B2B Payments

VIDEO: As “Paper Inertia” Wears Off – What’s the Size of the B2B Epayments Opportunity?

$1.3 trillion in B2B payments will transition from paper checks over 5 years. Paper checks will decline 5-7% year-on-year for the next 5 years.

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Harvard and Capital One Survey Mid-Market B2B ePayments Adoption

When it comes to B2B payments digitization, not every company will experience the same journey. That’s especially true for firms of varying sizes: Whereas large, multinational conglomerates often struggle to make sweeping changes to their complex and siloed internal systems, smaller businesses often lack the resources to invest in B2B payments digitization projects. Where do […]

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VIDEO: How Big Are B2B Payments Expected to Grow?

Mercator Advisory Group examines factors driving the growth, along with opportunities to gain greater share of business-to-business (B2B) spending. The U.S. market for commercial credit cards in the mid-to-large corporate market space continues to grow at a healthy pace.

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PODCAST: Visa Re-Imagines the B2B Payments Industry

The following is a transcript of the podcast episode hosted by Ryan McEndarfer, Editor-in-chief at PaymentsJournal.com. Glad to have you here. There’s a big focus for Visa on business-to-business payments. Can you tell us about Visa’s strategy in the B2B market segment? Taira Hall – Head of Partnerships for Visa Business Solutions I’d be happy to.

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Santander Launches Enterprise Payment Link

Santander Bank is rolling out a new corporate payments solution aimed at supporting visibility into business transactions via wire, ACH and check. The bank debuted its Santander Enterprise Payment Link (EPL) solution in a press release issued Monday (Nov.

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Building a Better – Paper-Free – B2B Payments World

Though rapidly going extinct in consumer transactions, the check is alive and quite well in the B2B space. Not because anyone is especially thrilled about it, but because they get the job done. But the world is a rapidly changing place, and even B2B payments seem to be evolving.

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Visa Readies Blockchain-based B2B Connect for Market

Visa today announced new product details surrounding digital identity in preparation for a first quarter 2019 launch of Visa B2B Connect. This one-of-a-kind distributed ledger-based platform is designed to give financial institutions a simple, fast and secure way to process cross border business-to-business payments globally.

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The Roil Over B2B Payments Rails

B2B payments innovators and Warren Buffet have something in common: They are both obsessed with rails. Warren Buffet made rails sexy again when he bought a railroad in 2009. That was the year Buffett took a 77 percent stake in Burlington Northern – in what he described as a bet on America and its resilience […]

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Survey: Corporates Have Specific Payments Needs – And Banks Have the Opportunity to Meet Them

When it comes to business payments you may be thinking: As long as invoices are paid, does it really matter how it all happens? It actually matters very much- not all business payments processes are created equal. If you think about it in terms of a car, payments are like the fuel injection system of […]

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Bureaucratic Fuel Is Pushing B2B Payments Toward Digital

Unless you are a fan of paper cuts and ink smudges, take a moment to give it up for Spain. The country is the latest nation to help push B2B payments into the digital age. The developments come amid increasing regulatory focus around the globe on moving those transactions away from mistake- and fraud-prone analog […]

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SMBs Claim Control Over Finances With B2B Payments Innovation

There is a disconnect between the payment options businesses offer their customers and the options businesses use to pay each other. Between real-time payment options, one-click buy buttons and instant credit transfer schemes, consumers get the gold standard when it comes to payments solutions.

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Ant Financial Launches B2B Fintech Suite With Blockchain, AI Solutions

Ant Financial Services Group, the payments and financial services arm of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, has launched a new suite of fintech products and services targeted at financial institutions and banks.

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