1 December 2017
Factors Chain International (FCI)
Course start dates: 1 January, 1 April, 1 July, 1 October
This course offers all new factoring staff a comprehensive online introduction to the industry. The FCI Foundation Course provides an overview of factoring including a brief history of the industry and information about the different types of factoring, benefits, methods, factoring business process and the mechanism of the two-factor system. The course comprises of four modules and a glossary. The course is available in English, Chinese, Spanish and French* (*April 2018)
This course is suitable for new entrants to the factoring industry and is appropriate for staff employed at all levels within the industry with less than 12 months factoring experience.
FCI was set up in 1968 as an umbrella organisation for independent factoring companies around the world. Today, FCI has grown into the world’s representative factoring network and association with 400 members in 90 countries with member transactions representing nearly 90% of the world’s international correspondent factoring volume. In 2016 the activities of IFG (International Factors Group) were integrated into FCI. Today, FCI is truly the global representative body for the Factoring & Receivables Finance Industry.
FCI offers three major areas of activities: