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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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ITFA newsletter – February 2019 issue

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

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

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19th RFIx Receivables Finance International Convention – 6/7 March 2019, London

Monday, February 11th, 2019

Following ITFA’s agreement with BCR, the ITFA Board is pleased to announce that it has secured discounted passes to the 19th RFIx Receivables Finance International Convention, which is being held at London Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square, London between March 6th and 7th, 2019. 

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S & W Trade Finance Breakfast Seminar – 28 February, 2019

Monday, February 11th, 2019

In collaboration with Sullivan & Worcester, ITFA is pleased to invite you to yet another Trade Finance Breakfast Seminar entitled: ”Payment Instruments and Other Trade Documentation – An Overview and Some Current Issues”. This seminar is going to be held on Thursday 28th February 2019, at New Broad Street House, 35 New Broad Street, London, EC2M 1NH, UK. Registration and breakfast are at 8:15 am followed […]

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VEFI Bowling And Jass Championship – 21st March 2019

Friday, February 8th, 2019

The ITFA Board together with the Board of VEFI, the Association of Forfaiters in Switzerland, would like to invite you to the VEFI and ITFA Bowling and Jass Championship evening. This invitation is extended not only to ITFA members but also to all colleagues who are handling forfaiting business.

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