When your organization is a member of BAFT, everyone in the company is, too. Member benefits and opportunities are available to all employees in any geography, and for every organization type.
No matter your areas of focus or level, there’s an opportunity to learn and engage with BAFT. Members enjoy access to:
Representing International Transaction Banking
BAFT provides unmatched advocacy, thought leadership, education and a global forum for its members in transaction banking, including international trade finance, payments, liquidity and compliance.
Join our growing community of financial institution, solution provider and government agency members.
Discover what membership in BAFT can do for you and your institution.
BAFT membership is at an institutional level, individuals who are employed by a BAFT member are able to get member benefits on the BAFT website, participate in committees, and receive discounts at BAFT conferences. To jumpstart your BAFT membership, start here and see if your institution is already a member. If your company is a member, all you have to do is register for the BAFT website and get started accessing your member benefits.
BAFT offers membership in three categories depending on your organization type. Membership billing cycles follow a Sept. 1 – Aug. 31 fiscal year. New members will be billed on a pro-rated basis based on the fiscal quarter in which they join.
BAFT financial institution membership dues are based on the asset size of the individual member institution. Every employee has access to all BAFT benefits, resources, discounts and learning opportunities.
BAFT solution provider membership dues are based upon the level of participation the organization wishes to engage in. This membership is available to companies that sell, partner and serve financial services institutions.
BAFT agency members are government and quasi-government organizations that actively participate in issues related to the mission of the association. Government agency members do not have voting rights.
Insights and Access to Global Markets
Our regional councils—Africa, Asia, Europe, North America and Middle East/North Africa (MENA)—offer immediate connection to peers in specific geographic markets combined with localized expertise.
Members-only Savings and Access
Receive substantial discounts on conference registrations, exclusive learning opportunities and online training, including the Global Annual Meeting, Bank-to-Bank Forums, regional workshops, symposiums and webinars.
News, Information and Resources
Membership in BAFT includes access to compliance resources, issue-focused webinars, conference calls, monthly updates and more to keep you informed about what is happening in the transaction banking industry.
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Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank
Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank
Agricultural Bank of China
Al Salam Bank Bahrain
ANZ Banking Group
Arab Banking Corporation (Bank ABC)
Start leveraging your BAFT benefits
If your institution is in the list above, you can create an account now.
BAFT Ambassador of the Year
These outstanding individuals from member organizations have volunteered their time and worked diligently alongside BAFT to help drive meaningful change for the industry.
We’re honored to select exceptional BAFT members for these annual awards. Congratulations to our newest awardees!