Euler Hermes 2018 full year results: highest earnings in 10 years boosting new strategic plan >
Euler Hermes accomplished very strong results in 2018, with revenues rising 7% to €2,705 million and volume-driven growth spread across most regions.
Open Data Portal at Euler Hermes - Jennifer Baert interview
At Euler Hermes, data is key! The more data we have on companies, the more credit we can give to our policy holders. It is clear to us that if we want to stay relevant in our credit risk assessments but also to better serve our customers, we need to use more than traditional data.
Euler Hermes launches its open data portal, granting public access to millions of exclusive data
Euler Hermes, the global leader in trade credit insurance, just released its open data platform (opendata.eulerhermes.com) for anyone to access, use and share its valuable data on international B2B trade and is committed to expanding it based on public request.
The collateral damage of too-low growth and tightening financial conditions
In 2018, global insolvencies confirmed their upward trend which started in 2017 after seven consecutive years of sizable declines. Indeed, our Global Insolvency Index which covers 43 countries totaling 83% of global GDP is to post a +10% y/y increase for 2018. All in all we expect 20 countries of our sample to see in 2018 more insolvencies than in 2017.
Could the next global crisis come from the construction sector?
After ten years of growth (2008-2018), we have reached the peak in the global construction growth cycle: 2018 will be the turning point according to Euler Hermes’ unique proprietary data on millions of companies across 70 countries.