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Claudia Haas joins TrustBills senior management team
15 February 2018

TrustBills boosts management team
13 June 2016

 BPO and short-term credit insurance
BPO and short-term credit insurance
Markus Wohlgeschaffen
12 October 2015

By Markus Wohlgeschaffen, global head of trade products, UniCredit and member of the banking advisory board, International Chamber of Commerce (ICC); and Andre Casterman, global head of corporate and trade markets, SWIFT and chair of the BPO project

Istanbul hosts SME-focused ICC Banking community
Istanbul hosts SME-focused ICC Banking community
Hesham Zakai
7 November 2014

More than 400 trade finance practitioners gathered in Turkey’s cultural and commercial capital Istanbul this week for the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Banking Commission, hosted by ICC Turkey.

ICC makes Banking Commission leadership changes
ICC makes Banking Commission leadership changes
Jonathan Bell
29 October 2014

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has appointed six new advisory board members to its Banking Commission, and three new Technical Advisors on the ICC Trade Register project. The appointments form an integral part of ICC’s plans to stimulate the continued growth and evolution of its leadership structure.

Supply chain finance: What’s in a name?
Supply chain finance: What’s in a name?
Dan Sheriff
29 October 2014

Tackling terminology now could be a stitch in time for the supply chain finance industry - but it will not be an easy ride

Ambitious ITFA revamp looks to the future
Ambitious ITFA revamp looks to the future
Hesham Zakai
10 October 2014

Hesham Zakai reports on changes taking place within the International Forfaiting Association.

Ambitious ITFA revamp looks to the future
Ambitious ITFA revamp looks to the future
Hesham Zakai
12 September 2014

The International Trade and Forfaiting Association (ITFA), formerly the International Forfaiting Association (IFA), has undergone an ambitious revamp focused on playing a bigger role in a changing market landscape and building a more viable structure for the future.

SWIFT and essDOCS combine with electronic bills of lading for BPO
SWIFT and essDOCS combine with electronic bills of lading for BPO
Jonathan Bell
26 March 2014

In an important development in the further provision of electronic trade, essDOCS, the leading shipping and trade eDocs provider, has announced two major projects extending its electronic document solution offerings and enhancing the capabilities of SWIFT bank and corporate users.

Financing Trade and International Supply Chains published
Financing Trade and International Supply Chains published
Jonathan Bell
7 February 2014

Perhaps surprisingly there are very few good books about international trade finance, and those that are available are somewhat dated. So it comes with considerable relief that Alexander R Malaket has written Financing Trade and International Supply Chains, which is published this month by Gower Publishing in the UK.

Trade finance and the BPO: World Trade Organisation Public Forum 2013
Trade finance and the BPO: World Trade Organisation Public Forum 2013
Alexander R Malaket
25 October 2013

Alexander Malaket, president of OPUS Advisory Services International, and managing director of Trade Finance Associates Ltd, reports on the trade finance and BPO panel at the WTO Public Forum 2013 held in Geneva in early October.

Video Interview: Markus Wohlgeschaffen, Head of Global Trade Finance and Services, Unicredit
Video Interview: Markus Wohlgeschaffen, Head of Global Trade Finance and Services, Unicredit
Jonathan Bell
7 October 2013

Markus Wohlgeschaffen, Head of Global Trade Finance and Services at Unicredit talks BPO, technological innovation and multi-bank platforms with Jonathan Bell, Editor-in-Chief, TXF.

JB's weekly round-up - 7 October 2013
JB's weekly round-up - 7 October 2013
Jonathan Bell
7 October 2013

There appears to be plenty of personnel movements in the trade finance sector at the present time – some of these we are able to write about, while others are, shall we say, sensitive at the present time. The good thing about all this is that institutions are hiring – and the signs are that, at least in some sectors, the market is picking up.

Global head interview – UniCredit
Global head interview – UniCredit
Jonathan Bell
11 September 2013

TXF talks to UniCredit about the current state of the trade and supply chain finance market.

BPO firmly enters the bigger arena
BPO firmly enters the bigger arena
Jonathan Bell
11 September 2013

With the launch of the official rules for the BPO earlier this year, Jonathan Bell asks several prominent trade bankers about their expectations for the implementation of the tool within international trade.