For Commercial Banks and Alternative Credit Funds:

We provide constructive challenge and an appropriate risk management framework to enable: 

  • Risk:Reward:Effort 
           optimisation
  • Conversion of Products to
           Capabilities
  • Training in all aspects
    ​       of 
    Trade Finance and
    ​       Commodity Finance for both
           Credit/ Risk Management
    ​       and Sales teams  
    ​      

​​For Trade Finance investors:

  •  We provide guidance on the
            risks and can assist with
    ​        due diligence of Trade or
    ​        Commodity Finance funds

    ​​

An independent voice

Thought leadership

OUR Activities

OUR SERVICES

We provide constructive challenge and insight to fine-tune businesses so that all elements reinforce one another

Bankingwise
​    TRADE & FINANCIAL SERVICES CONSULTANCY

 

who we are

OUR PHILOSOPHY

We share opinion and guidance on issues and hot topics affecting the industry and can provide relevant training

SEASONED EXPERTISE

A boutique consultancy offering expertise in matching strategy to resources, and in covering all aspects of Trade Finance

Aidan Applegarth has a wealth of practical experience in building up commercial banking businesses, especially those seeking to lend in the Trade & Commodity Finance space. From strategic reviews to tactical implementation and effective Risk Management, Aidan can provide independent advice, opinion and recommendation on relevant systems, and training and guidance to help your business prosper.

"The sum of the whole should be greater than the sum of its parts"

experience and gravitas to deliver 

Our principal consultant is a former senior banker with coverage across Commercial and Investment Banking in the UK, Europe and Asia, and a proven expertise in Trade & Commodity Finance. Additionally, his management consulting experience stretches to delivering for a Fortune 500 subsidiary, SMEs and start-ups. Bankingwise works with your teams to develop and embed solutions and otherwise has access to associate professionals and proven consultants/project managers to ensure we meet your requirements