Forfaiting News

Announcing the Composition of the new MENA Regional Committee

Posted on Friday, August 24th, 2018

We are pleased to announce that we have been working with our members in the Middle East to appoint a new Chairperson and Regional Committee, to take on the mantle of representing ITFA and driving our agenda in this important region. Following our Annual Conference in Dubai in 2015, ITFA has made great progress in […]

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ITFA Special Edition Newsletter – August 2018 Issue

Posted on Thursday, August 23rd, 2018

We are pleased to advise that the special edition ARC issue of the newsletter is now available! Please find a link to the second issue of the newsletter of the ITFA Africa Regional Committee (ARC). 

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ITFA Annual Conference – Announcing one of the Speakers – Mr. Etienne Welgemoed

Posted on Monday, August 20th, 2018

The ITFA Board is delighted to announce that Mr. Etienne Welgemoed, from Ernst and Young, will be one of the speakers at this year’s ITFA Annual Conference in Cape Town, South Africa. The session Etienne will be presenting is about New standards in accounting and how it will affect the trade finance market: IFRS 9.

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Five Fintechs on stage in Cape Town – a unique opportunity

Posted on Friday, August 10th, 2018

”At present, $9 trillion of trade finance is coming from banks, and so far, only a negligible additional amount from institutional investors. This compares with a $29 trillion corporate bond market which is predominantly financed by institutional investors”, said Christoph Gugelmann, co-founder and CEO of trade finance investment marketplace Tradeteq.

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Announcing the ITFA Conference speakers in Cape Town

Posted on Wednesday, August 8th, 2018

The ITFA Board is excited to welcome you at the ITFA Conference in Cape Town. With only a few weeks to go, the excitement is mounting and we are all looking forward to a very fruitful few days, in what will be our very first ITFA Conference taking place in Africa.

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