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July 2022


Dear Guest, 

Welcome to Meeting Escrow's monthly newsletter featuring articles related to financial & risk management solutions for meetings and events: advance deposit escrow accounts, foreign currency exchange protection, single vendor payment management, event insurance and VAT recovery.

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financial solutions can help your organization.


New normal for meetings procurement

M&IT - June 27, 2022This article by Bobbi Djordjevic, Global Category Manager, Dentsply Sirona in Gothenburg, about navigating the new normal for meetings procurement caught our eye.  Meeting Escrow's Advance Deposit Escrow solution was a beneficial tool for event professionals during COVID-19.  We have some great case studies that outline the flexibility and benefits and explain how it works. Click here to access the case studies.

BCD Travel Risk Outlook Report 

BCD Travel - "Business travelers face a wide range of risks, beyond those associated with the pandemic. This new report provides travel managers, purchasing managers and corporate travel arrangers with essential information to set priorities and adjust their corporate travel programs in times of uncertainty and change."

Meetings and events at sea

M&C Asia – July 8, 2022 – It is wonderful news that the cruise industry for meetings and events is bouncing back, given it seemed to be the hardest hit during COVID-19.   If you are interested in booking a cruise for your next incentive program but perhaps are still a little uncertain, please book an appointment to learn how our financial and risk management tools can provide the assurance you need. 

Rocky road to recovery

AMI - June 24, 2022 - As this article reports, there is a lot to celebrate, however, we have learned that uncertainty is not going away. Pressures such as inflation, staffing shortages and general trepidation suggest causes for concern. For clients and vendors looking for solutions to ease these worries, Meeting Escrow has numerous solutions to assist with the challenges out there right now.


What to do about increased workload and staffing shortages?

M&IT - June 23, 2022 - Event  planners wear lots of hats, and for some, paying vendors and completing the final reconciliation can be a dreaded task, often because once one program is out the door, another one is right behind it. There is simply no time to get the “non-client” facing tasks completed. With increased workload and staffing shortages, organizations can offload their financial responsibilities, including vendor payments and final reconciliations to Meeting Escrow.  To learn more about the solutions we offer, please visit our website

Travel safety routine

CNBC Travel - August 4, 2022 - "This CEO has flown 33 times and spent 160 nights away this year." Read about his safety routine.


Financial incentives from global destinations to attract your 

organization's next event 

Have you checked out our directory of destinations offering financial incentives to support your business events? Updated monthly, the directory includes the following destinations: Ireland, Malta, Northern Ireland, Perth Austalia, Vienna.

Industry News



Canadian Meetings & Events Expo, August 16-17, 2022, Toronto

IMEX America, October 11-13, 2022, Las Vegas