A Retiring Glance At Trade – Past, Present And Future
As my tenure at UK Trade & Investment draws to a close, it’s time for a little reflection…
Find out how to access the capital and credit insurance you need to make the most of international opportunities and prepare your business for the enforcement of the Bribery Act.
The Export Credits Guarantee Department (ECGD) is the
The Government’s White Paper on Trade announced in February that ECGD would be bringing out the following four new initiatives shortly to help
· A widening of the eligibility of the existing short term credit insurance policy,
the Export Insurance Policy (EXIP);
· A bond support scheme;
· An export working capital scheme;
· A foreign exchange credit support product.
Join us for this important afternoon seminar on Tuesday 17 May which will introduce you to the new products, highlight how these will assist you to develop your export activity and provide you with an overview of their key features.
Following on from our seminar in February, the afternoon will also offer an opportunity to find out more about the recently published Bribery Act guidance and the changes it will bring for your company ahead of 1 July, when the Act will now come into force. Explore what you need to do to protect your business and receive expert advice on the preparations you should have in place before the Act commences.
Don’t miss out on the practical support available to ensure you succeed in trading overseas and book a free place today!
13h45 Registration and Refreshments
14h00 Welcome and Introduction
14h05 ECGD Extra Support for Export
Tahir Ahmed, Head of the Chief Executive's Office, ECGD
14h50 Question and Answer Session
15h30 Tea / Coffee
15h45 Bribery Act Update
Andrew Shipley, Partner, Roythornes LLP
16h15 Question and Answer Session
Why not make a day of it and join us on the morning of 17 May at