FirstRand Bank Trade Finance

FirstRand Bank Trade Finance

We provide innovative solutions for complex international  trade finance transactions and offer expertise in import and export trade.

We’ve sustained this expertise by focusing on a narrow and select clientel and a handful of instititutions. This has helped us provide quality banking services in a frad-free and confidential environment. We handpick the institution on their business potential and importance to the national economy.


Our documentary credit and structured solutions assist our clients with business growth through targeted trade financing and risk mitigation techniques.


These solutions include:

  • Structured trade (escrow, distribution, structured finance, structured liabilities)
  • Traditional trade (documentary credits, guarantees, foreign bills)
  • Discounting and refinancing of documentary credits
  • Risk participations