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GTR Europe Trade & Export Finance Conference 2018, Paris – 22 May

Thursday, April 5th, 2018

The ITFA Board is pleased to announce that ITFA will once again partner with GTR at the GTR Europe Trade & Export Finance Conference 2018. A key market gathering for European trade and export finance specialists and business heads operating across the continent, the GTR Europe Trade & Export Finance Conference returns to Paris on May 22, 2018 at Hotel Pullman Paris Centre […]

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East Africa Trade & Commodity Finance Conference 2018 – 22 May, Nairobi

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

The ITFA Board is pleased to announce that ITFA will once again partner with GTR at the East Africa Trade & Commodity Finance Conference 2018, which will be held between 22nd and the 23rd of May 2018 at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Nairobi. GTR East Africa Trade & Commodity Finance Conference, which returns to Nairobi for its 10th year, is […]

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ITFA Conference Programme is now OUT – 4-6 September, Cape Town, South Africa

Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

We are delighted to inform you that the ITFA Conference programme is now out. You can see for yourselves that a lot of time and thought has been devoted to ensuring that this year’s agenda is timely and informative. Please bear in mind that the Super Early Bird price is soon coming to an end! So hurry up and register before 15 April 2018!

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TXF Africa 2018 – Project, Export and Commodities Finance, Nairobi – 3/4 May 2018

Tuesday, March 27th, 2018

Following ITFA’s agreement with TXF, the ITFA Board is pleased to announce that it has secured discounted passes to the TXF Project, Export and Commodities Finance event being held in Nairobi, Kenya between the 3rd and 4th May 2018. 

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Market survey – investing in trade finance assets

Monday, March 26th, 2018

Interest in the trade finance asset class is on the march. It is a movement that has gathered pace as both users and providers of liquidity have found themselves in the midst of a perfect storm. On the one hand, compliance and regulatory requirements have hamstrung banks’ ability to finance a growing global trade market, […]

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ITFA Newsletter – March 2018 Issue

Wednesday, March 21st, 2018

We are pleased to inform you that the March 2018 ITFA Newsletter is now out. Please click here to open the blog. In the event that you cannot view the blog click here for a PDF format.

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Technology for Transparency – filling the trade finance distribution gap

Wednesday, March 21st, 2018

The low risk profile of trade finance assets is a reality that has forever been preached from within the sector, yet interest from the general investment community only started recently as a side-effect of the low-yield environment. For one, banks are suddenly having to adapt to the stringent capital requirements put in place to protect […]

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S & W Trade Finance Breakfast Seminar – 29 March 2018, London

Friday, March 9th, 2018

In collaboration with Sullivan & Worcester, ITFA is pleased to invite you to yet another Trade Finance Breakfast Seminar entitled: “Trade and Export Finance: Regulatory and Compliance Headwinds (and Crosswinds) for 2018.” This seminar is going to be held on Thursday 29th March 2018, at New Broad Street House, 35 New Broad Street, London, EC2M 1NH, UK. Registration and breakfast are at 8:15 am followed by the seminar from 8:45 till 10:00 […]

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ITFA NERC Event, Amsterdam – SAVE THE DATE – 15 May 2018

Thursday, March 8th, 2018

The ITFA Board wishes to inform you that the ITFA Northern European Regional Committee (NERC) in association with co-sponsors Credit Europe Bank N.V. and GarantiBank International N.V. is organizing its Annual Spring Event on Tuesday 15 May, 2018 in Amsterdam. The event, which is open to ITFA members only, will consist of an Educational Seminar followed by a drinks reception.

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ITFA 45th Annual Conference 2018, Cape Town – Super Early Bird price valid till 15 April

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018

The highlight of the trade finance conference year, the 2018 ITFA Annual Conference taking place between the 4-6th September in Cape Town, South Africa, is fast approaching. TheSuper Early Bird price is soon coming to an end! So hurry up and register before 15 April 2018!

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ITFA CEERC Traditional Annual Spring event – 12 April, Budapest, Hungary

Monday, March 5th, 2018

The ITFA Board is pleased to announce that ITFA’s CEERC (Central and Eastern European Regional Committee) is organizing its yearly Educational Event on Thursday 12th April 2018. This year, we are pleased to announce that, for the very first time, the event is going to be held in Budapest, Hungary at the premises of OTP Bank Plc, Baber […]

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ITFA Newsletter – February 2018 Issue

Monday, February 26th, 2018

We are pleased to inform you that the February 2018 ITFA Newsletter is now out. Please click here to open the blog. In the event that you cannot view the blog click here for a PDF format.

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