Supply chain

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News
13 November 2012
As banks eye up increased SCF market share, corporates still can’t get enough liquidity. 
But what are the opportunities, true market entry costs and constraints? 
CLARISSA DANN reports from...
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Feature
13 November 2012
With trade credit availability less than certain and supply chains exposed to a number of risks, 
corporates cannot afford to be too dependent on one source of funding, says OLIVER BELIN
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News
25 October 2012
The UK Prime Minister, David Cameron has announced a supply chain finance (SCF) scheme where the region’s largest companies are being asked to leverage their strong credit ratings to...
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Feature
12 October 2012
The market for supply chain finance provision could be US$5trn or more. CLARISSA DANN explores 
how banks, vendors and corporates are capitalising on the opportunity
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Feature
7 August 2012
Cottoning onto Bangladesh  -  Clarissa Dann reports on how Bangladesh is growing its ready-made garments exports and the 'backwards' supply chain that underpins its success...
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Awards
20 July 2012
During the financial crisis corporates learned the hard way that a fragile supply chain could bring their production lines to a grinding halt. Up to 2007/08 demand for supply chain finance (SCF)...
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Face to face
18 June 2012
Standard Chartered’s ASHUTOSH KUMAR 
talks to TFR about client-centric cash and 
trade business development, the explosion of supply chain finance and his love of cricket
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News
15 May 2012
Global Business Intelligence has published its third edition of their Supply Chain Finance (SCF) Payable and Receivable Solutions Guide. Designed as educational material for corporates to...
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Feature
13 March 2012
J.P. Morgan's ANDREW BETTS looks ahead to the next generation of supply chain finance
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Feature
13 March 2012
Supply chain finance is not always a game for one investor only, 
says UniCredit’s EUGENIO CAVENAGHI
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Opinion
13 March 2012

TFR's panel of experts explore the risks, challenges and opportunities in supply chain finance and agree this is 
a rapidly-growing area of trade finance – with room 
for everyone
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Blog
10 March 2012
A North London bike shop might be the last place to muse about trade finance but a minor snag with an order for a pannier bag brought home to me supply chain problems at very basic level. 
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Awards
8 March 2012
J.P. Morgan’s US $350m receivables purchase unlocks supply chain value for Reliance Industries
News
6 March 2012
BAFT-IFSA announced its newly-elected 2012-2013 board at the association’s global annual meeting in London. The new board will be chaired by Jeremy Wilson, vice chairman at Barclays Corporate where...
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Feature
15 December 2011
Why do biofuel producers struggle to attract trade finance? Ivan Castano Freeman revisits this controversial commodity Food to fuel?  
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Feature
14 December 2011
Dominic Broom reviews a turbulent 2011 and calls for a transactional ecosystem Out of chaos
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Opinion
14 December 2011
TFR''s entire collection of Special Asia Focus reports. Includes links to each article and downloadable PDFs of the whole publication. Special Focus Archive   Asia, December 2011...
News
13 December 2011
J.P. Morgan and the OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) signed an agreement for a US$200m risk participation arrangement on 11 November 2011 to help increase the availability of trade...
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