Legal notice

This website is published by Compagnie française d'assurance pour le commerce extérieur (Coface), a limited company with registered capital of 137 052 417,05€, whose head office is located at 1, place Costes et Bellonte - 92270 Bois-Colombes, and is registered with the Nanterre RCS (trade register) under the number B 552 069 791. Coface operates through a branch office with registered office at rue Bellefontaine 18, 1003 Lausanne, Switzerland (UID CHE-108.449.491).

Legal notice

This website is hosted by, 131 Boulevard de Sébastopol, 75002 Paris - France.

Coface, in its capacity as an insurance company is approved and supervised by the French Autorité de Contrôle Prudentiel et de Résolution (ACPR, 61 rue Taitbout - 75009 Paris)

The insurance business of the Swiss branch is in addition approved and supervised by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA), Laupenstrasse 27, 3003 Berne, Switzerland.

Tel: +41(0)21 331 00 40 E-mail address:
Mailing address: Rue Belle-Fontaine 18 CH-1003 Lausanne
Publication Manager: Xavier DURAND, Group Chief Executive Officer
Internet Website manager: Julie SOUM, Marketing and Communication Manager Switzerland

By accessing and browsing this website, you accept this legal notice.

Website content and availability of information

This website includes information concerning both Coface and the products that this company proposes. 

This information is strictly for information purposes only and should not be considered as having any contractual value.

Coface makes every effort to ensure that the information published on this website is accurate and up to date, and reserves the right to correct the content at any time and without notice. However, Coface cannot guarantee that the information is complete or that it has not been modified by a third party (intrusion, virus).

Coface accepts no liability for any damage, loss or expense of any kind resulting from access to and/or use of this website or the information contained therein.

Coface undertakes to use its best efforts to make and keep accessible all the services available on this website.

Coface shall not be held liable in the event that any of the following circumstances occur: 

  • temporary interruption of a duration of several minutes for the updating of certain files,
  • operational problem or temporary interruption of these service out of our control, notably in the event of an interruption of electrical or telecoms services,
  • temporary interruption of services when development or maintenance is required,
  • failure or dysfunction of the Internet network in the transmission of messages or documents.

Intellectual property  

All the components of this website (notably text, graphics, logos, photos and other visual content or sounds) together with their design and layout, are the property of Coface.

Coface authorizes access to and use of this website for strictly personal purposes only.

Any reproduction, representation, distribution, extraction, in whole or in part, of any of the elements appearing on this website, on any medium or by any process whatsoever, as well as the sale, resale or transfer to a third party, in whatever fashion, is forbidden unless expressly authorized in advance by Coface. Failure to comply with this prohibition constitutes a counterfeit that may give rise to civil and criminal liability for the counterfeiter.

Other distinctive signs, in particular corporate names, trade names, brand names and domain names reproduced on the website are the property of Coface or third parties. Any reproduction without express authorization is likely to engage the liability of its author.

Data protection

Coface is committed to the protection of personal data we collect and process, with rigorous policies, controls, and compliance oversight to ensure that data is held and used appropriately as described in its Data Protection Statement available on the personal data section.


When you visit this website, a cookie can automatically be installed on your browser software. For more information, please read our cookie policy, by clicking on "Consent choices" at the bottom of this page.

Hypertext links

This website includes hypertext links to websites managed by third parties. Coface cannot be held liable for any outcome following the usage of these hypertext links.


It is your sole responsibility to take all necessary measures, such as using up-to-date anti-virus software, to protect your data and/or software and/or hardware from contamination by viruses.

Coface declines all liability for any damage you may suffer in the event of contamination by a virus.