Global trade has become more complex and the economic environment more uncertain. Corporates' earnings are volatile and trade financiers are required to cope with unfamiliar risks. It is extremely important for trade finance practitioners to have a complete understanding of the current scenario, the proper use of products and the risk attributable to different business situations. Risk avoidance and management underlines all trade finance activities.
All trade finance practitioners, from banks and multinational corporations, credit rating agencies and regulatory authorities cannot afford to miss this course which enables you to mitigate, change and stylise your trade finance strategy.
Summary of course content
- Contractual and documentary credit structures
- Third party documents
- Title documents, negotiability and endorsements
- Instalment credits
- Various types of letters of credit and guarantees
- Mechanism of documentation collections
- Accounts receivable financing
- Trade credit insurance
The course will be taught at an intermediate level. It should appeal to experienced trade finance professionals and users.
It is assumed delegates will have knowledge of trade finance principles, tools and mechanisms. While treatment of every topic will commence at a basic level, the discussion will progress swiftly to the more evolved aspects. This is a highly interactive course.
Many concepts will be introduced and illustrated through group discussions and the carefully designed case studies related to Asia and the emerging markets.
All Modules can be booked separately.
Attend all the modules and save US$1,690
School of Trade Finance
Module 1: Trade Finance Products & Mechanisms (School of Trade Finance)
Module 2: Commodity Trade Finance (School of Trade Finance)
This programme is approved for listing on the Financial Training Scheme (FTS) Programme Directory and is eligible for FTS claims subject to all eligibility criteria being met.
Please note that in no way does this represent an endorsement of the quality of the training provider and programme. Participants are advised to assess the suitability of the programme and its relevance to participants’ business activities or job roles.
The FTS is available to eligible entities, at a 50% funding level of programme fees, subject to a cap of $2,000/participant/programme and all eligibility criteria being met. FTS claims may only be made for programmes listed on the FTS Programme Directory with specified validity period. Please refer to www.ibf.org.sg for more information.
Please note that this course is only eligible for FTS Funding when registering for all modules.