Introduction to Trade Risk Distribution - eCourse

Learn how to contribute to trade solutions that incorporate risk distribution techniques and to engage internally on its benefits


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By the end of this eCourse you will be able to:

Explain why risk distribution is gaining more importance.

List the tools and techniques available for trade finance risk distribution

List the major benefits and challenges that each distribution form presents.

Explain how regulatory and legal compliance impact the distribution function.

Describe some of the historic structured transactions used in trade risk distribution.

Describe how the application of risk distribution techniques has changed.

List key factors that impact upon the effectiveness of distribution.

Describe how the markets for different forms of distribution compare.

Analyse where market gaps are presenting risk distribution opportunities.

Describe various operational risks that may arise.


Access period

12 months


3 hours


Parent Certificate





Who should take this course?

General practitioners working in banks, corporates, or financial institutions in functions such as relationship management, credit and compliance, but with an interest in trade finance.



Joshua Cohen

Managing Director, Mayer & Co

Charles Bryant is a former banker with a deep experience in trade finance, transaction banking and general management. He co-authored the well-received Euro Banking Association Guide to Supply Chain Finance, and is an active member of the Drafting Group of the Global SCF Forum, working on standard market definitions for supply chain finance techniques. He is heavily involved in the promotion of electronic invoicing and works with Tungsten, the leading e-invoicing network formerly known as OB10, where he is European Affairs Adviser. He represents the UK in the EU Multi-Stakeholder Forum on e-Invoicing and in the CEN Project Committee developing a European Standard for the e-Invoice. He co-founded the European e-Invoicing Service Providers Association (EESPA) and in 2013 was elected its Co-Chair.

Introduction to Trade Risk Distribution - eCourse

Only USD $150
  • 12-months access to all 5 lessons. Repeat them as many times as you want.
  • Online and interactive - learn at your own pace
  • 14 assessment questions to test your knowledge
  • Eight animated explainer videos
  • Downloadable glossary for offline reference
  • Certificate of completion


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