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ICA Newsreel
June 2015

Welcome to June's issue. Here is a round-up of all our latest news.

Rooms filling up fast for 'SF2015'

Accommodation is filling up fast for our San Francisco 2015 trade event on 30 & 31 October. The conference hotel (Hyatt Regency) is almost fully booked - just a handful of rooms remaining. Rooms at other local hotels are on hold for a limited period only so please book now to avoid disappointment.


Find out more and book online >


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Japan cotton traders join our safe trading community

The Japan Cotton Traders' Association (JCTA) has joined the ICA. "There have been no firms from Japan on the ICA’s ‘default list’...Each and every member of JCTA fully supports the principle of contract sanctity and the ICA values," says JCTA President, Ken Yamaoka.


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See you in China

If you are attending this year's China Cotton Conference on June 11 & 12 in Ningbo, look out for the ICA team (Jordan Lea, Jean-Marc Derossis, Kai Hughes and Robert Jiang). Taking part in meetings and 'round table' talks, the team will also be available to meet with delegates.


Contact Robert to set up a meeting >


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Learn how to mitigate your trading risks

There are still places available on our next Managing Risk training course, which takes place this October (28-29) in San Francisco. Delivered by industry expert, Peter Egli, this one-and-a-half-day advanced course covers futures and options, trading plans and strategies.


Find out more and apply >


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Fancy taking part in our golf competition?

If you are based in the UK or planning a business trip, why not take part in this year's ICA Golf Competition? It takes place on Wednesday 8 July 2015 at Heswall Golf Club and is open to ICA members and employees of member firms. Interested? Contact our Golf Committee Chairman, Gary Whittington (Wakefield Inspection Services) to sign up.


Contact Gary to sign up >


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African inspiration at the cutting edge of fashion

Fashion students at LJMU have created an African inspired designer collection using traditional fabrics, white cotton and reworked denim. Working with ICA member, Plexus Cotton, the collection was showcased at the prestigious Liverpool School of Art & Design fashion show.


View the designs >


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Cotton contacts in a 'click'

Stay connected and boost your contacts by joining our social/business network community on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter. You can also access our membership directory to find out who is an ICA member and view their details.


Access our online directory >


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About Newsreel

Newsreel is our regular e-news alert. Designed to keep you up to date with everything that is happening at the ICA. Newsreel is aimed at anybody with an interest in the cotton trade.


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