• back


    Global briefing


    International Trade Forum - Issue 1/2009

    G20 roundup: Views from the summit

    The G20 Summit in April saw world leaders come together in the heat of the economic crisis, to thrash out the issues surrounding trade finance and come up with solutions. These solutions amounted to some US$1.1 trillion in global liquidity, marking a necessary shift away from domestic concerns and towards a more global approach. As the media attention surrounding the Summit settles, we look at three different perspectives on what it all means for trade finance, and just how viable the resolutions might be.