Auckland, NZ. TradeWindow a software company that provides digital solutions for exporters, importers, freight forwarders and customs
brokers, today announced a collaboration with Mastercard, to increase trust across the supply chain and boost cash flow
for Australasian businesses through integrated cross-border payments solutions.
Digitisation has brought physical supply chains and financial supply chains closer together, however many companies and
particularly SMEs have limited access to digital services and can find international trade complex, time-consuming and
To address this, TradeWindow has integrated Mastercard’s payment network and technology with their digital trade
platform ‘Cube’. The combined innovation platform will improve trust between trading partners and support event-based
payment triggers, enabling earlier payment options and better reconciliation.
TradeWindow CEO, AJ Smith says that the partnership with Mastercard is an exciting step for the NZX listed software
“Our aim is to make cross border trade easier for exporters, and also support the acceleration of global trade. Working
with a trusted global technology leader like Mastercard, TradeWindow is advancing a secure and robust payment and trade
finance offering on our platform that will help our customers to grow their export, import and trade-related
businesses,” says Mr Smith.
Commenting on the collaboration, Claire Thompson, Executive Vice President, Global Trade, Mastercard Enterprise
Partnerships said “Mastercard is powering the digital economy, providing organisations large and small with the tools
they need to run and grow their business. By combining our payments technology with TradeWindow, our collaboration aims
to remove barriers to cross-border trade, simplifying payment processes and empowering Australasian businesses with
integrated and automated solutions that help them to pay and get paid more easily.”