LONDON, United Kingdom— January 25, 2013 — GXS™, a leading provider of B2B integration services, today announced that its Head of e-Invoicing Solutions, Nigel Taylor, will present at the upcoming Smart Payments Forum event. Taylor will discuss the EU late payments legislation and its impact on UK companies. The session will be held on January 31, 2013 at 11:45 am at the Park Lane Hotel in London.
EU member countries are required to implement the EU Directive on late payments (2011/7/EU) in March 2013. In his session, “EU payments legislation and its impact on UK SMEs,” Taylor will explain the implications for UK businesses and what SMEs can expect from the directive. He will explore how the directive will address issues surrounding UK corporates compliance, implications for UK SMEs and alternative means of supplier early payment in the new Supply Chain Finance model.
|What:||EU payments legislation and its impact on UK SMEs|
|When:||January 31, 2013 at 11:45 am GMT|
|Where:||The Park Lane Hotel in Piccadilly, London|
Established in 1993, the Smart Payments Forum (SPF) is aimed at individuals and organisations that share an interest in the emerging world of commercial, micro, electronic and mobile payments. SPF provides a forum to learn from and network with others affected by how payments will be made in the future.
GXS is a leading B2B integration services provider and operates the world’s largest integration cloud, GXS Trading Grid®. Our software and services help more than 550,000 businesses, including 22 of the top 25 supply chains, extend their partner networks, automate receiving processes, manage electronic payments, and improve supply chain visibility. GXS Managed Services, our unique approach to improving B2B integration operations, combines GXS Trading Grid® with our process orchestration services and global team to manage a company’s multi-enterprise processes. Based in Gaithersburg, Maryland, GXS has direct operations in 20 countries, employing more than 2,400 professionals. To learn more, see www.gxs.co.uk, read our blog at www.gxsblogs.com and follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/gxs .You can also access our public filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission at www.sec.gov/edgar.shtml.
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