Representing International Transaction Banking

BAFT is the leading global trade association representing the international transaction banking community. Bringing together bankers, service providers, regulators and industry stakeholders, BAFT offers a vehicle for a global community of professionals involved in trade finance, payments, liquidity, compliance and related interests.

Membership in BAFT is on an institutional and global basis, providing an opportunity for every individual within your organization to get engaged. As a member of BAFT, you have access to:

  • Regional and Product Leadership Councils exchanging thought leadership on strategic industry topics
  • Committees and Working Groups of like-minded practitioners working together to achieve common practices and resolution to common challenges
  • Updates on important subject matters affecting transaction banking
  • Policy papers and advocacy initiatives
  • Discounts at conferences, webinars, training & education programs
  • Membership directory of other BAFT members

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Membership News

BAFT Future Leaders Presentations 2019

by BAFT Admin | Jun 26, 2019
In case you missed it during the Global Annual Meeting - The Americas, two of BAFT's 2019 Future Leader presentations on Current Trade Dynamics and Building Collaboration between GTB and Other Bank Divisions were re-conducted as webinars for the broader membership.

You may replay the webinar here. To review all four of the Future Leader projects you may do so by visiting