International Trade finance signifies financing for trade in international trade transactions. Various intermediaries such as banks and financial institutions facilitate these transactions by financing the trade through instruments such as Letter of Credit, Bank Guarantees etc.
This certification is suitable for Senior corporate banking relationship managers, senior corporate treasury professionals and specialists within transaction banking functions & Treasury executives, as well as business development, compliance and legal officers. Comprising 5 core courses and 4 electives, the industry-validated syllabus of CTFP was developed by a group of leading trade finance experts drawn from SSINST’s Banking Commission. Each course has been tailor-made to develop the skills needed to sell, deliver and process global trade finance solutions. After completing individual courses or the full certificate, holders of the Global Trade Certificate (GTC), Certificate for Documentary Credit Specialists (CDCS), Certificate for Specialists in Demand Guarantees (CSDG) and the Certificate in Trade and International Finance (CITF) programs will earn valuable CPD points for their required recertification. This program is accredited by London Institute of Banking & Finance (LIBF) and the Institute of Banking & Finance Singapore.