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14 Dec 2007
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£160.00
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Few books on the subject of International Trade Finance offer real practical guidance like this and none with such extensive and detailed coverage.  Written by experienced bankers the book includes specimen letters, check lists, guidance notes, examples, diagrams, tables and glossary and is fully up to date with ICC Publication UCP 600.  Complicated implementation issues are addressed in a clear and comprehensive fashion, making this an essential tool for navigating solutions to international trade finance.


Description

Few books on the subject of International Trade Finance offer real practical guidance like this and none with such extensive and detailed coverage.  Written by experienced bankers the book includes specimen letters, check lists, guidance notes, examples, diagrams, tables and glossary and is fully up to date with ICC Publication UCP 600.  Complicated implementation issues are addressed in a clear and comprehensive fashion, making this an essential tool for navigating solutions to international trade finance.


Reviews

'I am very impressed by this book, which is very well written and set out, and refreshingly up-to-date in its content and outlook. It is obviously written by authors with practical experience for use in practical situations, and is all the better for that.' - Peter C. McGregor, Sheffield Hallam University and Chief Examiner, Chartered Institute of Financial Services


Contents

International Trade and Inherent Risks
Services Offered by Commercial Banks
Methods of Trade
Foreign Exchange Rates
Bills of Exchange, Collections, Purchasing and Discounting
Documentary Letters of Credit
Letters of Credit - Types
Methods of Payment Settlement
Financial load variations
Incoterms
Documents in Foreign Trade - Significance
Negotiation of Documents
Factoring and Forfeiting
Electronic Documents (EUCP)
Scrutiny of Documents - Procedures
Common Irregularities in Documents
Guarantees and International Bonds
Definitions
International Chamber of Commerce Rules for Dispute Resolution (DOCDEX Rules)
Export Risks Insurance and ECGD
Marine Insurance
Glossary
Index


Authors

TARSEM BHOGAL has over 30 years experience in banking and training and is former Principal of the Staff Training Centre, Association of Indian Banks in the United Kingdom. Previously a senior faculty member of an international bank's regional staff training and development centre in London, UK,Bhogal set up a regional staff training centre of a public sector bank in northern India. He has been a practical banker, managing banking operations in Kenya, India and the United Kingdom, starting his career with The Standard Bank Limited, Nairobi. Bhogal is a Fellow of The Institute of Financial Accountants, Member of Chartered Management Institute and ordinary member of the Chartered Institute of Financial Services, London, UK.

ARUN KUMAR TRIVEDI is the former Vice President and Chief Representative of IndusInd Bank, London, UK, and presently a free lance consulting adviser in the areas of finance, banking and international trade. He is a Fellow of the Securities Investment Institute, London, UK, Fellow of the Indian Institute of Bankers and Life Member, Indian Society for Training and Development, New Delhi, India. Trivedi is also author and co-author of various books on the subjects of International Banking, Treasury Operations, Risk Management.