01 May 2009

FREE HSBC Seminar - How to Capitalise on your Export Trade Opportunities in 2009

A joint initiative to help UK businesses capitalise on export trade opportunities in 2009.

Get informed about export opportunities.

HSBC holdings together with UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) recently announced the signing of a joint initiative to support UK exporters of all sizes and help them capitalise on trade opportunities in 2009 and beyond.

The first phase of this initiative is a series of breakfast workshops to be held throughout England aimed specifically at SME's preparing to or already trading overseas. These interactive events presented by experienced UKTI Trade advisors and HSBC Trade & Treasury specialists will provide advice on the opportunities and challenges in exporting, and help companies understand how to prepare their international strategy and avoid some of the common pitfalls. The events will cover:

  • The process of trading internationally
  • How you can enter the market of your choice more effectively
  • Understanding the risks involved in trading overseas and how to migitate them
  • How to finance international growth
  • Management of currency risks

For more information about the trade academy events and to register your interest please click here

Events dates and locations

Date Location 
April 21st Leeds, Carr Wood Park
May 13th Birmingham, Birmingham Chamber of Commerce, Harborne Road
May 14th Nottingham, HSBC Bank, Commercial Centre, NG2 Business Park
May 19th Cambridge, HSBC Bank, Commercial Centre, St Johns Innovation Park
June 4th Manchester, HSBC Bank, Commercial Centre, Spinningfields
June 10th Crawley, Gatwick Arora Hotel
June 16th Bristol, Bristol Chamber of Commerce, Leigh Court Business Centre
June 24th London, HSBC Headquarters, Level 6, 8 Canada Square
July 3rd Newcastle, HSBC Bank, Commercial Centre, Team Valley Trading Estate

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