Supply chain

Technology Update
15 December 2014
Working capital finance solutions provider PrimeRevenue, signed a strategic partnership with specialised financier ApexPeak based in Singapore. Announced on 2 December 2014, the partnership...
9 December 2014
Eric Frachon is Societe Generale’s new chief executive officer of CGA, the group’s French factoring subsidiary. Frachon will be responsible for overseeing the development of CGA,...
8 December 2014
Abu Dhabi Terminals (ADT), manager and operator of Khalifa Port Container Terminal, have been awarded the exclusive ISO 28001:2007 certification in security management systems. The stringent...
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22 November 2014
Having seen the success of UK Prime Minister David Cameron’s supply chain finance initiative in 2012, the Obama administration launched its own equivalent on 11 July 2014 known as SupplierPay...
30 October 2014
The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) hosted its third supply chain finance (SCF) summit in Paris 22-23 October 2014, returning to the Maison des Arts et Métiers across the Seine from...
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16 July 2014
Aite Group and the UK professional accounting body, ACCA, published a report examining the business case for supply chain finance in June 2014.   It follows ACCA’s global forum for...
2 May 2014
Panelists at an insuring export credit and political risk conference discuss how the PRIs and ECAs are working with financiers when regulation is pushing up the cost of trade finance. This is...
7 April 2014
How do global corporates secure their SME supply chains? By ensuring they have sustained access to finance. Clarissa Dann chairs a panel session at IFC's Global Partners Meeting in...
16 March 2014
As procurement moves centre-stage for corporates looking for product innovation and value creation, banks can play a vital role in facilitation, writes Dr Sebastian Hölker, head of innovative...
12 March 2014
Kurt Cavano demonstrates how the IFC supply chain finance platform is improving access to finance for SMEs  
Technology Update
12 March 2014
A new report by Supply Chain Insights indicates that despite the explosion of global outsourcing and increased efforts to automate the extended supply chain, the focus of most companies remains on...
12 March 2014
To boldly go forth into working capital management: TFR's supply chain finance panel agree a joined up approach is called for
Technology Update
7 March 2014
Compagnie Générale d’Affacturag, SocGen’s commercial factoring unit, has launched a new supply chain finance platform dedicated to helping larger corporates secure their...
17 February 2014
With 22 corporates live on Bank Payment Obligation, mass adoption seems some way off. What could speed this up? Experts from the ICC Banking Commission's supply chain finance conference panel...
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9 January 2014
Asia Development Bank (ADB) has partnered with Standard Chartered to fund supply chain financing for small and medium sized businesses. The project aims to invest approximately US$800m in small...
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17 December 2013
Conflicting payment practices are making business confusing for SMEs, a report by Bibby Financial Services has found.  In a survey of 1,000 small businesses in five countries around the...
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17 December 2013
Nigel Hibbert has joined the national sales team of BNP Paribas based in London, where he will be responsible for acquiring new clients in south-east England. Hibbert brings a decade of...
18 November 2013
When more than 100 delegates attended the ICC Banking Commission’s second annual supply chain financing course in Paris on 6 and 7 November 2013, the debate at Sibos  six weeks earlier...
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