Tuesday 12th December 2017,
Payables Place

ePayments

Fighting Fraud in the Worldwide Web of Deceit

Fighting Fraud in the Worldwide Web of Deceit

[Editor’s Note: Today’s article is a guest publication from Philip Flores Jr., Senior Vice President at BMO Harris Bank N.A. Ardent Partners is happy to review and feature guest publications from authors across the accounts payable and supply management industry. If you or someone you know would like to become a guest contributor, please contact [...]

September 18, 2017 Philip Bartolini Best Practices, Other, Process 0

ePayables Technology Outlook for 2017 (Part 1)

ePayables Technology Outlook for 2017 (Part 1)

As the title of our recently published report, ePayables 2016-2017 Technology and Innovation Outlook states, the report examines the AP Automation market, discusses current trends, and presents an outlook as to the impact that today’s solutions will have on the management of invoice and payment processing for 2017. Innovative technologies can, and frequently do, have a dramatic [...]

November 28, 2016 Andrew Bartolini Best Practices, Research, Technology 0

AP Can Help Quench Treasury’s Thirst for Liquidity (Part I)

AP Can Help Quench Treasury’s Thirst for Liquidity (Part I)

Not Your Father’s Treasury Department The finance department in many enterprises has an unofficial hierarchy among functions. Near the top is the corporate treasury team, which is tasked with ensuring the enterprise has enough cash on-hand to cover ongoing operations and required business investments. But just like CFOs and Chief Procurement Officers, who have seen pretty [...]

September 28, 2016 Andrew Bartolini Best Practices, Process, Research, Technology 0

WEBINAR: Payments New Power Couple: Treasury & AP Unite

WEBINAR: Payments New Power Couple: Treasury & AP Unite

The benefits of B2B payment automation are clear, but accounts payable (“AP”) teams often struggle to achieve any significant level of process transformation because of a combination of limited resources and a relatively low position in the enterprise. This is where treasury, a direct beneficiary of B2B payment automation, can become tremendously helpful in advocating [...]

April 20, 2016 Ardent Partners Analyst Event 0

B2B Payments 2015: The Financial Impact of ePayments over the Next Two Years

B2B Payments 2015: The Financial Impact of ePayments over the Next Two Years

[Editor’s note: We will soon be taking down the “State of B2B Payments 2015” market report, so do not miss your opportunity to get our latest research on B2B payments. Get the report before it is too late!] Each year, Ardent Partners conducts a series of market research studies focused on the accounts payable (“AP”) [...]

April 15, 2016 Andrew Bartolini Best Practices, Research, Technology 0

B2B ePayments: 5 Strategies to Unlock Value in Your Procure-to-Pay Chain (Upcoming Webinar)

B2B ePayments: 5 Strategies to Unlock Value in Your Procure-to-Pay Chain (Upcoming Webinar)

There is significant enterprise value hidden in the supplier, or vendor, payments that enterprises make every month. Smart organizations realize this, and have begun examining their payments process to uncover every scrap of enterprise value possible. As a result, the supplier payments approval workflow has also started to be considered as part of a holistic [...]

February 17, 2016 Ardent Partners Analyst Best Practices, Event 0

B2B Payments 2015: How Can Emerging Technologies Fit into a Supplier Payment Strategy?

B2B Payments 2015: How Can Emerging Technologies Fit into a Supplier Payment Strategy?

Each year, Ardent Partners conducts a series of market research studies focused on the accounts payable (“AP”) and P2P markets. Our most recent of these looked at the state of business-to-business (“B2B”) payments and captured the key findings in a report called “The State of B2B Payments 2015: Emerging Business Value.” The report captures the [...]

January 22, 2016 Andrew Bartolini Best Practices, Research, Solutions 0

B2B Payments 2015: Which Payment Method Will Grow the Fastest in 2016?

B2B Payments 2015: Which Payment Method Will Grow the Fastest in 2016?

Each year, Ardent Partners conducts a series of market research studies focused on the accounts payable (“AP”) and P2P markets. Our most recent of these looked at the state of business-to-business (“B2B”) payments and captured the key findings in a report called “The State of B2B Payments 2015: Emerging Business Value.” The report captures the [...]

January 13, 2016 Andrew Bartolini Research, Technology 0

Best of 2015: AP Predictions for 2015: B2B Payments Become a Strategic Business Process

Best of 2015: AP Predictions for 2015: B2B Payments Become a Strategic Business Process

Editor’s Note: As 2015 draws to a close, it is the time of year when we revisit some of our best articles from the past year. Over the next two weeks, the Payables Place team will share an eight-part series of the “Best of 2015.” Today’s article is one from our AP predictions series, which originally ran on [...]

January 1, 2016 Ardent Partners Analyst Solutions, Technology 0

B2B Payments 2015: The Top Three B2B Payment Capabilities

B2B Payments 2015: The Top Three B2B Payment Capabilities

Every year, Ardent Partners publishes several benchmark studies into the accounts payable (“AP”) marketplace. One of those is the annual research effort into the state of business-to-business (“B2B”) payments, called “The State of B2B Payments 2015: Emerging Business Value” this year, which Ardent is proud to announce is now available. The report captures the perspectives, [...]

December 23, 2015 Andrew Bartolini Research, Solutions, Technology 0