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Trade Finance

MFW4A, through the Trade Finance Initiative (TFI), works to improve the understanding of the trade finance market in Africa, and promote sound financial sector policy, regulatory reforms and joint thematic research. The TFI was launched in 2018, and is a collaborative effort between GIZ, the AfDB and is hosted and managed by the MFW4A Secretariat.

NEWS & EVENTS

News
Jun 07, 2019
At least 141 billion of kwanzas is the sum made available by eight commercial banks of Angola to finance th
News
Apr 26, 2019
The African Development Bank on Wednesday April 24, 2019 signed a US$50 million risk participation agreement (APR) with investment and corporate bank Natixis
News
Apr 25, 2019
In 1989, the five Maghreb countries - Algeria, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco and Tunisia - established the Arab Maghreb Union to promote cooperation and economic…
News
Apr 09, 2019
The African Continental Free Trade Area (AFTA) has garnered the required 22 ratifications for it to enter force, the latest ratific
Apr
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Event
Apr 24, 2019
Global; Online
Making Finance Work for Africa is hosting a webinar on “Financial Crime Legislation and Compliance Requirements in Trade Finance”.This webinar will be held on …
News
Oct 29, 2018
The Trade Finance Division of the African Development Bank and the International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC), have teamed up with the…
Jun
19
Event
Jun 19, 2018 - Jun 20, 2018
Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire
In close cooperation with the Trade Finance Division of the African Development Bank (AfDB), the Making Finance Work for Africa Partnership (MFW4A) hosted a…
May
16
Event
May 16, 2018
Nairobi, Kenya
Based on the African Development Bank’s publication “Trade Finance in Africa – Overcoming the Challenges”, the session will bring together representatives of…
Aug
01
Event
Aug 01, 2019 - Aug 02, 2019
Chicago, USA
The Trade with Africa Business Summit aims to create trade linkages by bringing together business leaders and their supporting service providers from Africa…

Blog

Dear Readers, As we approach the August break, I am pleased to share with you an update on our activities in the first half of this year and…

Publications

Nov 23, 2018 | Global Financial Integrity | Global Financial Integrity
Oct 31, 2018 | Global Financial Integrity | Global Financial Integrity
Oct 08, 2018 | Global Financial Integrity | Global Financial Integrity
Sep 30, 2018 | International Trade Centre (ITC) | ITC
Jul 23, 2018 | World Trade Organization (WTO) | WTO

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