Surecomp and ICE Digital Trade cement partnership to drive electronic trade document exchange
*This press release originates from the Surecomp website, and is re-published with permission.
Toronto, Canada, 25 July 2023: Surecomp® today announced a strategic partnership with ICE Digital Trade, formerly known as essDOCS, to drive expanded digital trade finance capabilities for corporates, banks and other financial institutions.
The technical integration between the two companies allows customers using Surecomp’s collaborative trade finance hub RIVO™ to seamlessly access, consume and exchange original electronic trade and shipping documents such as negotiable bills of lading and certificates of origin. This will further enable a streamlined digital trade finance experience.
“Combining ICE Digital Trade and Surecomp’s capabilities enables banks and corporates to access all data and documents under any trade financing instrument in a single, secure platform, improving user experience and making digital trade more efficient and more secure for all parties,” explains Alexander Goulandris, Co-Head, ICE Digital Trade. “Our partnership with Surecomp allows us to capitalize on our shared commitment to delivering innovative trade finance solutions that help our customers achieve their digitization goals.”
“We are excited to partner with ICE Digital Trade to deliver a comprehensive digital trade finance experience for our customers,” says Enno-Burghard Weitzel, Surecomp’s SVP of Strategy, Digitization and Business Development. “The combination of our award-winning RIVO platform and ICE Digital Trade’s document solutions will create a powerful tool to set the pace for a new wave of digital trade finance acceleration, as well as increased collaboration and connectivity across the ecosystem.”
Surecomp® is the market-leading provider of digital trade finance solutions for corporates and financial institutions. An industry pioneer for thirty-five years, we enable seamless, sustainable trade by breaking down barriers and fostering collaboration. Our award-winning portfolio of cloud and on-premises solutions streamlines the trade finance lifecycle for frictionless transaction processing, enhanced risk mitigation, compliance, decision support and growth. Underpinned by numerous global offices and an extensive partner network, our prestigious customer footprint spans over eighty countries across the world. For more information visit surecomp.com.
About ICE Digital Trade
ICE Digital Trade, formerly known as essDOCS, provides paperless global trade management solutions which digitize, automate, and accelerate trade & post-trade operations, finance, logistics, compliance, and visibility. 65,000+ companies – including leading commodity producers and traders in the metals & minerals, agriculture, oil & gas, energy, and petrochemicals sectors, plus banks and chambers of commerce – use our digital trade solutions globally across all key shipping modes. Find out more here.
Abby Bickford, Director of Marketing, Surecomp
+44 (0)7931 126616
ICE Digital Trade Contact:
Nicholas Demetriou, Director, Growth, ICE Digital Trade
+30 210 724 5960