Facebook recently announced a “blockchain powered currency” called Libra which appears to be a potentially game changing development in payments. Although there is scepticism and uncertainty, Facebook’s Libra initiative is something to be encouraged and applauded. With the caveat that FB needs to be watched very carefully as it has over the years proclaimed in its various mission statements that it wants to “move fast, break things, build things and add stable infrastructure”.
Given the amount of technology that provides access to better financial management, owners of small businesses are fairly confident nowadays about being able to survive the volatility of markets.
TFG were live at the Telegraph’s Future of Trade & Export conference, joined by Michael Boguslavsky, Head of AI at Tradeteq. There are a number of disruptive opportunities to digitise trade finance, including, machine learning, artificial intelligence, robotics, natural language processing.
Personal Guarantees 101. TFG heard from Todd Davison at Purbeck Insurance Services on personal guarantees and what this means for raising finance for a company
Trade Finance Global attended the headline event of the commercial finance industry, the 10th NACFB Commercial Finance Expo 2019.
TFG heard from Foothold America on key tips to setting up shop, expanding and considering the USA as a new opportunity for your business.
Nurturing a startup is hard, more so a crypto project. Investing in a crypto PR Agency gives you an edge over competition helping you build a reputable brand.
TFG heard from Eng. Hani Salem Sonbol, CEO, International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation
Bitcoin is gaining more popularity in the world of trading. With more people who want to make more money for themselves, trading bitcoin has become a trend these days. However, bitcoin is a different kind of money, which is why it’s more prudent to get familiar with the fundamentals of this cryptocurrency and see if using bitcoins in buying and selling goods can be a profitable venture for anyone.
When you join the investment and trading world, you’re in a whole new place. It’s an exciting moment that gives you a rush, even when you have only a small amount of success. All of that excitement can be an excellent motivator to keep going, or it could be what causes you to make irrational decisions, ultimately throwing everything away.
Seeking bridging finance for property acquisitions is not uncommon in the UK property market.
These types of loans are very useful when needing money to cover gaps in available finances. Such gaps can occur when a sale of a property gets delayed, the proceeds of which were expected to fund the purchase of another property. In such an instance, the deal can still go ahead to acquire the property using bridging finance.
Crypto assets (including Crypto currencies) and the technologies which underpin them are important because of the potentially huge benefits to society they can deliver. TFG heard from Manu Duggall on their standing under English law, which will determine whether that law will be chosen as the law of the contract and the forum for disputes over others.
AFEX Reports. We have dined on Brexit for over two years now. Although some are understandably sick of the subject, Brexit has been quite costly to European businesses.
Investment and wealth creation are two parallels that meet. The investment process, the technicalities involved and the study of trends can be overwhelming. This is even true for forex exchange trading. But the result of trading efforts is always worth the while.
TFG are delighted to be joined by Michael Vatikiotis, who was the keynote speaker earlier today at FCI’s 51st Annual Meeting in Ho Chi Minh City, an experienced author, journalist and conflict moderator specialising in Southeast Asia.