This report makes available descriptive material and commentary, including definitions,
statistics, overviews of countries and initiatives and market trends. These are not
comprehensively summarised in this summary except in so far as they are relevant to the key
findings, which are set out below.
EBA supported individuals have actively participated in the recent European Commission Expert
Group on e-Invoicing (The Expert Group), which produced its final report in November 2009.
The executive summary of this report is included as an annex in this document. EBA is very
supportive of the recommendations in the Expert Group report and many of the key findings
below are consistent with the Expert Group report and with the findings developed in the EBAInnopay
‗E-invoicing 2008‘ report.