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Background

Trade finance helps to make international supply chains work smoothly and efficiently. Finance costs in the supply chain can be material. As a general principle, supply chains are most efficient when…

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Connectivity

Citi joins Contour trade finance network

by Ben Poole

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The announcement comes as Contour moved into full commercialisation last month following two years of pilots in 14 countries.

Connectivity

Voltron transforms into Contour

by Ben Poole

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Contour launches following the success of the bank-backed project to digitise trade finance.

Trade & FSC Management

GTC to launch trade finance platform

by Ben Poole

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The platform aims to simplify the price discovery process between corporations and financial institutions.

Financial Supply Chain Platforms

Stability in the face of uncertainty

by Christian Hausherr , Head of Product Management, Trade Finance and Supply Chain Finance, Deutsche Bank

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How payables finance is being used to shore up points of vulnerability in global supply chains