Supply Chain Finance

Smart City and Blockchain Venture Between Interbit™ and Xinova Progresses

Interbit is pleased to announce progress with the CitizenOS Project (“the Venture”) which plans to bring smart technologies to cities worldwide. Interbit’s multi-blockchain architecture will provide the ability to handle the huge amount of data that will be generated and is expected to serve as the software platform upon which the CitizenOS Project will provide new infrastructure and the latest Interbit of Things (IoT) technology solutions to... more Read more »

SWIFT Sees Success with Global Instant Cross-Border Payments with Singapore’s FAST

SWIFT today announces the results of a global trial to integrate SWIFT gpi Instant, the co-operative’s cross-border instant payments service, into Singapore’s domestic instant payment service,Fast And Secure Transfers (FAST). Read more »

Opengear Makes Senior Appointment to Help Drive EMEA Growth

Opengear a leading provider of solutions that deliver secure, resilient network access and automation to critical IT infrastructure, solutions that deliver secure, resilient network access and automation to critical IT Infrastructure, has appointed Alan Kinsey as its Regional Sales Manager for UK and Ireland as part of an EMEA-wide drive to accelerate growth and expansion. Read more »

Dion wins “Best Corporate Actions Solution” Award at the 2019 Goodacre Systems in The City FinTech Awards

Dion Global Solutions (Dion | BSE: 526927), a leading provider of modular solutions to the Financial Services industry and a trusted technology partner to global banking community, today announced that it won three awards at the 2019 Goodacre UK Systems in the City Financial Technology Awards in London yesterday. Read more »

Lightico Raises $14.5M in Funding to Remove Complexity From Customer-Facing Business Processes

Lightico, the pioneer of the next generation platform for digital customer interactions, today announced a $14.5 million investment by Mangrove Capital Partners, a venture capital firm whose portfolio includes major tech companies like Skype, WalkMe and Wix. Read more »

TCS Helps Scottish Widows Enhance Customer Experience

Tata Consultancy Services, a leading global IT, consulting and business solutions organisation, has crossed a major milestone by successfully completing the first phase of implementation of the TCS BaNCS Insurance Platform as part of a business transformation programme for Scottish Widows, the life and pensions arm of Lloyds Banking Group. Read more »

Divido and Triumph Motorcycles Cooperate to Deliver Point-Of-Purchase Finance

Divido, the multinational white label platform for point-of-purchase lending, today announces that it has been selected by Triumph Motorcycles, to deliver point-of-purchase finance on after-sale products across the UK. Building around 60,000 bikes per year, Triumph Motorcycles is Britain’s largest motorcycle manufacturer and has over 750 dealers across the world. Read more »

SWIFT Pushes for Greater Automation in FX

SWIFT is leading industry efforts to increase automation levels in the global FX market through better standards to help remove barriers that hinder the exchange of information and to enable straight through processing. The global FX market which trades in 180 currencies and in large volumes, cannot operate without high levels of automation, but obstacles remain that prevent it operating in the most efficient manner. With millions of... more Read more »

Livingstone Reveals Top 5 tech Predictions and Trends Ahead of London Tech Week

Livingstone, the global M&A advisory firm, examines the trends and topics that will take front and centre next week at the much anticipated London Tech Week (June 10-14). 1. Connecting Global Markets – Read more »

Commerzbank and Bangkok Bank Jointly Run International Trade Transaction Based on DLT

Bangkok Bank and Commerzbank have jointly run an international trade transaction based on Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT). Payments between the German export customer Schott and the Thai import customer A.P.A. Industries were secured by digitally processing the related data transfer via Corda blockchain technology on the Marco Polo trade finance network. Read more »

TokenMarket and Loopring Cooperate to Advance its Security Exchanges

TokenMarket, the blockchain-based global investment platform, today announces its partnership with Loopring, the protocol for decentralised token exchanges. The collaboration will accelerate security and transparency in the US$222 billion digital asset trading market. Read more »

Fenergo Launches Digital Client Orchestration Suite of CLM Tools Using an API-led Approach

Fenergo, a leading provider of digital Client Lifecycle Management (CLM) solutions for financial institutions, today announces the launch of Digital Client Orchestration, a suite of CLM tools that integrates front, middle and back office systems using an API-led approach. Read more »

BASF Solves Supply Chain Optimisation Problems Using FICO Optimisation

BASF has optimised one of the world’s largest supply chain networks using FICO® Xpress Optimisation. BASF’s advanced business analytics team used the mathematical optimisation software to map all of the company’s supply chains at once to weigh the economic value of an investment, a massive computational challenge. For its achievement, BASF was awarded a 2018 FICO Decisions Award for AI, Machine Learning & Optimisation. Read more »

HSBC and Walmart Join Forces on Sustainable Supply Chain Finance Programme

HSBC and Walmart today announced the roll-out of a sustainable supply chain finance programme that pegs a supplier’s financing rate to its sustainability performance. This global programme allows Walmart’s suppliers who demonstrate progress in Walmart’s Project Gigaton or Sustainability Index Program to apply for improved financing from HSBC based on their sustainability ratings. Read more »

European Operations Update

iSignthis Ltd (ASX: ISX | FRA: TA8) (“The Company”) following its announcement dated 6th February 2019, is pleased to announce that it now has a number of merchants live on its own Tier 1 Visa, Mastercard and JCB facilities. The Company’s wholly owned European neobank subsidiary, iSignthis eMoney Ltd (“ISXPay”), is now processing, clearing and settling in multiple currencies under its own Bank Institution Number (BIN) as a Principal member of... more Read more »

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