Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions about credit insurance, how it works and how it can benefit your business.

What is Credit Insurance

All about trade credit insurance: Find out about trade credit insurance, how it works and how it can benefit your business.

Why do traders take out Credit Insurance

Why take out a credit insurance policy: Learn about the benefits of credit insurance and how it can protect your business.

How does Trade Credit Insurance benefit you

Benefits of a trade credit insurance policy: Learn about our five key benefits of taking out a credit insurance policy.

How much does Credit Insurance cost

The cost of trade credit insurance: Learn how the cost of credit insurance is calculated and how risk affects price.

Can I insure my accounts receivable

Protect your accounts receivable from bad debt and unpaid invoices: Learn how credit insurance can preserve your cash flow.

What is credit risk

All about credit risk: See how a good credit risk management strategy can protect your cash flow and support your business.

What is business debt recovery

All about debt recovery: Learn about the debt recovery process for businesses operating in the North America and overseas.

Why is DSO important

Find out why DSO is important and how operating within a healthy level of days sales outstanding is good for business.

How can I reduce DSO

Learn how to reduce DSO to positively impact cash flow, reduce the risk of payment default and minimise lost interest.

Advantages & disadvantages of credit insurance

Gain advantage through securing your account receivables for every export transaction. Learn how with Atradius Credit Insurance.

What is a good days sales outstanding ratio

Find out what a good days sales outstanding ratio is, learn how to calculate DSO and work out what is best for your business.

Can I insure my export credit

You can protect your cash flow and minimise insolvency by insuring your export credit. Learn how with Atradius Credit Insurance.


The statements made herein are provided solely for general informational purposes and should not be relied upon for any purpose. Please refer to the actual policy or the relevant product or services agreement for the governing terms. Nothing herein should be construed to create any right, obligation, advice or responsibility on the part of Atradius, including any obligation to conduct due diligence of buyers or on your behalf. If Atradius does conduct due diligence on any buyer it is for its own underwriting purposes and not for the benefit of the insured or any other person. Additionally, in no event shall Atradius and its related, affiliated and subsidiary companies be liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages arising out of the use of the statements made information herein.