Digitising trade finance could help to unlock additional financing and therefore fuel growth. Given the number of recent Proof of Concept project announcements, many based around blockchain, could we finally be seeing the start of a transformation in trade finance?
In an increasingly competitive supply chain finance ecosystem – consisting of banks, non-banks, and a combination of the two – how best can corporate treasurers select an effective payables finance programme provider? Deutsche Bank suggest three simple questions that corporates can ask.
With solutions such as we.trade revolutionising supply-chain interactions, while others, such as Project Wilson, connect correspondent banks to facilitate working capital financing, Simone Del Guerra of UniCredit discusses the shifting landscape of correspondent banking.