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Simon Paris explores the main theme discussed at the 2017 World Trade Symposium: Transforming Trade

Simon Paris, Deputy CEO at Finastra, speaks with Brian Caplen, Editor at The Banker, about Transforming Trade that delves into the three major areas that the World Trade Board is working on, Intelligent Trade, Sustainable Trade and Integrated Trade, and what can be achieved in the future.

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Obama’s former trade advisor, Ambassador Michael Froman at the World Trade Symposium 2017 outlines the future of trade talks, protectionist barriers and the impact of cheese names on trade negotiations

Ambassador Michael Froman, Distinguished Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations and former United States Trade Representative (USTR), speaks to Brian Caplen, Editor at The Banker, about the impact of trade on the 21st century global economy and political implications of current trends on the US, Britain and the EU.

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eBay’s Hanne Melin on platform enabled Trade to support SMEs – World Trade Symposium 2017

Hanne Melin, Director and Head of Public Policy Lab for Europe, Middle East and Africa at eBay, talks with Brian Caplen, Editor at The Banker, about the challenges that SMEs are facing in international trade and how new technologies and marketplaces provide the catalyst for cross-border trade and financing.

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Kah-Chye Tan Explores De-Risking and Investment in Trade Finance at the World Trade Symposium 2017

Kah-Chye Tan, CEO & Founder at Tin Hill Capital, speaks with Brian Caplen, Editor at The Banker, about Intelligent Trade, a major theme of the 2017 World Trade Symposium, and the importance of data insight to improve trade services and appeal to the buy side.

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R3’s Todd McDonald on Blockchain at the World Trade Symposium 2017

Co-Founder and COO at R3 Todd McDonald talks with Brian Caplen Editor at The Banker, about the difference between Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technology and how it could help close the trade financing gap.

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Address from Simon Paris, Joint Chair of World Trade Board

The state of trade today, and why you can't afford to miss this year's World Trade Symposium

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World Trade Board reshapes global trade

The World Trade Board – which is driving the World Trade Symposium – has set up three collaborative working groups to facilitate change and bring more inclusion and prosperity through global trade.

David Hennah, Special Advisor to the World Trade Board, explains more

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