Global Expansion Forum - Texas

Omni Hotel, Houston, TX
October 29, 2009

Silicon Valley Bank and High Street Partners invite you to an informational program to discuss best practices for global expansion and tips for hedging currency risk in today's volatile global market place. The discussion will be tailored to companies interested in learning how to fully explore international opportunities while mitigating risk.

High Street Partners is an international consulting firm that provides a wide range of finance, accounting, human resources and administrative services to companies doing business overseas.

Industry experts will share best practices for setting up offices overseas, including:

  • Common pitfalls when expanding into a new country
  • Cross border tax considerations
  • Legal structures for overseas subsidiaries
  • Short- and long-term accounting issues
  • Managing expansion costs
  • Banking, credit and risk management solutions that can support offshore entities
  • Understanding how all global markets have changed, not just foreign exchange
  • Why and how you should change your currency risk view and hedging strategies to suit the new "normal" global economy
  • Trade Finance

If your company does business internationally or is considering expanding overseas, you do not want to miss this valuable event.

To register, visit For more information, contact Eileen Nolan at or 408.654.6376.

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