevent future late payments once and for all.

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Country Risk Map Q3 2017

The Atradius Risk Map indicates the level of risk associated with each country, based on the Atradius in-house political risk rating system, STAR

Country Risk Map Q3 2017

How to conduct a receivables risk assessment

As a company, it's important that you assess your receivables for risks. Learn factors you should be paying attention to with this guide.

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Atradius Collections expands services into Dubai

A cooperation in Dubai enabling us to offer flexible collections services to meet clients’ specific requirements.

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Important UK Legal Update: Is Your Company “PAP” Ready?

This October 2017, UK Courts will introduce new pre legal protocol guidelines when collecting debts from sole traders.

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Atradius Collections strengthens its presence in India

A new office in Mumbai, India offers allowing the company to expand into new markets, strengthening our global market position.

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Atradius Collections partners up with Dun & Bradstreet

A cooperation in Indonesia enabling us to offer flexible collections services to meet clients’ specific requirements.

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How we can help a Shared Service Centre

Most Financial Shared Service Centres manage multiple third party collection agency relationships globally.

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Customer Satisfaction Survey 2016 Results

This past year has seen the continued success and upward trending in Atradius Collections customer satisfaction.

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Cheque clearence period around the world

Cheques have been in use for over 350 years, with so many alternative ways to pay it is a surprise that cheques are still used today!

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