EEI Platform

Dutch State Secretary launches website for digital billing

Mrt 25th, 2009 | By EEI Platform | Category: Awareness, Country specific, Recent News, major issues

Together with Wim Mijs, director of the Dutch Association of Banks, State Secretary Heemskerk of Dutch Economic Affairs launched the website last week. 
Via this website, consumers and businesses receive information about the benefits of sending bills digitally. Moreover, customers of ABN AMRO, ING and Rabobank ViaMijnBank are able to receive their invoices online, and pay online through their own […]

Basware launches connectivity services to accelerate Purchase to Pay process automation

Mrt 25th, 2009 | By EEI Platform | Category: Awareness, Electronic invoicing, Members and partners, Partners, Product information, Recent News


Basware, the leading provider of purchase to pay solutions, today announced the launch of Basware Connectivity ( ), a new set of enabling services to increase the adoption of electronic document exchange in difficult economic times for businesses. Basware Connectivity services allow suppliers and buyers of all sizes and maturity to transact electronically across […]

OB10 and LogicaCMG extend their partnership in Europe

Mrt 24th, 2009 | By EEI Platform | Category: Awareness, Electronic invoicing, Members and partners, Partners, Recent News

Logica and OB10 extend partnership to help customers accelerate millions of Euros in savings every year.
Logica, a leading IT and business services company, today announces an extension to its partnership with OB10, the largest global electronic invoicing (e-invoicing) network. The new interoperation agreement brings together the scale, geographic spread and full tax compliance from two […]

OB10 outlines advantages of e-Invoicing over OCR

Mrt 24th, 2009 | By EEI Platform | Category: Electronic invoicing, Members and partners, Partners, Recent News

Well-attended Webinar enables the leading global e-Invoicing network to outline why e-Invoicing is a viable alternative to OCR.

OB10, the leading global e-Invoicing network, hosted the February 26 Webinar titled E-Invoicing vs. OCR, Getting the Most from Invoice Automation. The Webinar attracted over 130 participants eager to learn the benefits of e-Invoicing and why it is […]

EU: SEMIC.EU repository registers 100th interoperability asset

Mrt 20th, 2009 | By EEI Platform | Category: Recent News

The Semantic Interoperability Centre Europe’s repository of interoperability assets has passed an important milestone. Two new core components were provided by the French Ministry of Budget’s General Directorate for State Modernisation (DGME), pushing the number of available solutions into the triple digits.
The 100th asset is a specification of “Financial Institution” in France. It is used […]

European e-Invoicing Forum in Munich

Mrt 12th, 2009 | By EEI Platform | Category: Country specific, Electronic invoicing, Standardisation, Upcoming events

European E-invoicing Forum (EEF), organized by Empiria Group is putting together leading corporates, banks, SMEs, service providers, standardization & regulatory bodies. Every day in 2009, 1000 corporates are expected to become new users of e-invoicing. However, there are still a lot of barriers to overcome and challenges to face. In order to successfully implement your […]

Document: The EEI Platform Activity Plan 2009

Mrt 10th, 2009 | By EEI Platform | Category: Awareness, Electronic invoicing, Featured articles, Instruments, Members and partners, Publications

It’s there! The first draft of the EEI Platform Activity Plan. It provides an overview of the activities and instruments that the EEI Platforms has scheduled to realise in 2009. The EEI Platform activity plan is publicly available for any organisation. On the one hand parties that are interested in and involved in e-invoicing, e-billing, […]

Convergence in CII, UBL and EDIFACT?

Mrt 10th, 2009 | By EEI Platform | Category: Electronic invoicing, Featured articles, Harmonization, Publications, Standardisation

The European Commission organised an informal meeting in Brussels last October in order to get a clear picture about the current status, progress and implications of the convergence of the Universal Business Language (UBL) standard into standards developed by UN/CEFACT. A point of discussion was whether or not any actions - in addition to the ongoing […]

Internet Law - EU regulations for e-Invoicing

Mrt 3rd, 2009 | By EEI Platform | Category: Electronic invoicing, Publications, Recent News, major issues

To achieve basic standards of clarity and certainty in a taxation system, the incidence of taxation must be well defined. The tracking of indirect taxes such as VAT relies on invoices as the primary evidence of a commercial transaction. When business evolves by means of advance technologies, documentary evidence such as invoices must match these […]

Norwegian finance portal launches new bank switching function

Feb 25th, 2009 | By EEI Platform | Category: Country specific, Product information, Recent News

A new solution was launched by the Norwegian Minister of Finance Kristin Halvorsen, the Minister of Children and Equality Anniken Huitfeldt and the Director of the Norwegian Consumer Council Randi Flesland through the financial portal, aiming at facilitating the process of switching banks or even starting negotiations within a bank in order to achieve […]