What We Do


BAFT is the leading global industry association for International Transaction Banking. It helps bridge solutions across financial institutions, service providers and the regulatory community that promote sound financial practices enabling innovation, efficiency and commercial growth.

Strategic Pillars

  • Promote THOUGHT LEADERSHIP within the industry
  • Conduct ADVOCACY on behalf of the industry
  • Provide EDUCATION & TRAINING to the industry
  • Build a GLOBAL COMMUNITY across the industry

Delivering Value Through

  • Global, regional and product leadership councils comprised of senior industry thought leaders
  • Policy papers and regulatory engagement representing the industry on issues of interest to transaction banking
  • Committees and working groups developing best practices and industry guidelines
  • Conferences and regional networking forums
  • Online and In-person education programs for transaction banking practitioners