MaxTrad is ABN AMRO’s new online platform for importers and exporters located anywhere around the globe. The core MaxTrad applications are the web-enabled Letter of Credit and Collections Modules (formerly TradeStation Online), and the recently launched AllTradeSM, the first e-commerce application created by a bank that provides an end-to-end cross-border trade solution. In addition, the suite includes the Trade Content Toolbox, which aids compliance with cross-border regulatory requirements and enables landed cost calculations, and Trade Analyzer, which provides online access to information and reports on customers’ global trade activity. The evolving product suite has been developed to address the needs of customers ready to make the move to anything from internet-enabled to pure e-commerce trade solutions.
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