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AcceptEmail - a solid and future proof e-mandate solution for billers and customers

AcceptEmail – a solid and future proof e-mandate solution for billers and customers

February 17, 2014  |  Adoption, Electronic Invoicing, Europe, Payment

By introducing a universal e-mandate solution, AcceptEmail answers to the call of customers and stakeholders, such as merchants, branch organisations and regulators as the Central Bank, to manage and acquire electronic mandates for SEPA Direct Debit in an easy, secure and compliant way. AcceptEmail Mandates allow consumers and merchants to complete and exchange mandates fully digital via e-mail, mobile or online. Read more about their added value, distinctive features and how AcceptEmail Mandates works.

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Tungsten and OB10 welcome three top level executives to the e-invoicing team

February 17, 2014  |  Electronic Invoicing, Europe

Tungsten Corporation, accelerator of global trade through its combination of acquired e-Invoicing network OB10 with spend analytics and supply chain financing, has announced the addition of three senior level executives to its team: Lincoln Jopp (COO), David Newberry (CMO) and John Hall (Head of Major Accounts).

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Palette enhances European presence with new operation and key appointment

Palette is continuing its European expansion with the opening of a new subsidiary based in Espoo, Finland. With its web-based purchase-to-payment suite, PaletteArena, Palette has been the market leader in Scandinavia for many years. Palette Finland Oy has been established to grow the company’s sales and support operations across the country.

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85% of UK SME’s say to have adopted e-invoicing. Alongside paper invoices.

This is all based on a new study from Sage Pay. And was presented as a foot note alongside the main finding. The study from Sage Pay primarily discovered that SME businesses in the UK as a whole are currently owed more than £55 billion in unpaid or outstanding invoices. The average SME is owed £11,358, with one in five owed over £30,000.

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Top Image Systems Presents Innovative Mobile Imaging Platform at FinovateEurope 2014

February 3, 2014  |  Digitalisation, Europe, Events

Top Image will be showcasing its innovative mobile imaging solution portfolio, including its powerful MobiPAY mobile bill payment and MobiCHECK check deposit applications running on the TIS Mobile Imaging Platform. The demonstration will show how banks worldwide are both improving customer experience and retention and at the same time reducing operational expenses by empowering their customers with TIS-driven apps that let them execute various banking transactions anywhere, anytime via mobile device.

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Bram Kuijper appointed chair of the SimplerInvoicing Foundation board

Bram Kuijper appointed chair of the SimplerInvoicing Foundation boardBram Kuijperhas been appointed chair of the SimplerInvoicing foundation board for at least the next twelve months. SimplerInvoicing is a initiated by 12 Dutch e-invoicing service providers, 2 ERP providers and Logius (the Dutch govermental IT organisation). The goal of this PEPPOL based initiative is to make structured e-invoicing much simpler. Voila! The daily board of SimplerInvoicing consists of five members.

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SEPA Direct Debit standard requires consent for new and standing orders

January 31, 2014  |  Adoption, Europe, Payment, Standards

As of 1 August 2014, companies that charge for their services by standing order must meet the requirements concerning collection and safekeeping of the authorization stipulated in the SEPA regulations.
It is important to note that direct debits by standing order corresponding to new customers implemented without the necessary consent may be subject to return and refund during the 13 months following the unauthorized charge. The EDICOM electronic consent publishing service automates the process of generating, sending and electronic signature of the authorization document. Find out about their EDICOM SEPA Platform solution.

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With AcceptEmail -and a discount- to the 2014 EPCA Payment Summit

January 29, 2014  |  Electronic Invoicing, Europe, Events, Payment

On 12-13 March in Brussels the next EPCA Payment Summit will take place. At the event AcceptEmail will talk about (SEPA) e-mandates and their experiences of AcceptEmail Mandates during implementation projects. As a thought leader and market leader AcceptEmail helps her customers with optimising their (e-)invoicing, collection, and mandating processes in the new SEPA era. For more information on the EPCA 2014 programme, visit the the EPCA website. And contact AcceptEmail, if you'd like to visit the EPCA with a discount as a partner of AcceptEmail.

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AcceptEmail recognised as one of the 50 most disruptive FinTech companies in Europe

January 29, 2014  |  Electronic Invoicing, Europe, Events, Mobile, Payment

AcceptEmail has joined a select portion of companies that belong to the FinTech50 in 2014. The FinTech50 2014 is a shortlist of fifty companies in Europe with game-changing technologies that are redefining financial services through technology.
According to the jury AcceptEmail has all the characteristics of a ‘disruptive innovation’: "AcceptEmail answers current macro-economic trends and developments and answers to the needs of the everyday consumer. Online and mobile pyament requests combined with immediately available payment options and SEPA-compliant electronic mandate form are the future”.

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Question regarding Portuguese billing software certification updates

January 29, 2014  |  Compliance, Electronic Invoicing, Europe

Marta Padilla Miguel started this discussion in our LinkedIN group: "According to the Portuguese normative and decree of 2010 (363/2010) one of our billing solutions was certified. Recently we have been warned that there have been changes or updates to the normative, so we were looking for them on the AT webpage but couldn’t find them. We found only circular letter 50000 from 2012. But then, looking at some other webpage, we found there is a new decree (340/2013), we tried to go through it and doesn’t seem to affect us. I have some questions on this." Can you help here out?

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