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Smarter usage of information
One of the three recommendations resulting from the recent
ICC consultation into a possible UCP revision advocated smarter usage of
information in order to achieve greater awareness by practitioners...
Documentary Credits: where are the main problems?
A number of recent blogs have highlighted the ICC Banking
Commission consultation regarding a potential revision of UCP 600...
ISBP: where can it go from here?
Standard Banking Practices for the Examination
of Documents (SBPED) - standard banking practices: US Council on International
Banking / Mexican Bankers Association - issued in 1997
ISBP 645 published in 2003
ISBP 681 released 2007, to bring it in line with
UCP 600: much of the ISBP text remained unchanged although certain alterations
had to be made...
Developing e-compliance in ICC rules
As advised by the
ICC Banking Commission in its press release of 6 June 2017, the "Digitalisation
of Trade Finance Working Group" has now been launched...
The principle of autonomy re-visited
At the end
of 2015, we published a blog on the principle of autonomy with regard to