The EEI Platform Activity Plan 2009

January 29th, 2009 by in Adoption

In October 2008 the EEI Platform was announced. Together with a website, an e-mail newsletter and several social network site connections (Twitter, Ning, Slideshare, Youtube and so on), the EEI Platform consist of a considerable amount of 21 Founding Partners.

As stated in the interim report of the E-invoicing Expert Group communication is of the […] Read more »

A look at the Mid-Term Report of the E-Invoicing Expert Group

January 29th, 2009 by in Featured Articles, Publications

Update: The report outlines the progress made during the first year of the group’s mandate and represents an important step towards a European Electronic Invoicing Framework which the Expert Group will develop until the end of 2009. Stakeholders are invited to comment on the report until 13 March 2009. They […] Read more »

Report: "E-Invoicing as a "keystone" between companies, banks and PA"

January 28th, 2009 by in Adoption, Publications

The Observatory on Electronic Invoicing and Dematerialization was set up in 2006 by the Politecnico di Milano’s School of Management with the specific aim of demonstrating the inherent value of adopting electronic invoicing and document dematerialization processes and, in general, of digitalising the entire order-payment cycle. At the same time, the Observatory seeks to encourage […] Read more »

ING connects to the Digitale Nota via Billington

January 23rd, 2009 by in Electronic Invoicing

As of this week, senders of Digitale Nota who are serviced by Billington, can also reach their customers who are using the Postbank internet banking environment ( By connecting ING with the 3 main Biller Service Providers, the Digitale Nota is now fully operational and there is no reason anymore not to realize […] Read more »

ACBI changes business name into CBI Consortium

January 21st, 2009 by in Adoption, Publications

The creation of the CBI Consortium – Customer to Business Interaction, which replaces the Interbank Corporate Banking Association created by ABI in 2001, was approved on 20th of May 2008 during the ACBI annual meeting. The new CBI Consortium, established in Rome, was created to ensure an even more efficient management of Interbank Corporate Banking; this […] Read more »

SEPA bank-client standard available

January 19th, 2009 by in Uncategorized

The Dutch banks have composed a standard message for the customer initiation of a European bank transfer. This allows business and IT customers and / or ERP providers to a set up a generic and correct SCT UNIFI / XML message supported by the Dutch banks.

Read the ‘SEPA Credit Transfer XML customer-to-bank Implementation Guidelines for the […] Read more »

European Commission creates Payment Systems Market Expert Group

January 13th, 2009 by in Adoption

The European Commission is to create a Payment Systems Market Expert Group (PSMEG). The group will be composed of experts competent in the area of payments. It will aim to gain inputs on payment issues, including fraud prevention, from a range of stakeholders, in particular the payment industry and users. Interested candidates are invited to […] Read more »

Weblog: 2009 – the e-invoicing year

January 9th, 2009 by in Publications

This article is published in the weblog of Bo Harald (Head of Executive Advisors at Tieto).

This announcement will hopefully be issued in many countries – the many reasons for doing it are so very obvious – for anyone wanting to look at the good-for-society-at-large aspects.

But even when the simple and cheap tools are there we will need […] Read more »

Anachron and zumzum launch eBilling Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) in the UK

As pressure mounts on organisations to be more “green” in their business operations and the continuous drive for greater efficiencies, eBilling is set to change the way companies send invoices to their customers. The market for eBilling solutions is expected to have massive growth in the next few years so Anachron and zumzum have forged […] Read more »

Anachron solution helps Multi Service Europe to start e-invoicing in Europe

Anachron, the leading e-Billing supplier in Europe, was selected by Multi Service Europe to develop an e-Billing solution for Multi Service Europe. The e-Billing application is integrated within the online customer portal of Multi Service Europe.

Rutger Gassner, Managing Director Multi Service Europe explains the reasons for e-Invoicing: “Multi Service Europe delivers customized solutions for […] Read more »