The IFC Short Term Finance Team, a department of the International Finance Corporation organised the
IFC’s 7th Annual Trade Finance Seminar in Washington DC, USA on 30 March 2011. Over 200
people attended this year’s event and the feedback received was highly positive. A wide variety of focused presentations were featured at the event and delegates had the
opportunity to build new relationships duringthe networking sessions. For your reference,
please note that the presentations given during the sessions are now available in our
website through the following LINK. THE NEXT ANNUAL TRADE FINANCE SEMINAR IS
SCHEDULED FOR APRIL 11, 2012. PLEASE MARK YOUR CALENDAR!
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Trade & Beyond: IFC’s Strategy in Short-term Finance Georgina Baker, Director, Short Term Finance You Said It!: Results of the ICC-WTO Global Trade Finance Survey – Vincent O’Brien, ICC Rep to the WTO Expert Group on Financial Crisis
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Global Economic Analysis of Trade and Macro ConditionsAndrew Burns (World Bank) What’s New? Short-term Products Unveiled
Structured Trade-Commodity Finance – Case of Ghana Cocoa: Craig Polkinghorne, Global Head, Structured Commodity & Trade Finance (Standard Bank)