The material on this site is for financial institutions, professional investors and their professional advisers. It is for information only. Please read our Terms & Conditions, Privacy Policy and Cookies before using this site. Please see our Subscription Terms and Conditions.

All material subject to strictly enforced copyright laws. © 2022 Euromoney, a part of the Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC.

Trade Finance Stars 2017: Results

The 2017 Euromoney Trade Finance Survey includes quantitative and qualitative client assessments of their trade finance providers. This year for the first time, Euromoney has produced the Trade Finance Stars, based on the qualitative responses of clients, a ranking that recognizes providers with exceptional qualitative ratings in particular regions and in five areas of client service (full methodology here).

Below is the list of Five Star Trade Finance Providers in each major region. Also included are notable mentions of other providers with fewer than five stars.

More Information

The 2017 Five Star Trade Finance Providers


  • Deutsche Bank

  • HSBC

  • UniCredit

Notable mention: DBS earned 1 star.

Central & Eastern Europe

  • Deutsche Bank

  • UniCredit

Notable mentions: Société Générale and Erste Group Bank both earned 3 stars.

Latin America

  • Deutsche Bank

Notable mention: HSBC earned 2 stars.

Middle East

  • Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank

Notable mentions: Deutsche Bank and UniCredit both earned 3 stars, while Citi and BNP Paribas both earned 1 star.

Western Europe

  • Deutsche Bank

  • HSBC

Notable mention: UniCredit earned 1 star.

For More Information

To obtain a comprehensive ranking of one-to-five star providers by country or region and by service category, please contact Euromoney Data Publisher Mark Lilley:

+34 915 94 60 46

For any queries regarding the methodology or next year’s survey, please contact

We use cookies to provide a personalized site experience.
By continuing to use & browse the site you agree to our Privacy Policy.
I agree