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Annual Trade Finance Compliance Conference Online from New York

27-28 October 2021


Annual Trade Finance Compliance Conference

Compliance in trade finance is an ever-growing and ever-shifting landscape. 

The changing regulatory environment, the impact of trade sanctions on organised crime and the use of technology to counter trade-based financial crime are just some of the major topics that will be discussed at the Annual Trade Finance Compliance Conference (ATFCC).

This online event brings together leading experts, regulators and global trade compliance practitioners from across the globe to discuss the latest industry trends and hot topics. 

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Date: 27-28 October

Who should attend?

This event is for all professionals whose roles are impacted by the international issues and developments in trade finance compliance.

How is the event being held?

It’s going to be hosted online from New York by The London Institute of Banking & Finance in collaboration with our partners, The Institute of International Banking Law and Practice (IIBLP) and Coastline Solutions.



Register your place  


Agenda key topics

Day 1

  • Welcome and Introduction to Day 1
  • The Professor James E. Byrne Memorial Keynote Address:
  • Top News and Trends in Trade and TBFC
  • Shipping Panel
  • KYC Panel
  • Tales from the Trenches

Day 2

  • Welcome and Introduction to Day 2
  • Trade-based Money Laundering
  • Trade Sanctions
  • Technology and Trade Based Financial Crime
  • Containerization and False Red Flags
  • Trade Fraud in 2021: hindsight is 20/20
  • Wrap UP and Q&A Panel
  • Closing Remarks and Prize Draw
View the full schedule.

This conference is held in association with the internationally recognised Certificate in Trade Finance Compliance (CTFC). 

CTFC has been designed to help trade finance professionals:

  • identify the best practices for exercising due diligence in trade transactions,
  • gain the knowledge required to prevent trade-based financial crime, and
  • progress your career.

Considering enhancing your trade finance compliance knowledge? Register to study CTFC before 25 October 2021 and receive a free pass to ATFCC – worth US $349! For more information please contact trade@libf.ac.uk.
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