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GTR AFRICA Trade & Export Finance Week 2018

March 1, 2018 - March 2, 2018

Advance your knowledge, create new business opportunities and gain a competitive edge at the market’s premier pan-African trade and export finance gathering.

15% discount to all readers when booking online with code: AFED15
Free corporate passes are available. To register, please contact Elisabeth Spry (espry@gtreview.com) and reference AFED.


For well over a decade, GTR Africa Trade & Export Finance Week has been a crucial networking and discussion forum for Africa’s corporates, financiers, trade specialists, ECAs and service providers. This two-day conference, taking place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre on March 1-2, will provide extensive opportunities to create new business, as well as a truly customisable delegate experience.

This event will cover all aspects of trade, export, commodity and infrastructure finance, exploring innovative funding solutions available to African corporates, identifying key African trade hotspots and project opportunities, providing insight into credit and political risks and much more.


“Most comprehensive coverage of trade finance solutions on the continent!”

O Schmueser, Commerzbank

“A unique platform where you meet people who can join the loose ends in your trade and close transaction for you.”

K Thakur, Prime Investrade“A unique platform where you meet people who can join the loose ends in your trade and close transaction for you.”


Programme highlights include: 

  • The CEO panel discussion: Sharing views from the top across key African industries
  • Classroom-style breakout sessions offering practical insight on trade and commodity finance market trends
  • Interactive showcase: Compare long-term financing options for Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Corporate Treasury Workshop held in association with The Association of Corporate Treasurers of Southern Africa (ACTSA)
  • Insurance deal-analysis: A live brokerage session providing deep understanding of how Sub-Saharan trade underwriting decisions are made
  • Meet the funds at an afternoon ‘speed-networking’ session, enabling delegates to meet representatives from a range of alternative finance providers


Who will you meet?

  • Local and international banks
  • Multinationals and SMEs
  • Independent financiers
  • Commodity brokers and traders
  • Insurers and risk managers
  • Lawyers and consultants
  • Fintech providers
  • ECAs & multilaterals

Book your event here: GTR Africa Trade & Export Finance Week 2018






CTICC (Cape Town International Convention Centre)
Convention Square, 1 Lower Long St, Cape Town City Centre
Cape Town, 8001 South Africa
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