B2B

  • WEX Links Corporates To Billtrust’s AP Solutions

    November 19, 2019 WEX Links Corporates To Billtrust's AP SolutionsCommercial payments company WEX has announced a partnership with order-to-cash solution provider Billtrust in an effort to address accounts payable (AP) friction for its clients. In a press release on Tuesday ...
  • Basware Enhances Vendor Sourcing In B2B Marketplace

    November 19, 2019 Basware Enhances Vendor Sourcing CapabilitiesElectronic invoicing and source-to-pay company Basware has introduced new features into its Marketplace eProcurement offering, the company said on Tuesday (Nov. 19). Basware is adding framework agreement capabilities to its platform, ...
  • Tipalti Puts AP Closer To AR With YayPay

    November 19, 2019 Accounts payable (AP) automation company Tipalti is getting closer to the accounts receivable (AR) side of B2B transactions with a new partnership. The company announced Tuesday (Nov. 19) that it is ...
  • BlueVine Secures $102M To Build Out SMB Banking Services

    November 19, 2019 Small business online lending platform BlueVine announced a $102.5 million funding round and plans to expand its presence in the small and medium-sized business (SMB) banking market. In a press release ...
  • Wells Corporate Customers Can Now Send Immediate Payments Via RTP Network

    November 19, 2019 Wells FargoWells Fargo has launched an integration with the RTP network, enabling its business clients to send real-time payments, Wells Fargo announced in a press release on Tuesday (Nov. 19).  Using an ...
  • How Cannabis Companies Can Leapfrog Into Payments Digitization

    November 19, 2019 The compliance burden of a legal marijuana business having to manage regulations that vary by state, and between the state and federal level, has created a banking conundrum for a ...
  • AP Firms Promote Card Acceptance, Speed For Suppliers

    November 19, 2019 The siloes between accounts payable (AP) and accounts receivable (AR) continue to come down as service providers recognize the importance of facilitating payment acceptance as much as the capabilities of ...
  • Fundera Integrates SMB Finance Into Logistics Platform Ware2Go

    November 18, 2019 Fundera Integrates SMB Finance Into Ware2GoUPS-owned Ware2Go, which connects merchants with logistics and fulfillment services, is integrating small business financing to the platform through a collaboration with Fundera. In a press release issued on Monday (Nov. ...
  • Bill.com Seeks $100M In NYSE Float

    November 18, 2019 Bill.com Seeks $100M In NYSE FloatBusiness payments processing company Bill.com is going public and seeking $100 million for its float. MarketWatch reported on Friday (Nov. 15) that the California-based company filed for an initial public offering ...
  • California Truckers Continue Legal Fight Against Gig Worker Law

    November 18, 2019 Legislation in California that aims to expand worker protections for so-called gig economy workers has led to a debate in the state’s freight services market and a lawsuit hoping to ...
  • Australian B2B FinTech Tyro Payments To IPO

    November 18, 2019 Australian Securities ExchangeAustralian B2B FinTech Tyro Payments is looking to go public and is pursuing a $1 billion valuation with its float on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX), the Sydney Morning Herald ...
  • Corporates Brace For BEC Scam Ramp-Up

    November 18, 2019 Cybersecurity experts are warning that the next year, and beyond, will continue to present an elevated threat level to businesses at risk of payments fraud — and governments are taking ...
  • How APIs, The Gig Economy Drive Payroll-Accounting Connectivity

    November 18, 2019 With open banking business models inspiring FinTech innovators to explore other use cases for data integrations, the B2B financial services market has seen a swath of collaboration between traditional financial ...
  • Sterling Bancorp Names Leaders Of Innovation Finance Group

    November 17, 2019 Sterling Bancorp announced that it has launched its new Innovation Finance Group, and has tapped veteran technology bankers John Hoesley and Josh Roberts to lead it. The new group will ...
  • BELLIN Works With Deutsche Bank On Instant Payments

    November 17, 2019 BELLIN works with Deutsche Bank on instant paymentsBELLIN announced that it has successfully integrated support for SEPA real-time payments into its software solutions, with the help of Deutsche Bank. The integration complies with the specifications of the German ...
  • House Committee Approves Ban On Controversial SMB Loan Tactic

    November 15, 2019 The U.S. House Financial Services Committee has voted in favor of banning a controversial practice in small business lending, The Washington Post reported Friday (Nov .15). In a 31-23 vote, the ...
  • Walmart Develops Blockchain Freight Payment Network

    November 15, 2019 Walmart CanadaWalmart Canada has developed a blockchain-based network to facilitate logistics operations and payments, the company announced in a press release Thursday (Nov. 14). In collaboration with blockchain technology firm DLT Labs, ...
  • Mesh Eyes Virtual Cards For Global B2B Payments

    November 15, 2019 Though credit cards were not originally designed to address the needs of corporate payers, advances in commercial card technology have positioned the payment tool as one that’s gaining traction in ...
  • Investors Go After B2B FinTech Maturity

    November 15, 2019 As the fallout from WeWork’s stumbles continues, one could easily wonder if the market is beginning to question not only the position of WeWork backer SoftBank in the tech investment ...
  • Bending Card Rails For B2B Payments Optimization

    November 15, 2019 Bending The Card Rails For Better B2B PaymentsWhen the commercial card first came on the scene, executives thought of the payment tool in limited terms: a piece of plastic their employees could use to make one-off purchases ...
  • CreDec Adds Real-Time Payments To Xero

    November 14, 2019 Payment service provider CreDec is integrating real-time payments capabilities that will allow small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) and their accountants to bypass bank portals and initiate payments from directly within ...
  • Bank OS Provider nCino Adds Predictive Analytics

    November 14, 2019 Bank operating system provider nCino is expanding its functionality for financial institution (FI) clients with the deployment of artificial intelligence (AI) and predictive analytics, the company said Thursday (Nov. 14). Its ...
  • Tradeshift Integrates Wax Digital’s Vendor Sourcing Automation

    November 14, 2019 eProcurementSupply chain payments company Tradeshift has announced a partnership with Wax Digital, a FinTech offering businesses spend management tools. A press release issued Thursday (Nov. 14) said Tradeshift and Wax Digital ...
  • Payro Debuts Payroll Financing For SMB Owners

    November 14, 2019 Payro Finance is launching its payroll financing offering for small and medium-sized business (SMB) owners. In a press release on Thursday (Nov. 14), Payro, which launched this year, said its payroll ...
  • Faster Payments Readies Global Payroll For A Paradigm Shift

    November 14, 2019 Increasingly, the gold standard for payments is invisibility. Platforms and payment service providers are seeking digital, integrated payment experiences that are so seamless, neither the payee nor payer take much notice ...
  • How SMBs’ Digital Banking Demands Change The KYC Challenge For Banks

    November 14, 2019 SMBs' Digital Banking Demands Add KYC PressuresWhile small businesses often struggle with a lack of integrated digital tools from their traditional financial service providers, the friction in small business banking is often acute even before an ...
  • APIs Tackle Law Firms’ Collections Conundrum

    November 14, 2019 Late and unpaid invoices are an accounts receivable nightmare for any business. But in the legal services arena, researchers estimate that up to 14 percent of all hours billed to ...
  • China Eases Growth Targets To Boost SMB Lending

    November 13, 2019 China’s regulators have revealed that the country will be moving away from setting sharp growth targets at its biggest banks, in an effort to increase lending to small businesses (SMBs). In ...
  • Sis-id, Tradeshift Team Up Against Payments Fraud

    November 13, 2019 Sis-id And Tradeshift Team Up Against Payments FraudFraud protection company Sis-id and supply chain and marketplace company Tradeshift announced on Wednesday (Nov. 13) a partnership to help with the risks and costs associated with payments fraud. The collaboration ...
  • Amazon-Owned AbeBooks’ Online Bookselling Tool Fillz Is Shuttering

    November 13, 2019 AbeBooks' Bookselling Tool Fillz Is ShutteringFillz, an online tool for booksellers, is shuttering after 16 years, according to reports. Fillz is a division of AbeBooks, a company purchased by Amazon in 2008. AbeBooks acquired Fillz in ...
  • Xero Overhauls Payments For Faster Transactions

    November 13, 2019 Xero Overhauls Payments For Faster TransactionsNew Zealand’s cloud-based accounting firm Xero is overhauling payments to integrate with TransferWise, Stripe and GoCardless, Xero said in a press release Wednesday (Nov. 13). The integration will make it easier ...
  • JPMorgan Links With Boost For Commercial Card Acceptance

    November 13, 2019 commercial card paymentNew York-headquartered Boost Payment Solutions is collaborating with J.P. Morgan’s Single-Use Card Accounts (SUA) to offer automated commercial card payments, Boost said in a press release on Wednesday (Nov. 13).  The strategic ...
  • Ingo Money Dives Into Real-Time Payments Ubiquity Challenges

    November 13, 2019 Faster payments continue to gain traction in the U.S., as service providers old and new introduce more options for consumer and business payers to move money quickly and, in some ...
  • Beyond The US, Open Banking Goes Beyond The Consumer

    November 13, 2019 There may not be an Open Banking mandate in the U.S., but that doesn’t mean the payments and financial services market isn’t embracing data sharing and integration. The Clearing House took ...
  • Bottomline: AP Automation, APIs Pay Dividends For Buyers — And Their Suppliers

    November 13, 2019 accounts payable laptopIn the drive to manage accounts payable (AP) more efficiently, buyers can not only optimize their own working capital, they can help suppliers, too. Paying suppliers in the ways they prefer, ...
  • MarketInvoice Rebrands To Expand Business Finance Offering

    November 12, 2019 MarketInvoice Rebrands To Expand SMB OfferingMarketInvoice is rebranding to reflect its expansion beyond invoice financing for small businesses. The company announced its new name, MarketFinance, in an announcement on Tuesday (Nov. 12), as well as an ...
  • Diamante Enables Real-Time Payments In Diamond Supply Chain

    November 12, 2019 diamondsDiamante Blockchain, a blockchain consortium exploring how the technology can address friction in the diamond supply chain, has introduced a B2B payments feature. A press release issued Tuesday (Nov. 12) said ...
  • Billtrust Automates Credit Application For B2B Trade

    November 12, 2019 business handshakeAccounts receivable technology firm Billtrust is automating the credit application process for its users’ corporate customers, the company announced Tuesday (Nov. 12). Dubbed Credit Application, the solution allows Billtrust’s B2B supplier ...
  • Mesh Taps Visa For Cross-Border Corporate V-Cards

    November 12, 2019 Mesh Taps Visa For Cross-Border B2B V-CardsB2B payments firm Mesh has announced a collaboration with Visa that will enable Mesh to integrate Visa virtual cards into its supplier payment service. In a press release issued on Tuesday ...
  • The Clearing House Aims To Ease Data Sharing With FinTech Startups

    November 12, 2019 THC Aims To Ease Data Sharing With FinTechsThe Clearing House, a payments firm owned by 25 of the biggest U.S. banks, is campaigning for contract terms that would give FinTech startups a way to quickly tap into ...