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BNP Paribas launches SME lending fund in UK

By |July 30th, 2018|

The French bank’s asset management arm has been focusing on increased funding for smaller businesses on both sides of the Channel.

Voice of academia: Dr Lydia Bals, Mainz Uni of Applied Sciences

By |July 16th, 2018|

The SCF Community's academic director, Luca Gelsomino, talks to Dr Lydia Bals about her research into sustainable supply chain design (SSCD).

Bangkok Bank joins Marco Polo trade finance initiative

By |May 25th, 2018|

One of South-East Asia’s largest regional banks is the latest recruit to the blockchain-powered trade finance initiative.

Tradeshift launches Cloud platform for supply chain payments

By |May 23rd, 2018|

The fintech is partnering with HSBC, Santander and other global banks to “attack a $9 trillion global commerce problem”.

Banks and start-ups test blockchain for supply chain and trade finance docs

By |July 1st, 2016|

Seven banks have revealed ‘proof of concept’ testing for the use of blockchain technology in supply chain and trade finance, according to Deloitte. “Because current paper systems drive US$18 trillion in transactions per year, there’s an attractive opportunity to decrease costs and improve reliability in supply chain and trade finance,” says the firm. At least [...]