Trade finance for corporates

Leveraging digitisation within trade finance

Are you ready to get rid of paper documents and join the digital revolution in trade finance? 

Are you looking for ways to eliminate paper-based tools or multiple platforms used for trade finance, to gain visibility, speed up processes, tighten security, cut costs and improve working capital? Do you find it difficult to compare various banks’ service offerings and pricing for trade finance? 

If so, it may be time to bring your trade finance operations to the next level.

Are you ready to get rid of paper documents and join the digital revolution in trade finance?

We’ll help you embark on a digital transformation journey

PwC offers clients an integrated and holistic approach on their journey to becoming best-in-class in trade finance. Our experts will support you on three key aspects:

Operating Model

  • Define a tailored trade finance target operating model, and drive digital transformation through training and user documentation

  • Decrease trade risk exposure through targeted policy

  • Improve (central) visibility and control on the end-to-end process by setting up tailored reports


  • Conduct trade finance banking landscape review, selection and design (bank services, products, volumes and costs) using the fully digital Banklab platform 

  • Leverage hands-on knowledge and experience of bank onboarding and SWIFT testing


  • Elimination of time consuming email communication and manual paper-based document preparation

  • System selection using a request for proposal process tailored to your business requirements

  • Implementation support with proven methodologies and accelerators (project plan, testing trackers, library of test cases, data migration acceleration sheets, etc.), leveraging our integrated partnership with selected best-in-class vendors

If it’s time to move your paper guarantees from the drawer to a digital platform, then now’s the moment to get in touch. We’d be delighted to help!

Contact us

Didier Vandenhaute

Didier Vandenhaute

Partner Capital Project & Infrastructure, PwC Belgium

Tel: +32 475 91 06 78

Koen De Smet

Koen De Smet

Director, PwC Belgium

Tel: +32 476 35 49 80

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