SVB Seminar: Global Expansion Best Practices

Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa, La Jolla, CA
January 26, 2010

Silicon Valley Bank and High Street Partners will host an interactive session on best practices for global expansion and tips for reducing currency risk in today's volatile global market place.

   Tuesday, January 26, 2010
   3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
   The session will be followed by a wine reception featuring wines from SVB's Premium Wine Division

   Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa
   9700 N. Torrey Pines Road
   La Jolla, California 92037

Ed Sauve, Senior Global Financial Services Advisor at Silicon Valley Bank, and Nicole Sahin, Business Development Director at High Street Partners 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 
  • How to avoid currency risk once you are operating overseas and how hedging works 
  • 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 thought-provoking event.

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