Press Releases

Mothercare launches early payment initiative

May 04, 2016

Mothercare, the leading global retailer for parents and young children, today announced the launch of a new initiative to support the financial health of its suppliers. Mothercare is partnering with C2FO, the world’s market for working capital, to facilitate the accelerated payments.

71% of corporate treasurers believe invoice discounting enables Treasury to add value to their organisations

Feb 10, 2016

The majority (71%) of corporate treasurers believe invoice discounting can act as a means for the Treasury to provide tangible value add, according to research from C2FO. The Supplier Finance Survey, which polled leading UK corporate treasurers in Q4 2015, shows that most treasury functions are looking into the value of accelerating payment to suppliers.

C2FO receives strategic investment from Citi Ventures

Jan 28, 2016

C2FO, the world’s largest market for working capital, announced today that Citi Ventures is its newest investor. Citi Ventures’ investment will support C2FO’s continued growth as it seeks to expand its offerings and capabilities globally.

C2FO named to Forbes Fintech 50 list

Dec 16, 2015

C2FO, the world’s market for working capital®, has been recognized by Forbes as one of the most important financial tech companies on the magazine’s 2015 Forbes Fintech 50 List.

C2FO Leads SME Financing Innovation

Nov 18, 2015

C2FO, the world’s largest market for working capital, presented its response to the International Open RFI project at Supply Chain Finance Community Forum, in Amsterdam. The Open RFI, launched on behalf of a group of Dutch multinational corporations, invited over 30 bank and non-bank platforms to demonstrate best-in-class methods for applying supply chain finance solutions to SMEs.

C2FO joins InReturn Strategies in partnership to drive bottom-line benefits

Nov 09, 2015

C2FO, the world’s market for working capital®, today announced a partnership with InReturn Strategies, a web-based solution for mainstreaming the untapped value of the disabled community into the private sector.

How Millennials Will Affect the Future of Finance

Nov 02, 2015

At the recent Kansas City Chamber of Commerce Economic Forum, one of the most thought-provoking takeaways was the role that the Millennials generation will play in the world’s economic future.

C2FO Reports First Week of over $1BN in Working Capital Volume

Oct 19, 2015

C2FO, the world's largest market for working capital, has reported its Q3 2015 working capital flows of $8.7BN, five times the rate compared to $1.7BN in Q3 2014. The market generated $1.1BN in volume in a single week.

C2FO encourages connection and collaboration with local startups

Oct 16, 2015

On Thursday, October 15th, C2FO hosted an open house to unveil our new public, collaborative workspace that represents a 1,600 square foot addition to our headquarters. At that event, C2FO chairman and CEO Sandy Kemper announced that the space is intended to be shared with entrepreneurs and early-stage companies working in fintech or in the same code base as C2FO.

C2FO Expands Kansas City Global Headquarters

Oct 14, 2015

C2FO has expanded its headquarters to create a public, collaborative space for the Kansas City area tech and entrepreneur communities. The addition nearly doubles the company’s footprint (20,000 square feet) for its Kansas City headquarters and will provide entrepreneurs with companies in the early stages of growth and development a wide range of assistance, including no-cost space, shared support and business development services.

C2FO Meets Suppliers at Costco Supplier Day and the Rite Aid Annual Supplier Conference

Oct 02, 2015

Members of the C2FO Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) team recently had the welcome opportunity to put faces to names at Costco Supplier Day in Bellevue, Washington and the Rite Aid Annual Supplier Conference in Hershey, Pennsylvania.

Why the Kansas City area is ideal for C2FO HQ

Sep 25, 2015

As C2FO expands its global reach, some may question why the company is headquartered near Kansas City, MO. To those in the know, it makes perfect sense.

C2FO UK working capital outlook survey finds 59% of UK SMEs prefer to leverage cash flow to fund growth

Sep 08, 2015

C2FO today announced the results of its national Working Capital Outlook Survey, which found that a majority of UK business owners find it too time-consuming or expensive to borrow cash from their bank. The C2FO Working Capital Outlook Survey examined more than 400 UK SMEs’ preferences for improving working capital efficiency, including trends associated with financing, working capital deployment and late payments.

C2FO Reports Q2 2015 Working Capital Volume Growth and $40MM Round of Equity Funding

Aug 11, 2015

C2FO has reported its Q2 2015 working capital flows of $5.4BN, more than four times the rate compared to $1.2BN in Q2 2014. They also completed a $40MM round of equity funding led by Temasek.

C2FO Named to Global Finance Magazine’s 2015 “The Innovators” List

Jul 16, 2015

C2FO, the world’s market for working capital®, has been recognized by Global Finance Magazine on its 2015 list of innovators.