Eeva-Maija Pietikainen, Head of Trade Finance and Country Risk at Finnvera, spoke with TXF CEO Dan Sheriff at the recent TXF Dealmakers event in Berlin. In this interview, they discuss Finnvera’s expanded mandate to support Finnish industry, its efforts to redirect trade flows with Russia, and the challenges that still prevent greater investment in Africa.
In the wake of the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB)'s recently proposed changes to the way companies disclose information related to supply chain finance, TXF will conduct a live interview with Gary R. Buesser, board member at the FASB in the US. Register now.
The International Trade and Forfaiting Association (ITFA) has unveiled a new set of industry rules that cover the transfer of electronic payment obligations, which can be used to support the finance of international trade. ITFA outlines how the rules prepare the market for the practicalities of the digital world.
TXF’s Perfect 10 Awards recognise the best and brightest in export and commodities finance worldwide, and submissions are now open. Submit your deals by 31 December, and they will be considered by both the TXF Intelligence team and the broader market for recognition