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HSBC plans faster supply chain finance with new Me-PO solution


HSBC has introduced a matched electronic purchase order (Me-PO) financing solution to improve its release of working capital.

Santander and Tradeshift partner for supply chain finance

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Santander is partnering with business commerce platform Tradeshift, for a digital capital solution, the first of which will be supply chain finance (SCF). As reported last year, Tradeshift got an investment from Santander InnoVentures. At that time, Mariano Belinky, managing partner at Santander InnoVentures, said the company “is at the forefront of tackling a very […]

China’s Chained Finance brings blockchain boost to SME funding


Chinese fintech firms Dianrong and FnConn have launched Chained Finance, the “first-ever” blockchain platform for supply chain finance. According to the pair, supply chain finance companies have been limited by existing technology and, to date, have only served about 15% of suppliers needing financial resources. They claim the vast majority of the 40 million SMEs […]

Santander InnoVentures invests in Tradeshift

Tradeshift gets investment from Santander InnoVentures

Business commerce and supply chain finance platform Tradeshift has got an investment from Santander InnoVentures.