Waechter: SCF is ‘logical’ way to encourage sustainable fashion

Sportswear company Puma is to expand its sustainability-linked supplier finance programme to tackle the environmental impact of the clothing industry.

  • Doug Scoch, Siemens at SCF Forum Americas

Supplier finance as competitive advantage: SCF Forum Americas

SCF is a competitive advantage for Siemens, as delegates at the first-ever SCF Forum Americas heard. SCF Briefing reports from USC Marshall in Los Angeles.

Where are the next stars of supply chain finance?

As supply chain finance becomes more popular and technologically innovative, there is a need for companies to hire the very best talent. But where are they?

  • Ilkim Saracen, Flex

Flex joins speaker lineup for SCF Forum Americas in Los Angeles

Multinational technology manufacturer Flex has joined the speaker line-up for Supply Chain Finance Forum Americas in Los Angeles on August 7th.

How to design a successful supply chain finance programme

Defining your supply chain finance strategy and aligning your goals with other departments is a vital stage before the tender process, says Steven van der Hooft.

  • Supply chain finance in Africa

Building awareness key to unlocking SCF potential in Africa

While some African companies remain sceptical of the benefits of supply chain finance, recent ground-breaking deals may help unlock the continent’s potential.

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Softbank leads $200m investment round for C2FO

A group of investors led by the SoftBank Vision Fund has backed C2FO with a $200m investment. Following the deal, Nahoko Hoshino will join C2FO's board representing SoftBank Investment Advisers.

China regulator tightens supply chain finance oversight

China's Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission has issued new guidelines on supply chain finance which aim to crack down on supply chain fraud, according to a report in the official news outlet China Daily.

Tipalti adds supplier finance to payments platform

Payables automation platform Tipalti has launched a supplier finance offering. The service, called NetNow,  is now available within Tipalti's accounts payable solution.   

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