• BANKS & FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS
    UBAF has a worldwide network of more than 900 bank correspondents, thus ensuring the financing of commercial, foreign exchange and treasury transactions
  • INDUSTRIAL PLAYERS IN THE MAJOR EXPORT
    UBAF works with both exporters and importers operating in large geographical areas and offers suitable products and services as well as a good knowledge of local markets.
  • COMMODITY DEALERS
    UBAF is a recognized player in the field of international trade (agri-food products, energy and metals).

Trade Finance

ALL TRADE FINANCE SERVICES AND FLOW SECURITY

We support you in all Trade Finance services and secure your international flows. Operating both from its head office in Paris and its network in the Arab world (Algiers, Dubai, Cairo) and in Asia (Dhaka, Seoul, Singapore, Tokyo), UBAF has become a key player in trade finance between Europe, Asia, the Arab world and Africa.

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The Union of Arab and French Banks, UBAF is a financial institution under French law, created in 1970

The Union of Arab and French Banks, UBAF is a financial institution under French law, created in 1970. Its shareholders come from 25 countries in the Arab world, associated with Crédit Agricole Corporate & Investment Bank. Thanks to its international network in Asia, the Arab world and Europe, the UBAF is in a leading position to support the Arab world’s trade.

It thus meets the financial needs of importers as well as exporters and secures payment flows such as those of goods of industrial or trading companies...

Our financing solutions

UBAF PRODUCTS

  • Trade Finance

    The core business of UBAF is International Trade Financing, with a focus on financial and physical flows from and to the Arab world.

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  • Islamic financing and financing

    Through its Head Office in Paris and its branch in Singapore, UBAF has close relationships for many years with various international and trading companies (mainly based in…

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  • Syndication

    The Syndication Department controls reciprocity toward its correspondent banks and backs up the marketing divisions, in order to optimize the management of client and country…

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  • Treasury

    UBAF offers treasury solutions adapted to local rules (Islamic banking, post-financing) and short-term loans.

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  • International

    UBAF COVERAGE

    UBAF and the Arab world, a long-term partnership. The Union of Arab and French Banks works with more than 80 countries on 5 continents.

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    EMPLOYMENT & RECRUITMENT

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