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Joint Paris Europlace, ICC France, ITFA Session on BIMCO standards

Tuesday, September 6th, 2022

Paris Europlace – the Paris financial services-led body, in charge of developing and promoting Paris as an international financial center – has launched a new “Digital Trade” working group in order to drive the alignment of French law to MLETR.

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Offset Carbon Footprint Of Your Trip To Porto

Tuesday, September 6th, 2022

We are very excited that the 48th ITFA Annual Conference is finally kicking off in Porto this week. As we had previously informed you about we have entered into a partnership with nonprofit organization myclimate to calculate the total carbon footprint generated by the conference, and to at least partially offset it. As conference attendees you […]

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SAVE THE DATE – ITFA Americas Fall Seminar & Networking Reception – New York – Wednesday 12 Oct 2022

Tuesday, September 6th, 2022

ITFA Americas proudly announces its Fall Seminar, titled ‘The State of Alternative Funding for Trade and Supply Chain Transactions’. This in-person event will consist of a seminar followed by networking drinks.

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ITFA regulatory update | News flash

Thursday, September 1st, 2022

This is the first of a series of news flashes we will send you regularly to keep you abreast of important developments on the regulatory front.

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ITFA Trade Finance Taxonomy

Tuesday, August 30th, 2022

Following the successful publication of its Guide to Trade Finance in September 2020 with Trade Finance Global, ITFA felt the need to explore and explain more fully the trade finance universe for the benefit of its members, in an easy-to-understand and more comprehensive model.

Hence, the idea of having an exhaustive taxonomy was born.

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SAVE THE DATE – ITFA MERC – Trade Finance Forum 2022 – Dubai – 29 September 2022

Monday, August 29th, 2022

The ITFA Middle East Regional Committee (‘MERC”) is pleased to announce its 4th Annual Trade Finance Forum 2022.

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ITFA Annual Conference – Porto – REGISTRATION IS NOW WAITLISTED

Wednesday, August 24th, 2022

Following the overwhelming response to the 48th Annual Conference, we wish to advise you that registration for the event is now waitlisted. A record attendance is expected this year as for the first time we have surpassed the 300 delegate mark and have fully booked out capacity in both hotels and dinner venues

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DNI Initiative – Lloyds Bank takes the lead in adopting ITFA’s dDOC and ePU

Wednesday, August 24th, 2022

Following our post on Monday 22nd August 2022, regarding Lloyds Bank’s issue – as a member of ITFA’s Digital Negotiable Instrument Initiative (DNI Initiative) – of their first ever digital promissory note, we are pleased also to highlight the involvement of our valued member and partner, international law firm Sullivan & Worcester UK LLP, which provided advice on the format, structure and validity of the note. Sullivan has been providing legal advice in support of the DNI Initiative for a number of years and we are grateful to them for their continuing support.

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DNI Initiative – Lloyds Bank takes the lead in adopting ITFA’s dDOC and ePU

Monday, August 22nd, 2022

We are thrilled to share breaking news with regards to Lloyds Bank – member of ITFA’s DNI Initiative.

Under legal guidance, Lloyds Bank developed a digital promissory note – a solution that works within contract law and utilises the International Trade and Forfaiting Association’s (ITFA) dDOC specifications, under the Digital Negotiable Instrument Initiative (DNI Initiative).

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ITFA Emerging Leader Competition 2022 – SHORTLIST ANNOUCEMENT

Friday, August 19th, 2022

The ITFA Emerging Leaders Committee and the ITFA Board are delighted to announce that the 2022 ITFA Emerging Trade Financier Award was a resounding success.

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Emerging Leaders Seminar and Networking Drinks, London – 22 September 2022 – Registration is now open

Wednesday, August 17th, 2022

The ITFA Emerging Leaders Committee would like to invite all Emerging Leaders within the industry to attend an interesting seminar titled “Women in Distribution” followed by networking drinks on 22nd September 2022. The event will consist of a seminar which will start at 6:00pm sharp, followed by networking drinks between 7:30pm and 10.00pm.The event will be held at the St. Botolph’s Church Hall in Bishopsgate, London.

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Non-EU passports – Caution!

Thursday, August 11th, 2022

With reference to the upcoming ITFA Annual Conference 2022, kindly note that all those who registered for the conference should have received an email from the Conference Secretariat (noreply@mymeeting.se) entitled ‘Provide your passport details in advance of your arrival’ requesting you to provide us with your passport details in advance of your arrival/check-in.

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