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komgo to open new office in Singapore, our first location outside of Europe.

CEO Souleïma Baddi speaks to Nasdaq Trade Talks about this key new location.

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komgo Surpasses USD700m Of Financing On New Platform

komgo has announced that it has taken a number of steps towards achieving its mission of catalyzing the world’s commodity trade network, with almost a billion USD of financing channeled by members of the network.

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Lloyds Bank joins komgo to speed up international commodities trade finance

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Une start-up secoue les traders genevois

Matières premièresLes banquiers des négociants, réputés conservateurs, lorgnent la blockchain. Par le biais d’une société basée dans le canton.

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The next generation of trade finance innovators

With the banks struggling to bridge the trade finance gap that has opened up since tighter regulations were introduced post-crisis, a global shortage of funding is forcing a wave of innovation in the trade finance market.

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How Blockchain Looks to Redefine Commodity Trading

Bloomberg's Alix Steel talks to Souleima Baddi, the CEO of KomGo, an open financing platform for commodities trading.

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komgo releases two new blockchain-based products, reveals future plans

The platform now facilitates standby letters of credit and receivables discounting, in addition to the existing letter of credit (LC) product and KYC module.

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Case Study: Learn more about komgo’s collaboration with Consensys and Kaleido to catalyze the global trade and commodities finance network with blockchain

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PODCAST: Riding the blockchain wave – komgo unchained

CEO Souleïma Baddi speaks to Trade Finance Global about komgo's journey, the value of decentralized networks and what's next for the company.

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komgo blockchain platform for commodity trade finance goes live

komgo, a new blockchain-based platform backed by some of the world’s largest commodity trade finance banks, is now live.

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RIP ICOs: 2019 Will Be the Year of Enterprise Blockchain Tokens

One year ago, I wrote an article for CoinDesk in which I humbly argued that the price of ether didn’t matter and what everyone in the blockchain community should focus on is building useful applications instead.

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Enterprise Blockchain for Trade Financing

The significance of the recent trade financing network komgo

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ABN AMRO launching partner Komgo

ABN AMRO, together with 14 of the world’s largest financing, trading and production institutions, has launched Komgo SA. This venture digitalises trade and commodities finance processes through a blockchain-based open platform and will transform the way these operations are processed.

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komgo SA: Industry players and banks join forces to launch blockchain platform to transform commodities trade finance

Fifteen of the world’s largest institutions, including banks, trading companies, an inspection company1 and an energy major have formed a new venture known as komgo SA, that will seek to digitalise the trade and commodities finance sector through a blockchain based open platform.

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