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  • 1. The liquidity crisis and its impact on trade finance in Emerging Europe and the CIS 29 January 2009 EBRD Auditorium One Exchange Square London EC2A 2JN United Kingdom AGENDA 9:00 – 9:30h Registration & Networking (including coffee/tea/pastries) 9:30 – 9:40h Opening Address, Welcome and Introduction Panel 1: • Nick Tesseyman, Business Group Director, Financial Institutions, EBRD • Jean-Marc Peterschmitt, Director, Bank Relationships, EBRD • Lorenz Jorgensen, Director, Loan Syndications, EBRD • Andrew Kilpatrick, Director, Project Appraisal & Design, EBRD • Rudolf Putz, Head Trade Facilitation Programme (TFP), EBRD 9:40 – 10:00h “Where are we standing in trade finance? – Overview and how the trade finance market is responding” Panel 2: International Trade Organisations & Associations (5-minute power point presentation per speaker) • Marc Auboin, World Trade Organisation (WTO) • Donna Alexander, Bankers Association for Finance and Trade (BAFT)
  • 2. • Vincent O’Brien, International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), Banking Commission • Daniel Ho, Taiwan Financial Supervisory Commission, London Office 10:00 – 11:00h The liquidity crisis and its impact on trade finance • Impact on exporters/importers, issuing banks, confirming banks and private insurance underwriters • Liquidity and risk taking capacity available for trade • Guarantees and cash facilities • Available tenors • Client related business versus non-client related business Moderator: Rudolf Putz, Head Trade Facilitation Programme (TFP), EBRD Panel 3: Issuing Banks in Russia (Panel Discussion in form of Questions & Answers – no presentations) • Credit Bank of Moscow • Locko Bank • MDM Bank • NBD Bank • Promsvyazbank • Vneshtorgbank Panel 4: Issuing Banks in Balarus, Kazakhstan and Ukraine (Panel Discussion in form of Questions & Answers – no presentations) • Bank Center Credit, Kazakhstan • Kazkommertsbank, Kazakhstan • Kreditprombank, Ukraine • Priorbank, Belarus • Raiffeisen Aval Bank, Ukraine • Ukreximbank, Ukraine 11:30 – 12:00h Coffee break 12:00 – 12:30h EBRD’s crisis response under the Trade Facilitation Programme (TFP) • Current priorities • Programme and facility limits • Use of guarantee and cash facilities • Co-financing with commercial banks, private insurance underwriters, export credit agencies and other development banks Speaker: Rudolf Putz, Head Trade Facilitation Programme (TFP), EBRD 12:30 – 13:30h Panel Discussion: What else could the EBRD and other IFIs do to mobilise additional liquidity and risk taking capacity of the private trade finance market? • Moderator: Rudolf Putz, Head of the Trade Facilitation Programme (TFP), EBRD • Panellists: Most active issuing banks, confirming banks and co-financing partners under the TFP in 2008, including: 2
  • 3. Panel 5: EBRD’s Co-financing Partners (short introduction) • DEG • FMO • MARSH • ICDF • OFID Panel 6: Most active Confirming Banks under the TFP (Panel Discussion in form of Questions & Answers – no presentations) • Citibank • Commerzbank • JPMorganChase • RBS • SMBC • UBS Panel 7: Financing of Exports and intra-regional trade (Panel Discussion in form of Questions & Answers – no presentations) • Priorbank, Belarus • Promsvyazbank, Russia • Raiffeisen Aval Bank, Ukraine • Ukreximbank, Ukraine • Vneshtorgbank, Russia 13:30h Networking Lunch — Ambassador Siao-Yue Chang of the Taipei Representative Office in the UK to address conference guests Sponsored by the TaiwanBusiness-EBRD Cooperation Fund 14:30 – 15:30h Development of Trade Finance in the Early Transition Countries • Moderator: Daniel Bolschun, Trade Facilitation Programme (TFP) • Panellists - Most active issuing banks, co-financing partners and trade finance consultants under the TFP in 2008, including Panel 8: Issuing Banks and Trade Finance Consultants (5-minute presentation per speaker - Questions & Answers) • Agroinvestbank, Tajikistan • Bank of Georgia • Bank Respublika, Azerbaijan • Hamkorbank, Uzbekistan 3
  • 4. • Mobias Banca, Moldova • Vincent O’Brien • Xacbank, Mongolia Panel 9: EBRD’s Co-financing Partners (5-minute presentation per speaker - Questions & Answers) • DEG • FMO • MARSH • ICDF • OFID 15:30 - 16:00h TFP Awards - Most Active Issuing Banks under the TFP in 2008 16:00 - 17:30h Individual Meetings with EBRD Representatives 4