Webinar: Unleashing Opportunity through Working Capital

May 16, 2017
1:00PM EDT
Cost: $25.00

Join us on May 16 to learn how to finance exports and grow your tech services business internationally. At this event, guess speaker, Marianne Hughes, Export Finance Manager from the Export-Import Bank of the United States, will discuss how your business can: borrow more with the same collateral, secure performance and bid bonds necessary to win projects and increase your global competitiveness with a working capital loan guarantee. 98% of export companies are small businesses. Don't limit your growth by not exporting!

Topics that will be addressed during the webinar:

Marianne Hughes
Export-Import Bank of the United States

Marianne Hughes is an EXIM Regional Director based in Los Angeles. She is responsible for providing export counseling to small and medium sized businesses as they enter or expand in the global marketplace.

About Export-Import Bank of the United States:
EXIM Bank is the official export credit agency of the United States. Its mission is to help finance exports of U.S. goods and services primarily to emerging markets to help create and sustain U.S. export-related jobs.

EXIM Bank provides loan guarantees, export credit insurance and direct loans to businesses of all sizes. No transaction is too large or too small.

EXIM Bank collects fees for the financing that it provides and is a self-sustaining, independent federal agency in the Executive Branch. During the past 15 years it has earned a net positive cash flow and has returned over $4 billion to the U.S. Treasury in excess of its costs of operation.

On average between 85 and 90 percent of its transactions directly benefit small businesses.

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

About Trade Technologies

Founded in 1999, Trade Technologies ( 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 TradeSharp software platform and process.