Forfaiting - Discount without recourse of receivables

You are a MID CAP or corporate, and you occasionally or regularly carry out export operations. Are you exposed to a country, trade or exchange risk?

You want to:

Obtain financing to help your export success.

Be able to offer your trading partners payment periods up to 5 years.

Control over the inherent risks linked to your export operations.

Improve your balance sheet ratios.

Benefit from an optimised solution to finance your sales and protect you against the risks of unpaid invoices. 


This secure solution eliminates the major risks associated with international trade:

  • Simplicity in implementation
  • Flexible operating mode
  • Contract adapted to your needs



In order to support our clients with their ESG transition goals we have designed a new category of ESG offer, which are applicable to our flagship products serving corporate clients in forfaiting programmes

Environmental and/or social financing

The first category of solutions proposed by Societe Generale Factoring aims to finance business activities with positive environmental or social impacts.

Eligible environmental projects must involve assets in a list of eligible categories2, such as  renewable energy, waste management, clean transportation, hydrogen and sustainable water and waste-water management.

Eligible social projects concern the financing of social or societal claims from, for example, social and solidarity-based companies and associations, education and training, or social housing. The sectors principally concerned include healthcare, in particular hospitals, health insurance, as well as organisations caring for adults and children with disabilities.

This offer is subject to conditions, and subject to eligibility.

Offer subject to conditions, and subject to eligibility. According to contract conditions.

Need regular export financing?

Need to strengthen your supplier relationships?