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VIDEO: DEVELOPMENT FINANCE - THE ROLE OF EXPORT CREDIT AGENCIES, TRADE CREDIT INSURERS AND DEVELOPMENT BANKS

TFG heard from development finance expert Diana Smallridge on the role of various institutions when it comes to financing trade, infrastructure...

Business as unusual - the nebulous impacts of Covid-19 on trade finance

BUSINESS AS UNUSUAL - THE NEBULOUS IMPACTS OF COVID-19 ON TRADE FINANCE

Normal may soon be very different. Amidst the growing fallout of Covid-19, many once-normal aspects of commerce and lifelike business...

 
 
 

VIDEO: AFRICAN INVESTMENT LANDSCAPE - IS THERE A LIQUIDITY / RISK MITIGATION MISMATCH?

TFG heard from John Lentaigne, Acting CEO at African Trade Insurance Agency, on the current investment landscape in Africa. Lentaigne...

Q&A: Looking to the cloud - the trade paradigm of the future

Q&A: LOOKING TO THE CLOUD - THE TRADE PARADIGM OF THE FUTURE

A recent study from Finastra and East & Partners indicated a widening gap between corporate expectations and the services offered by...

 
 
 
PODCAST: APAC Trade and Supply Chain Finance Market Commentary

PODCAST: APAC TRADE AND SUPPLY CHAIN FINANCE MARKET COMMENTARY

Today's podcast is all about Asian trade flows and their expected growth, which is predicted to be between 4-9%, according to the ICC....

WHITEPAPER: Asia's digital trade landscape heading into a new decade

WHITEPAPER: ASIA'S DIGITAL TRADE LANDSCAPE HEADING INTO A NEW DECADE

As the region solidifies its global trade leadership, banks gain an opportunity to serve new finance needs as long as they make needed...

 
 
 
Coronavirus and its impact on currencies

CORONAVIRUS AND ITS IMPACT ON CURRENCIES

Unexpected and unpredictable, COVID-19 has already made a huge impact on global economies and markets, including the currency market....

TFG WEEKLY TRADE BRIEFING, 30TH MARCH 2020

Your Monday morning coffee briefing from TFG. Here are some of the last week's updates from the trade sector. The corona mayhem continues,...

 
 
 
ITFA issues guidance on use of electronic signatures

ITFA ISSUES GUIDANCE ON USE OF ELECTRONIC SIGNATURES

In light of the COVID-19 outbreak, ITFA looked at the position of e-signing contracts, releasing practical guidance on how they are...

TFG LAUNCHES INTERACTIVE PERIODIC TABLE OF DLT AND BLOCKCHAIN TRADE FINANCE PROJECTS

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PODCAST: Wolfsberg Group: Fighting financial crime when the going gets tough

PODCAST: WOLFSBERG GROUP: FIGHTING FINANCIAL CRIME WHEN THE GOING GETS TOUGH

Money fuels serious crime, including drugs trafficking, human slavery and terrorism. Managing financial crime risk while keeping up...

Linking food security, trade and climate change. The key role of Southern Cone countries

LINKING FOOD SECURITY, TRADE AND CLIMATE CHANGE. THE KEY ROLE OF SOUTHERN CONE COUNTRIES

This article is co-authored by: Ernesto Viglizzo and Paloma Ochoa The Group of Producing Countries from the Southern Cone , is a network...

 
 
 

VIDEO: ARE THERE ENOUGH TRADE ASSETS TO FINANCE IN THE MARKET AND ARE THERE LIQUIDITY ISSUES?

TFG spoke to Clyde & Co's Robert Parson at ExCred International, about the development of trade finance as an asset class and the role...

13-second payments - SWIFT gpi Exclusive on Universal Payment Confirmations

13-SECOND PAYMENTS - SWIFT GPI EXCLUSIVE ON UNIVERSAL PAYMENT CONFIRMATIONS

13. Unlucky for some. Not for TIPS FAST... Given the recent uncertainties around the future of SWIFT gpi, TFG's Ross McKenzie spoke...

 
 
 
Tokenization: Solving Trade Finance Problems or Purely Conceptual?

TOKENIZATION: SOLVING TRADE FINANCE PROBLEMS OR PURELY CONCEPTUAL?

While Bitcoin and other associated cryptocurrencies have long been the face of blockchain, many other applications have sprung out...

TFG WEEKLY TRADE BRIEFING, 23RD MARCH 2020

Your Monday morning coffee briefing from TFG. Here are some of the last week's updates from the trade sector. The impact of the coronavirus...

 
 
 
PODCAST: ADB -Development Banks step up in the fight against COVID-19

PODCAST: ADB -DEVELOPMENT BANKS STEP UP IN THE FIGHT AGAINST COVID-19

The impact of COVID-19 on trade finance is hard to gauge at this current point in time, as the situation changes day by day. But the...

ANNOUNCED: International TFG Trade Awards 2020

ANNOUNCED: INTERNATIONAL TFG TRADE AWARDS 2020

Today we have announced the organizations recognized and commended for their contribution to the trade sector at the International...

 
 
 
An Exclusive Interview on URDG and BPO with trade expert Abdurrahman Ozalp

AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW ON URDG AND BPO WITH TRADE EXPERT ABDURRAHMAN OZALP

Trust plays a big role when it comes to trade in developing economies. Turkey is no exception. The need for bank guarantees, understanding...

VIDEO: BPIFRANCE - FRENCH EXPORT MARKET OVERVIEW, AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH THE FRENCH ECA

TFG heard from Bpifrance around the current market and appetite for lending to French exporters, discussing market opportunities and...

 
 
 



Coronavirus: Boris Johnson 'improving' and 'sitting up in bed', says...

Coronavirus: Boris Johnson 'improving' and 'sitting up in bed', says Chancellor Rishi Sunak

Boris Johnson remains in intensive care but is "improving" and "sitting up in bed" engaging with doctors, Chancellor Rishi Sunak has said. Read more ...

Donald Trump says he will 'look at' pardoning Tiger King's Joe Exotic

Donald Trump says he will 'look at' pardoning Tiger King's Joe Exotic

President Trump said he would look at pardoning Joe Exotic, the star of the Netflix series 'Tiger King' who is currently serving 22 years in prison for a murder-for-hire plot. Read more ...

Prince Charles and Camilla celebrate wedding anniversary during lockdown

Prince Charles and Camilla celebrate wedding anniversary during lockdown

Prince Charles and wife Camilla marked their 15th wedding anniversary by posing for an intimate photograph from their Scottish home on the Balmoral Estate days after the Prince... Read more ...

Sadio Mane admits he was 'thinking about Man Utd' before Liverpool transfer

Sadio Mane admits he was 'thinking about Man Utd' before Liverpool transfer

Mane has developed into one of the world's best players since his £34m switch to Jurgen Klopp's side, but has admitted he was anticipating a move to fierce rivals Manchester United Read more ...

Rapper Chynna Rogers Dead at 25

Rapper Chynna Rogers Dead at 25

West Philadelphia native and rapper Chynna Rogers has died at 25, E! News confirmed. "Chynna was deeply loved and will be sorely missed," said Rogers' family in a statement... Read more ...

Coronavirus: Premier League players launch charity fund to help NHS

Coronavirus: Premier League players launch charity fund to help NHS

Leading Premier League footballers have launched a fund for NHS charities called PlayersTogether to aid the fight against coronavirus. Read more ...

Lorry driver admits manslaughter of 39 people found dead in refrigerated truck

Lorry driver admits manslaughter of 39 people found dead in refrigerated truck

Maurice Robinson, 25, admitted the charges at the Old Bailey this afternoon. Read more ...

Ousted Navy Secretary Thomas Modly's trip to USS Roosevelt in Guam cost more...

Ousted Navy Secretary Thomas Modly's trip to USS Roosevelt in Guam cost more than $243,000

Former Acting US Navy Secretary Thomas Modly flew 35 hours from Washington, DC, to Guam over the weekend to speak to sailors aboard the coronavirus-stricken USS Roosevelt. Read more ...

Premier League stars confirm coronavirus initiative to raise funds for NHS

Premier League stars confirm coronavirus initiative to raise funds for NHS

Premier League stars have confirmed they have started an initiative to help the NHS fight coronavirus. Read more ...

Anthony Fauci says people who recover from the coronavirus should be immune...

Anthony Fauci says people who recover from the coronavirus should be immune through at least September. But some scientists worry that not all patients develop antibodies

Dr. Anthony Fauci says people who recover from the coronavirus will likely be immune should a second wave of infection spread in the early fall. He explained that because the... Read more ...