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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).

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.

Dianrong aims to grow via R3 distributed ledger Corda

By |June 8th, 2018|

The six-year old Shanghai-based Chinese online marketplace wants to extend its global reach in lending to micro and small businesses.

Grasping a $9 trillion supply chain liquidity nettle

By |June 4th, 2018|

Fintech Tradeshift is a firm believer in the power of blockchain to address the problem and transform supply chain finance, says co-founder and CEO Christian Lanng.

SCF platform FCIreverse moves on to pilot stage

By |May 30th, 2018|

First announced nearly a year ago, piloting of the new platform will finally go ahead after a framework for testing was agreed with Demica.

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”.

Infosys partners with Indian banks on digital trade finance

By |May 18th, 2018|

The Indian IT giant and seven of the country’s banks are developing a trade and supply chain finance network called India Trade Connect.

HSBC, Cargill complete financing transaction using blockchain

By |May 16th, 2018|

The increasing use of the new technology suggests it could be successfully adopted for supply chain finance across various industries.

Green energy firm wins UK government SCF guarantee

By |April 11th, 2018|

Yorkshire green energy firm Green’s Power is the first to secure a UK Export Finance (UKEF) guarantee tailored to domestic supply chains.