Thank You For Attending The Seminar & Christmas Parties On 5 December 2022, London and New York City

Monday, December 12th, 2022

The ITFA Board was overwhelmed by the record numbers in attendance at the ITFA Seminar and Christmas Party which was held on Monday 5th December at the DoubleTree Tower Bridge Hotel, London.

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Demica’s 2023 Annual Benchmark Survey

Tuesday, December 6th, 2022

At the request of Demica, a member of the ITFA Fintech Committee, we are sending you the recently launched annual benchmarking survey for banks in trade finance. After an overwhelmingly positive response to last year’s benchmark report for banks in trade finance, Demica needs your input for the 2023 survey!

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Uniform Rules for Transferable Electronic Payment Obligations (URTEPO)

Monday, December 5th, 2022

As new technology and legislation ushers in the ability to create electronic payment obligations, ITFA is proud to announce the publication of a unique set of rules covering the transfer of these obligations. We believe that the rules will provide the industry with a robust framework within which to operate with confidence, and enable the modernisation of the traditional forfaiting market.

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ITFA Martin Ashurst Mentoring Scheme 2023

Thursday, December 1st, 2022

We are calling on all prospective mentors and mentees to join the 2023 cohort of the ITFA Martin Ashurst Trade Finance Mentoring Scheme. Expressions of interest from prospective mentors and mentees should be submitted by 20th January 2023.

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ITFA 49th Annual Conference, Abu Dhabi – 11-13 October 2023

Wednesday, November 30th, 2022

ITFA is delighted to formally announce the much awaited 2023 ITFA Annual Conference. Registration is now open – please click here to register and benefit from SUPER Early Bird prices.

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Kyriba joins the DNI Initiative – the industry’s leading MLETR community

Tuesday, November 29th, 2022

Despite global consensus on the importance of converting the paper-based Trade business into a digital format, there’s a bold contrast between the steps already taken by some regulators to accept the digital Trade instruments as enforceable documents, and others who are still relatively lagging behind.

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Update – ITFA Christmas Party And Seminar, London – 5 December 2022

Friday, November 18th, 2022

Following the great response we have received in relation to the ITFA year-end Seminar and the ITFA Christmas Party taking place on Monday 05 December 2022, we regret to inform our esteemed members that registration for both events is closed. Should there be delegates who were not able to register on time, and are interested in attending, kindly let us know and we will put you down on a waiting list.

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ITFA and Fitch Ratings on Developments in Trade Finance Funds, 29 November 2022

Wednesday, November 16th, 2022

We invite you to a panel webinar on trade finance funds to be jointly held by ITFA and Fitch Ratings on November 29th at 2:00pm GMT. To register please click here.

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ITFA supports Paris Europlace in its new mission to accelerate digitization of international trade operations

Friday, November 11th, 2022

Launch of a programme assigned to Paris Europlace to accelerate the digitization of international trade finance operations

The UNCITRAL Model Law for Electronic Transferable Records (MLETR) has been making waves in France too.

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ITFA’s Full Publication – White Paper on Sustainable Trade Finance and African Trade

Thursday, November 10th, 2022

ITFA is proud to announce the publication of its full White Paper on sustainable trade finance and African trade, following consultation with the industry on its positioning paper published in October 2022. Produced by the ITFA team and Kleos Advisory, this White Paper seeks to give an African voice to the evolving debate on sustainability standards for trade.

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BCR and ITFA: Trade and Investment Finance Forum 2023, 9 March – Discounts For ITFA Members

Wednesday, November 9th, 2022

ITFA is delighted to join BCR to co-host the first Trade and Investment Finance Forum (TIF23), which is going to be held on 9 March 2023 at SMBC Bank, 100 Liverpool Street, London, EC2M 2AT.

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GTR Nordics 2022, Stockholm – Discounts for ITFA members

Friday, November 4th, 2022

ITFA is delighted to once again partner with Global Trade Review (GTR) for GTR Nordics 2022, taking place in Stockholm on Nov 16.

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