JPMorgan Treasury Services, a leader in global payment, trade finance and treasury services management, has introduced a new electronic bill of lading, data and image service. Providing an option to traditional paper bills of lading, JPMorgan is offering this service to exporters as part of its industry-first direct electronic interface with shipping carriers. Working in conjunction with APL Limited, a carrier for BASF South East Asia Pte Ltd., JPMorgan Treasury Services has developed this Internet-based application in part to speed up document presentation and reduce costly delays at ports of shipment.
A report by broking group Marsh examines the repercussions from the administration of the South Korean company, which filed for bankruptcy protection at the end of August.
Global research by C2FO suggests that smaller businesses are less concerned with the repercussions of Brexit and the upcoming US presidential election.
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Early-stage merger and acquisition deals in Asia-Pacific show nearly 10% year-on-year growth in recent months.