B2B Payments

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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Will BoA Give B2B Mobile Wallets a Boost?

Polished shoes and nice jacket? Check. Laptop? Yep. Business cards and document pouch? Got it. Company-issued plastic? Ha Who needs that? A successful business trip depends on preparation, and that includes payments.

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Keeping Tabs on B2B Payments’ Tipping Point

We all have a tipping point. And as Malcolm Gladwell writes, the tipping point comes when critical mass or a boiling point is reached. To paraphrase Network, the tipping point comes when we’ve decided we’re not going to take it anymore. So it is with business. Archaic processes? Check. Frustration? Check. Checks? Check.

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Mastercard Thinks Blockchain Can Simplify B2B Transactions in New Patent

Financial services giant Mastercard has invented a blockchain system that it believes can simplify business-to-business (B2B) transactions in a high-volume enterprise environment.

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Citi Payment Insights Gives Corporates New B2B Payments Tools

Citi announced Monday (July 16) the launch of Citi Payment Insights, a new service that gives institutional clients access to real-time payment information and the ability to action payments on demand via the CitiDirect BE electronic banking platform.

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Voice Isn’t Ready to Take Off in B2B Payments

Voice technology is on the verge of revolutionizing e-commerce. One in six U.S. adults owns a voice-controlled device, and experts predict that voice shopping will generate 40 billion in sales across the U.S. and U.K. by 2022.

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