The second Graduation event of the IFC FIT Initiative and the first such event in Pakistan was held in Lahore on 20 December 2008.

FIT_Lahore_Graduation

The Graduation which was hosted by the Institute of Bankers Pakistan, was overseen by eBSI First Director Vincent O’Brien and local course coordinator Mr. Umar Farooq.

The IFC ‘FIT Initiative’ is an essential component in the training make up of all trade finance practitioners given its practical online approach to a broad spectrum of core trade finance products including Documentary Collections, Documentary Credits, Factoring, Forfaiting, Invoice Discounting, Bonds and Guarantees as well as ICC approved training on the new UCP 600.

Leading to a Certificate in Finance in International Trade from the Institute of Export UK as well as a certificate of accomplishment in ICC UCP 600 this training programme will launch in Pakistan on 15 July 2009.