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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.

Hong Kong to launch blockchain-backed trade finance

By |July 16th, 2018|

A total of 21 banks have signed up to the Hong Kong Monetary Authority - Ping An initiative to fund smaller businesses, which will launch next month.

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.

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.

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.

Commerzbank blockchain pilot offers trade finance potential

By |May 17th, 2018|

The German bank says the initiative with SAP and R3 represents a first step towards enhancing the supply chain network for businesses.