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SCF provider Greensill gets $250m boost for expansion

By |July 19th, 2018|

New York p/e group General Atlantic has invested in the UK supply chain finance provider, which has expanded its range of working capital finance products.

The voice of academia: Dr Lydia Bals of Mainz University

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).

US supermarket giant backtracks on supplier squeeze

By |July 11th, 2018|

Kroger, America’s biggest grocery chain by revenue, met resistance to plans to pay produce suppliers within 90 days instead of the current 30.

SCF lifeline launches for Kenya’s small businesses

By |July 5th, 2018|

A cap on the country’s commercial interest rate in recent years has made many of the country’s banks reluctant to lend to SMEs.

Sustainability offers a $660 billion SCF opportunity: BSR

By |June 25th, 2018|

Sustainable supply chain finance creates tangible cash incentives for suppliers and transforms global supply chains, says the US non-profit organisation.

Why it’s time to look beyond the hype to blockchain’s real benefits

By |June 21st, 2018|

The new technology will democratise trade finance by opening access to thousands of small businesses, says co-founder of Taulia and CEO of Centrifuge, Maex Ament.

Indian SCF start-up CredAble secures funding of $15m

By |June 18th, 2018|

The company plans to expand its lending into more sectors and has longer-term ambitions to move into international markets.

Banks focus on SCF, but less on trade digitisation

By |June 18th, 2018|

Global banks are focusing on supply chain finance in the year ahead, but many regard digitising their trade finance process as less of a priority.

The voice of academia: David Wuttke of EBS Universität

By |June 13th, 2018|

David Wuttke is Assistant Professor of operations management at the EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht, one of Germany’s leading private business schools.