By Michael Baxter Fortune Magazine has just released its list of the world’s largest companies, but it’s odd.
At number one is Wal-Mart, followed by Chinese firms, State Grid, China National Petroleum and then Sinopec.
In fifth and sixth place...
By Marine Bochot, UK head of risk at Euler Hermes
Foreign trade has always been a cornerstone of the British economy, and with economic growth facilitating a rise in business confidence, the number of firms exporting is on the rise. This...
"I think in the modern world, for business, you don't have the choice. You have to look at a much broader market than just the UK shores." - Stephen Bates, CEO, ITRS Group, Winners of The HSBC International Trade Awards 2009