Overall Course Objective
This course is designed to enable participants to gain a practical understanding of a structured approach to the financing of commodities as well appreciate the risk of the transactional cycle of the commodity trading.

Who Should Attend
Trade finance and Treasury officers and Managers, Relationship Managers, Credit Officers and Managers.

Key Topics
• The banking policy, practice and procedures for short – term credit
• The basics of short – term credit for commodity traders
• Overview of agricultural finance
• Knowing the borrower and understanding their needs
• Inventory Credit and warehouse receipting
• Structuring the facility

Managing the facility
• Trade finance and the commodity trade cycle
• Risks and mitigates in commodity finance
• Methods of payments in International Trade – Overview
• Documents used in International Trade

Course Dates: 1st Feb – 3rd March 2017 16th – 18th August 2017
Attendance mode: Full day
Venue: The UIBFS Training Centre, Plot 58 William Street, Bank of Uganda Building
Course fees: Ugandans - UGX 500,000=, International Participants - UGX 750,000

Banking & Finance Skills