Sustainable Trade Finance

Sustainable Trade Finance

Read our latest ESG insights and discover more about our flexible and sustainable trade finance options.

Discover more about our flexible and sustainable trade finance options

At Barclays, we’re striving to do good and help businesses build a future full of sustainable opportunities. That’s why we’ve developed a range of Sustainable Trade Finance solutions which could play an active role in supporting your company’s growth strategy.

We are delighted to sponsor the Green Trade & Investment Expo 2022. Join us for our morning plenary sessions, where James Binns, our Global Head of Trade and Working Capital, will join a panel of experts to explore how developments in global green supply chains are driving export growth and helping scale sustainable technology and securing investment returns. Join us from 11:35 onwards to learn more.

James Binns

Global Head of Trade and Working Capital, Barclays

Sustainable Trade Solutions

Barclays is dedicated to helping companies take action to address the environmental and sustainability challenges facing our planet. To this end, we offer a wide range of sustainable trade solutions to support your company's green agenda.

Read our latest insights

Barclays has announced its ambition to be a net zero bank by 2050 , setting us on a path to play a leading role in tackling climate change and helping accelerate the transition to a low-carbon economy. How can environmental sustainability and international trade can go hand-in-hand? Read our latest insights on how ESG can play an important role in Trade finance.


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