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Webinar: Letters of Credit 101: Beginner
September 8, 2017

Would you like to sharpen your basic understanding of Letters of Credit?

Trade Technologies and the International Cotton Association (ICA) are co-hosting this enlightening webinar.

Trade Technologies’ Chip Thomas, will present an informative webinar about LC basics and how they can be used to accelerate cash flow and streamline trade.

The benefit to using a letter of credit is that it provides a conditional guarantee of payment from banks to the exporter (beneficiary) if the terms and conditions of the documentary credit are complied with. Attendees will learn about credit risk, the nuts and bolts of the LC process, and how to avoid discrepancies. Let us show you some of the basic issues that either makes LCs an effective payment mechanism or a major headache and how you can avoid the latter.

Webinar: How to Handle Documentation Discrepancies
September 12, 2017

Trade Technologies and the US Commercial Services are co-hosting this educational webinar series - Letter of Credit Boot Camp: What Every Exporter Needs to Know but Might Be Afraid to Ask.

This is part five of a 6 part webinar series you’ll learn the truth about how Letters of Credit work - how to confidently use them to your advantage, how to control the negotiation process with your prospect, how to work with your bank and make them your ally. Come and get your questions answered so that you can eliminate your frustrations, reduce your payment risks and generate more sales and profits.

Seminar: Letters of Credit Training - What Every Exporter Must Know to Sharpen Their LC Ninja Skills - San Diego
September 21-22, 2017

This interactive 2-day seminar, provides indispensable tools, techniques and practical knowledge for export financing. Attendees will gain a clearer understanding of how to really use payment and financing tools such as letters of credit; offer competitive terms and yet receive payment upon shipment; protect balance sheets from the risks of international trade; and create win-win client relationships that increase international sales and revenue.

Webinar: Setting up a Successful Letter of Credit
October 17, 2017

Trade Technologies and the US Commercial Services are co-hosting this educational webinar series - Letter of Credit Boot Camp: What Every Exporter Needs to Know but Might Be Afraid to Ask.

This is the final webinar of a 6 part webinar series you’ll learn the truth about how Letters of Credit work - how to confidently use them to your advantage, how to control the negotiation process with your prospect, how to work with your bank and make them your ally. Come and get your questions answered so that you can eliminate your frustrations, reduce your payment risks and generate more sales and profits.

Webinar: Incoterms 2010
November 8, 2017

This informative webinar cohosted by Trade Technologies and the International Cotton Association (ICA), will present an in-depth overview of Incoterms® 2010 and how to best select the right Incoterm. We will cover how Incoterms® evolved and their most recent revisions. Time will be spent explaining and demystifying the terms and the implications these terms have on cost and risk. By the end of the session you will be familiar with Incoterms® and which terms are best for you.

Seminar: Letters of Credit Training - What Every Exporter Must Know to Sharpen Their LC Ninja Skills - Atlanta
November 16-17, 2017

This interactive 2-day seminar, provides indispensable tools, techniques and practical knowledge for export financing. Attendees will gain a clearer understanding of how to really use payment and financing tools such as letters of credit; offer competitive terms and yet receive payment upon shipment; protect balance sheets from the risks of international trade; and create win-win client relationships that increase international sales and revenue.

Seminar: Letters of Credit Training - What Every Exporter Must Know to Sharpen Their LC Ninja Skills - Las Vegas
February 15-16, 2018

This interactive 2-day seminar, provides indispensable tools, techniques and practical knowledge for export financing. Attendees will gain a clearer understanding of how to really use payment and financing tools such as letters of credit; offer competitive terms and yet receive payment upon shipment; protect balance sheets from the risks of international trade; and create win-win client relationships that increase international sales and revenue.

Seminar: Letters of Credit Training - What Every Exporter Must Know to Sharpen Their LC Ninja Skills

This interactive 2-day seminar, provides indispensable tools, techniques and practical knowledge for export financing. Attendees will gain a clearer understanding of how to really use payment and financing tools such as letters of credit; offer competitive terms and yet receive payment upon shipment; protect balance sheets from the risks of international trade; and create win-win client relationships that increase international sales and revenue.

Trade Technologies has offices in Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Chicago, Hong Kong, Houston, Istanbul, London, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, Seattle, and Singapore.

About Trade Technologies

Founded in 1999, Trade Technologies (www.tradetechnologies.com) is the largest global provider of trade document services and software. From its offices in Asia, Europe and North America, Trade Technologies provides leading exporters, freight forwarders and international trade banks with trade document solutions, training and consulting.

The Company’s web-based TradeSharp platform and outsourced services enable customers to streamline their operations, save money, accelerate payments, and eliminate discrepancies traditionally involved in international letter of credit, documentary collections and open account transactions. More than 1,500 exporters, global trade banks and freight forwarders depend on Trade Technologies’ services to process almost $10 billion in international trade transactions each year. Globally, Trade Technologies is presenting original letter of credit and other trade documents online to 66 examination offices of 24 banks in 13 countries.

Trade Technologies was named by Silicon Review as one of the “50 Smartest Companies of the Year 2016.” In 2015, Trade Technologies was awarded the Presidential “E” Star Award for Export Services by the U.S. Department of Commerce and was selected by CIO Review Magazine for its annual list of the 20 Most Promising Banking Technology Solution Providers. Trade Technologies was voted the “Best Trade Tech Solutions Company” in 2012 by readers of Trade Finance Magazine. In 2011, Trade Technologies won the Presidential “E” Award for Exports through the U.S. Department of Commerce, the highest recognition any U.S. entity may receive for supporting export growth. In 2010, the Company was awarded a patent on the Trade Technologies software platform and process.