Join us at the first Trade Finance Program (TFP) Awards and Partners Dinner on 5 September 2017, 6:00 p.m. The only dinner event held in connection to the Global Trade Review (GTR) Asia Trade and Treasury Week, it will provide a great environment to reconnect with old friends in the trade finance business and an opportunity to meet new ones. Michael Barrow, Director General of ADB’s Private Sector Operations, and Steven Beck, Head of Trade Finance at ADB, will present the TFP awards. Vincent O’Brien, Adviser to the ICC will host the event.

This year, in addition to the Leading Partner Bank in each developing member country, TFP will give four new awards – Trade Deal of the Year, Best SME Deal, Most Progressive Bank on Gender Strategy and Implementation, and SCFP Partner of the Year. 

Gold sponsors are Bank for Investment and Development of Viet Nam and Dutch-Bangla Bank Limited. Silver sponsors are BNP Paribas, JPMorgan Chase Bank, Saigon-Hanoi Commercial Bank, and Standard Chartered Bank. This event is supported by the Government of Australia.

Dinner venue

The TFP Awards and Partners Dinner will take place at the beautiful Shangri-La Rasa’s Hotel in Sentosa overlooking the harbor front of Singapore. Free transportation will be provided from the GTR Asia Trade and Treasury Week at Mice Porte CoChere (taxi area) on Level 1, Marina Bay Sands. Buses will leave every 15 minutes from Marina Bay Sands to Sentosa starting at 5:30 p.m. Free return transportation to the city will also be available every 15 minutes starting at 9:00 p.m until 11:00 p.m.

Dinner cost

The TFP Awards and Partners Dinner is US$20 all inclusive. Registration and payment may be made by contacting GTR's Rupert Hedley at <[email protected]> or by phone at +44 (0) 20 8772 3003.

GTR Asia Trade and Treasury Week 2017 (September 5–8)

This is a 4–day conference of the Global Trade Review (GTR), which is a related but separate event to the TFP Awards and Partners Dinner. Download the brochure for more information. 

TFP partner banks are eligible for a 20% discount on the registration fee for this conference. TFP partner banks who wish to attend this conference should register online and use the code – ADB20. Alternatively, single day conference tickets (for day 1 and 2 only) may also be purchased by TFP partner banks only, by contacting GTR's Rupert Hedley at <[email protected]> or by phone at +44 (0) 20 8772 3003.

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