Webinar Wrap-Up: Credit Frontier 2024

What a session! A huge thank you to our speakers – Shaun ReesMarkus Kuger, and special guest Ray Massey – for a deep dive into 2024’s economic and credit landscape.

Here’s a quick recap for those who joined us and a glimpse for those who missed out:

📊 Economic Update 2024:
Markus Kuger revealed key economic indicators facing weak growth and rising credit risks. Insights into sectoral trends showed a mix of resilience and challenges, with services leading improvements but basic materials and consumer goods lagging. Consumer confidence has shown slight improvements, but inflation and global GDP growth projections indicate a cautious approach for 2024.

🌍 Insider’s Perspective from Insurance:
Ray Massey‘s keynote brought a unique underwriting perspective, discussing the all-time high in corporate insolvencies and the significance of maintaining robust relationships with credit underwriters in challenging times.

🏗️ Credit Risk and Business Impact:
Shaun Rees provided an in-depth analysis of how these economic trends translate into direct impacts on businesses. From technical recessions to inflationary pressures, the session highlighted the importance of strategic risk management and adaptive credit strategies in an uncertain market.

Key Takeaways

  • Prepare for a challenging year ahead with potential technical recessions.
  • Anticipate continued inflationary pressures but with some subsidence.
  • Adapt to rising credit risks with strategic adjustments in risk assessments and collection strategies.
  • Embrace a proactive approach in credit management, leveraging insights into sector-specific trends and economic indicators.

As promised, attendees will shortly receive an exclusive detailed report from our speakers for a deeper understanding. Keep a look out for this tomorrow.

Missed the live session? Want the report? Don’t worry, you can still register to watch the recording and access the report here: LINK

Stay tuned for more updates. In the meantime check out all the complimentary resources at Global Outlook.

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