What we do

We are the UK’s export credit agency. We help UK exporters by providing insurance to exporters and guarantees to banks to share the risks of providing export finance. In addition, we can make loans to overseas buyers of goods and services from the UK. UK Export Finance is the operating name of the Export Credits Guarantee Department (ECGD).

UKEF is a ministerial department, supported by 1 public body.

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Our announcements

Our consultations

Our publications

  1. UKEF: spend over £25,000, July 2016

    • Transparency data
  2. UKEF: spend over £25,000, June 2016

    • Transparency data

See all our publications

Our statistics

  1. Sovereign debt data

    • Official Statistics

See all our statistics

Our ministers

Our management

  • Louis  Taylor

    Louis Taylor

    Chief Executive, UK Export Finance; Executive Committee Member

Contact UKEF

New business enquiries

Media enquiries: Julia Beck, Media Relations Manager

Office address

UK Export Finance
1 Horse Guards Road

Make an FOI request

  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question
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Freedom of information requests

Corporate information

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