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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 ( http://www.basware.com/our_solutions/supplier_connectivity/Pages/default.aspx ), 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 […]



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 […]



Comment: Why customer relationships are the future of Corporate Banking

Mrt 5th, 2009 | By EEI Platform | Category: Country specific, Electronic invoicing, Members and partners, Publications, major issues

Stefan Foryszewski is co-founder & senior vice president at OB10.
The banking industry is rarely out of the headlines at the moment.  Every aspect of how banks conduct their affairs is coming under scrutiny as a result of the credit crunch and the ensuing global recession.
Some of this activity is right and proper - and more […]



Opinion: Post no bills

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

E-invoicing has not taken off as fast as its proponents might have hoped, but the economic climate might give their efforts new impetus.
The European Commission estimates that the potential cost savings of e-invoicing in the business-to-business sector will be €238 billion. The European Association for Corporate Treasurers puts the figure at €243 billion. According to […]



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 finansportalen.no, aiming at facilitating the process of switching banks or even starting negotiations within a bank in order to achieve […]



E-Invoicing / E-Billing in Europe – Taking the next step towards optimised processes

Feb 11th, 2009 | By EEI Platform | Category: Awareness, Electronic invoicing, Publications

An organisation can save 1-2% of their turnover by replacing paper invoices and optimising the related processes. Electronic and automated invoice processes can result in savings of 60-80% compared to traditional paper based processing. Thus the payback time on investments in E-Invoicing projects can be as short as six months.
In 2008, roughly 1 million European […]



Voestalpine Railpro selects TIE Kinetix Business Integration Platform

Feb 9th, 2009 | By EEI Platform | Category: Members and partners, Partners, Product information, Recent News

TIE Holding N.V. (”TIE”) has announced that Voestalpine Railpro has selected the TIE Kinetix Business Integration Platform for the Computer to Computer Integration with its most important customers. 
With the selection of the TIE Kinetix Business Integration Platform, Voestalpine Railpro significantly improves the integration and establishes efficiency advantages in the processes of exchanging, processing and managing […]



Brochure: Turning Green into Gold with ISIS Papyrus

Feb 6th, 2009 | By EEI Platform | Category: Awareness, Electronic invoicing, Members and partners, Partners, Presentations

Automating the capturing, delivery and storage of invoices, documents and records in electronic form is far more environmentally friendly than using paper. It helps increase efficiency and can help make big cost savings in the short, medium and long term. Consider any major organisation generating vast amounts of invoices and other business communication for its […]