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How to you calculate bank guarantee amount?
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How can a bank guarantee be discounted?
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What is the difference between a corporate guarantee and a bank guarantee?
A Bank guarantee is given by the bank on behalf of it's customer (applicant) to the beneficiary of the bank, that in case of non happening of the particular event which is being covered by that particular guarantee, the bank ( guarantor) will pay the beneficiary an amount, which is mentioned in the guarantee, provided the beneficiary submit the claim under the guarantee in the agreed format and within agreed time. The claim ( compensation) under the bank guarantee will be financial in nature. A corporate guarantee is a guarantee given by the corporate to cover their own exposure or exposure of some other related entity, to the bank. It will also be financial in nature and banks derive an additional comfort from such guarantees when they do their lending to particular borrower.
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What is performance bank guarantee?
The seller issues a Performance Guarantee to ensure or give concrete commitment to the buyer through its bank. This method ensures the buyer the timely execution of an agreement to have the goods exported or delivered or services performed. In case the seller defaults on execution of the terms agreed upon the Performance Bank Guarantee ensures the buyer the payment of the guarantee amount by the issuing bank. Generally the performance guarantee is 10 percent of the total assignment or project value.
What is the difference between Bank guarantee and Counter guarantee?
A bank guarantee is a guarantee issued by the bank to the beneficiary that the bank will make payment in case the bank's customer does not make payment to the beneficiary or in case of non-performance of an obligation or contract. A counter guarantee is a guarantee taken by the bank from the bank's customer which ensures that the bank's customer is liable for any expenses including costs of attorney, any interest on delayed payment, taxes and other levies in case of invocation of the bank guarantee. It is a sort of security for the bank. It is always a good practice for a bank to take counter guarantee from its customer.