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What been happening in the world of trade credit? See here for all the latest news, articles and events.


A Word From the Managing Director: Kirk Cheesman

Welcome to 2018! We’ve got some exciting developments coming this year, in addition to the release of NCIRadar 2.0 we’re expanding our commercial collections footprint in New Zealand

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Trade Credit Risk Index – Q4 2017

Sharp Dip In The TCRI Score For Q4 2017.

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Bad debt insurer for construction firms enters Christchurch market

Just two weeks before the collapse of Christchurch-based Challenge Steel the sales manager of National Credit Insurance Allan Mabey warned of the risky construction sector environment.

Credit insurance allows companies to make claims in the case of financial collapses leaving them out of pocket.

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NCI Minute – November 2017

Once a credit account is set-up, ongoing monitoring is crucial
I would like to take this opportunity to remind you about the importance of monitoring your debtors. Preventing bad debts is a much better business practice than trying to recoup lost money in additional sales. If you would like more information on how NCI can help in this area, speak to one of our account managers directly or visit

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Relief in trade credit risk for Q2.

See our index score for some information on trade credit risk, looking at our data from NCI’s sources.

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NCI Minute – May 2017

A word from the MD

A milestone reached, thanks to our loyal clients
I’m pleased to announce in March 2017 NCI’s gross written premium broke the $100,000,000 mark! This has been the result of hard work and dedication from…

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NCI Video – how trade credit insurance works

Check out our new Trade Credit Insurance video and how it works to help businesses grow!

The video can be viewed here.

NCI Minute – August 2016

Check out NCI’s latest NCI Minute!

To view the Trade Credit Risk Index please click here.

Blue Chips and Fish

2016 has started with a “bang” in particular with the insolvency of Dick Smith Electronics.

With the start of a fresh year, it is a good opportunity for businesses to reassess their credit risks to ensure their customers have the financial backing and the ability to survive tough conditions.

To view the full article, click here.

2015 Q4 Trade Credit Risk Index

Our Trade Credit Risk Index looks back at the previous quarters statistics, using our database of information we are able to draw conclusions on the state of the market.

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