UK Export Finance (UKEF) has announced that its 2024-29 Business Plan includes a commitment to helping companies across the UK win over £12.5 billion in new contracts by 2029 and unlock £5 billion of investment into their UK operations. UKEF aims to support 1,000 SMEs a year by 2029. The new plan emphasises the role of greater digitalisation in widening access to finance and insurance – with a fully online insurance service expected in the coming months. The export credit agency also aims to support £10 billion in clean growth financing over the next few years and mobilise a further £10 billion to support businesses in developing markets. For more information, go to