This development places the onus on smaller businesses that are potentially part of a supply chain to take the initiative and make sure that they are recognised by both UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) and the relevant industry bodies. It will also allow UK Export Finance to provide wider services within its ‘working capital product’ for smaller businesses.
The Institute of Export (IOE) further strengthened its links with UK Export Finance (UKEF) when Director General Lesley Batchelor spoke at a reception to recognise the role insurance brokers play in obtaining credit insurance for UK exporters.
The Institute of Export and International Trade is pleased to announce that Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) members who have passed the Diploma in Accounting and Business or Advanced Diploma in Accounting and Business ACCA qualifications can be fast-tracked into an International Trade qualification from the IOE.
In a first for the Institute of Export, we are partnering with Going Global, who will be hosting the UK’s largest national exhibition specifically aimed at helping businesses who are looking to expand internationally, export products or set up overseas operations. This fantastic event is taking place on 28 and 29 November at Olympia in London and we have a limited number of free tickets for IOE members.
We are delighted to introduce our members to our new Chair, Sir Eric Peacock, serial entrepreneur and non-executive director of both UK Export Finance and UK Trade & Investment – and to also welcome six new Trustees and Directors.
The Institute of Export’s acclaimed qualifications could soon be studied by a cohort of Estonian exporters.
As part of a European Union project to support exporters developing www.export markets and to boost existing export sales, the Estonian Marketingi Instituut is working with Enterprise Estonia to deliver educational qualifications to the country’s exporters.
The unique Certified International Trade Advisor (CITA) qualification – accredited by the Institute of Export as an Ofqual Awarding Organisation – has been upgraded and improved with a new user-friendly interface.
The Institute of Export’s Director General Lesley Batchelor is on the judging panel of vibrant ‘Global Jump-start’, a nationwide competition to help the next wave of UK exporters to spread their wings and grow their businesses overseas.
The Institute of Export (IOE) is pleased to launch a new Certificate in International Trade for Insurance Brokers (CITIB) in consultation with the RWA Group, one of the largest UK compliance and training consultancies in the general insurance market.