Insuring Short-Term Trade Finance

London will play host to the first and only insurance focused event on short-term trade credit space. Hear from industry experts and stay on the forefront of short terms trade finance, as well as latest trends in the sector.

The event tracks the latest in the public and private insurance industry, credit and decision making from a bank’s perspective and credit insurance from a regulatory perspective.

Banks, financiers & corporates can attend for free, for anyone else, TFG offer’s an exclusive 10% discount. Use the discount code FKW53772TFG

What is the Insuring Short-Term Trade Finance Conference about?

Location: Crowne Plaza, The City | London, United Kingdom 

Date: 27th November 2018

Insuring Short-Term Trade Finance Forum tracks the changes in the insurance (both public and private) space. Looking at current market trends for claims and a forward-looking view, as well as big data and digitalisation, the forum is the only focused event on the insurance market.

If you are a banker, financier or corporate, you may be eligible for a complimentary pass.

This is a unique gathering, where you can network with established insurance and finance providers and hear about how the insurance sector is helping the trade and receivables finance space.

Keynote speakers include Vinco David, Secretary General of the Berne Union, Robert Nijhout, Executive Director of ICISA, and Francois Terrade, Managing Director at Demica Solutions.

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08:30 – 09:00Morning Networking: Coffee and Registration
09:00 – 09:15 Chair’s Opening Remarks
09:15 – 10:00Trends in the Public Insurance Industry
10:00 – 10:40Private Insurance Market Update
10:40 – 11:10Morning Break
11:10 – 11:50Where Credit’s Due: How Banks Analyse Prospective Clients
11:50 – 12:30Insurance Supporting the Financing of Trade Receivables
12:30 – 13:50Networking Lunch
13:50 – 14:40Credit Insurance from a Regulatory and Rating Agency Perspective
14:40 – 15:30Policy Wording: Standardisation and the Hunt for Capital Relief
15:30 – 15:50Afternoon Refreshments
15:50 – 16:40The Future of Credit Insurance
16:40 – 17:20How Should Insurers React to New Digital Disruption?
17:20 – 18:20 60 minsDrinks Reception

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Who is the conference for?

Insurers and ECAs


Financiers and Business

What is trade finance?

Trade Finance is an umbrella term encompassing many different finance structures which help fund businesses who are importing or exporting goods both domestically and internationally. Whether it’s securing finance on invoices or receivables, freeing up working capital through a Letter of Credit or PO / warehouse finance, or hedging risk through insurance or FX, trade finance is responsible for $3tn USD of trade globally.