Participate in the 2019 Trade Finance Gaps, Growth, and Jobs Survey ─ Forfaiting

Wednesday, March 27th, 2019

The Asian Development Bank in partnership with ITFA is conducting the 2019 Trade Finance Gaps, Growth, and Jobs Survey – Forfaiting to identify key issues and challenges in the trade finance market. Key findings from the survey will help policy makers, regulators, and financial institutions better understand the unmet trade finance needs and how they can be mitigated. The […]

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ITFA MERC Event – 1 May, Dubai – SAVE THE DATE!

Tuesday, March 26th, 2019

The ITFA Middle East Regional Committee (MERC) is organising an educational event on Wednesday, 1 May 2019 at the DIFC Academy The Academy, Gate Village 2. Entitled ”Trade Finance Distribution: Market Developments and Opportunities”, the seminar will focus on both unfunded and funded distribution in the region as well as fintech developments, including the recently established multi-bank Trade Finance Distribution Initiative (TFD […]

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ITFA NEARC Educational Seminar, 11 April 2019 – Beijing

Monday, March 25th, 2019

The annual ITFA NEARC educational seminar has built up an effective platform for regional trade financiers & forfaiters to communicate and cooperate, and plays a significant role in facilitating the healthy and sustainable development of China’s forfaiting business.

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ITFA newsletter – March 2019 issue

Wednesday, March 20th, 2019

We are pleased to inform you that the March 2019 ITFA Newsletter is now out. Please click here to open the Newsletter. 

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ITFA GRC Event – 6 June, Frankfurt – SAVE THE DATE!

Friday, March 15th, 2019

The ITFA German Regional Committee (GRC) is organizing an event on Thursday 6 June, 2019 in Frankfurt am Main. One of the topics to be discussed will be the new BAFT MPA.

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Capital Treatment of Non – Payment Insurance – A Success Story

Thursday, March 14th, 2019

The Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) has published a Policy Statement (PS 8/19) and updated Supervisory Statement (17/13 “Credit Risk Mitigation”, which will come into force on 13 September 2019) in relation to the use of different types of guarantees as unfunded credit risk mitigation (CRM) for the purposes of calculating capital requirements under the Capital […]

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GTR West Africa 2019, 25-26 April – discounted passes for ITFA members

Tuesday, March 12th, 2019

The ITFA Board is pleased to announce that ITFA will partner with Global Trade Review (GTR) for the GTR West Africa 2019 event, which will be held between the 25th and 26th April at Eko Hotels & Suites, Lagos, Nigeria. 

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ITFA 2019 Young Trade Financier Award

Monday, March 11th, 2019

In a continued effort to recognise the contribution of the younger members of our trade finance market, ITFA is launching the 2019 ITFA Young Trade Financier Award.

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Reminder – YP Fintech Seminar and Networking Drinks (open to YPs only), London – 20 March 2019

Friday, March 1st, 2019

The ITFA Young Professionals Panel and Tradeteq would like to invite all Young Professionals within the industry to attend a Fintech Seminar and networking drinks on Wednesday 20th March 2019 – please see below for agenda.

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Consortia 2019 – Blockchain for Trade and Receivables Finance, 21/22 May, London

Wednesday, February 27th, 2019

Following ITFA’s agreement with BCR, the ITFA Board is pleased to announce that it has secured discounted passes to Consortia 2019 – Blockchain for Trade and Receivables Finance event, which is being held at Hilton London Metropole Hotel, London between 21st and 22nd May, 2019. 

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Trade And Receivables Finance; A Practical Guide To Risk Evaluation And Structuring by Stephen Jones

Tuesday, February 26th, 2019

We are pleased to offer a 20% discount to all ITFA members on a new book written specifically for the financial market entitled ‘Trade And Receivables Finance; A Practical Guide To Risk Evaluation And Structuring’. Written by Stephen Jones, who has more than 40 years of experience in the trade finance market, this provides a practical ‘go […]

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