ITFA NERC event – 5th February 2020, London by Karl Page, Chair of ITFA NERC

Tuesday, 18 February

5th February saw the first major ITFA event of 2020 take place in London. The North European Regional Committee (NERC) hosted a well-attended seminar that covered three topics of current interest in the trade finance market, namely Structured Letters of Credit, Brexit and Chinese investment in Africa. First up was a panel discussion on Structured LCs, […]

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NEW BAFT MPA’S ABSENT FRAUD CLAUSE: “WE’RE SURE YOU DON’T NEED IT” by Shannon Manders, ITFA Consultant

Friday, 8 March

The removal of the fraud clause from BAFT’s revised and updated English law Master Participation Agreement (MPA) is proving a sticking point for some industry practitioners, who feel that it is important for the document to state that the seller takes full risk. The new MPA, released last year, has no separate provision dealing with […]

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