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Education Networking  BEST PRACTICES

Why ICTF - the answer is simple!


"The educational content and intellectual capacity contained within ICTF is outstanding."

"ICTF Symposiums bring together some of the most sophisticated international credit professionals, which creates an extraordinary environment to share and learn the latest global credit practices."

Order-to-cash excellence, expert perspectives and best practices! The global credit management field is dynamic. How do you keep up with evolving risks, regulations, and credit, collection and A/R best practices? It's all about professional development, education and networking! ICTF increases your base of knowledge, and allows you to remain current, prepared and properly informed. Here are a few examples of what you and your company are missing:

· Thought-provoking symposiums led by respected global industry practitioners

· Exchange of experience and best practices

· Professional Certifications recognized as the most prominent in the field

· Up to the minute Webinars and Online Crash Courses

· Weekly Country Credit Risk Updates

· An exclusive Online Community Q&A Forum

· Online Document Templates

· Benchmarking and On-Demand Surveys

· Worldwide Corporate Credit Reports

· Onsite Training and Workshops

· Members-only publications

· And more... Scroll Down to Learn More!

Connect with your peers and tap into the collective knowledge of the ICTF membership. You will be amazed at the breadth and depth of global credit management "know-how."





Symposiums - Education and Networking

ICTF's Symposiums in the U.S. and Europe are known as the best forums in the industry for sharing experiences and exchanging best practices, providing unique practical insight and actionable ideas, real-time business intelligence, quality interaction and expert perspectives. Members save more than $500 on symposium registration fees annually.

Upcoming Symposiums - Outstanding Programs and Speaker Line Ups!

ICTF's Global Credit Professionals Symposium

April 18-20, 2021
Four Seasons Hotel - Chicago

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ICTF's 12th Annual Global Trade Symposium
November 14-16, 2021
The Ritz-Carlton - Ft. Lauderdale

 More Info and Registration

Online Education / RGCP and CGCE Certifications
The Knowledge You Need - from ICTF and Thunderbird School of Global Management

The Registered Global Credit Professional (RGCP™) and the Certified Global Credit Executive (CGCE™) designations are held by international credit and trade finance practitioners who possess the knowledge and experience to excel in today's complex global business environment. Designation holders are recognized as having greater expertise and holding a commitment to the highest standards of professional conduct.

ICTF/Thunderbird 8-week online courses in International Credit Risk Management and Trade Finance, and the associated certifications give you the skills and knowledge to propel your career to the next level.


Webinars and Online Crash Courses - Content-Rich Educational Offerings

ICTF's Educational Live and On-Demand Webinars and unique Online Crash Courses provide the best education delivered by the most experienced international credit and trade finance professionals. Educate your entire credit department at no additional cost. Most of the webinars are offered for free to ICTF members (annual member savings of at least $750).


On-site Training and Workshops

ICTF provides training programs that are tailored to your needs with customizable content based on your requirements.

Country Risk Ratings, Country Reports and News Analysis

ICTF members enjoy full complimentary access to the country risk ratings service provided by The Economist Intelligence Unit (annual value of more than $1,000). Members have access to a Country Risk Ratings file, which is updated monthly, and can be downloaded and used internally as part of risk analysis and scoring models.

Weekly Country Risk Updates

ICTF's Weekly Country Updates arrive in your email box every Friday!

They include valuable information for international credit management professionals - a concise review of major political and economic developments worldwide.

ICTF's Exclusive Online Forum (Members Q&A)

Find solutions to specific issues and challenges - post a question on the ICTF Online Member Q&A Forum. Don't reinvent the wheel!

Connect with your peers and tap into the collective knowledge of the ICTF membership. You will be amazed at the breadth and depth of global credit management "know-how."

Online Resources: ICTF's Member Treasure Chest /  Resource Library

Access member-only resources: sample documents and presentations.

· Financial Statement Analysis Template

· Global Credit Policy

· Cash Flow Forecast Template

· Calculating Cost of Credit

· Financial Shared Service Centers, and more.

Benchmarking and On-Demand Surveys - tap into an Exclusive Knowledge Base

ICTF's exclusive and original research and Benchmarking Surveys keep you informed in real time and let you measure your performance against peers:

· Semi-Annual Global Payment Terms and Payment Delays Benchmarking Surveys

· On-Demand Member Surveys

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Worldwide Corporate Credit Reports


ICTF International Credit Reports help you make informed business credit decisions!

These are the best quality business credit reports at the most competitive prices.

  - freshly investigated - worldwide coverage no contracts - pay as you go -

Members save an additional 20%.

Feel free to request a sample.


Mentoring: Emerging Credit Professionals


Emerging credit professionals gain access to ICTF's content-rich educational training and a global network of experienced international credit and trade finance professionals who are available to provide guidance, support and mentoring.


ICTF's Magazine

Keeping you in the know, and providing information that is relevant to international credit management professionals.

This quarterly electronic publication offers valuable educational columns, feature articlesindustry news and member profiles.

Meet the Who's Who in Global Business Credit!

Feel free to request a sample copy.


ICTF Membership Options and Annual  Membership Fees:

Membership Price
Individual Membership $595 per annum
Corporate Membership $990 per annum
Group Memberships:
Group of 3 $1,185 per annum
Group of 5 $1,475 per annum
Group of 7 $1,675 per annum
Group of 10 $1,975 per annum
Group of 15 $2,475 per annum
Group of 20 $2,975 per annum
Group of 35+ $4,500 per annum
Contributing Member $3,000 per annum


*INDIVIDUAL MEMBERSHIP is restricted to credit practitioners and is not available to vendors and service providers.

** GROUP MEMBERSHIP (3+)  is not available to new vendors and service providers.

*** GROUP 35+ MEMBERSHIP (flat fee) is restricted to credit practitioners and is not available to vendors and service providers. The fee is for groups of 35 to 70 global credit professionals in multinational companies.

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