Real-time Financing: Extending e-invoicing to real-time SME financing
Today, most Supply Chain Finance (SCF) solutions are based on a Buyer driven ‘three party model’. Although this is a widely accepted model, it has its limitations in terms of scalability and SME financing.
There is a growing desire from companies and national governments alike to organize financing in an easy and cost effective manner, making SCF reachable ‘for the masses’. In this article Innopay’s e-business experts - Jaap Jan Nienhuis, Mounaim Cortet and Douwe Lycklama - reflect on existing SCF models and propose a 'four party SCF model' to facilitate real-time (SME) financing.
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