Entries by Stewart Jacobsen

The current state of the capture market

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Reading Time: 3 minutes I can remember a time when microfilm was still king. Remarkably, it’s a technology that was first used in the 1870’s and, after a great run, it died away gracefully as scanning and OCR took over.

The big benefits of supply chain finance

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Reading Time: 3 minutes Supply chain finance – otherwise known as “reverse factoring” – has exploded in popularity in recent years, as businesses have recognised the positive impact it can have on cash flow and relationships across the supply chain.

A practical solution to late payments

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Reading Time: 3 minutes The latest press release from the Chartered Institute of Credit Management (CICM) on the Prompt Payment Code (PPC) makes for grim reading. 17 companies have been removed or suspended from the Code during the past quarter, with some household names being very publicly named and shamed.