Supply chain & trade finance


  • accounting
  • DPO
  • supply chain finance
19 January 2021

Industrial, food companies increase payables as SCF disclosure pressure grows

Days payable outstanding increased as companies supported suppliers through the pandemic, while...
Queue of lorries
  • Covid-19
  • procurement
  • supply chain finance
30 March 2020

Supporting suppliers through the Covid-19 pandemic

The covid-19 pandemic has placed considerable strain on supply chains around the world. Supply chain...
23 October 2019

SCF players call for responsibility, transparency amid rating agency warnings

Rating agencies are warning that supply chain finance is increasingly a form of hidden debt. Now...
  • credit ratings
  • M&A
  • supply chain finance
1 October 2019

EuroFinance Awards: Deleveraging through the supply chain

Following a €10bn acquisition spree, Asahi needed to reduce a key debt ratio – but by expanding...
  • blockchain
  • Commodities
  • Singapore
4 July 2019

How Agrocorp transported trade to a distributed ledger

Determined to bring lower costs and better traceability to its operations, the commodities company...
  • securitisation
  • trade finance
9 January 2019

Treasurers lukewarm on Deutsche trade finance securitisation

An initiative by a major bank to hedge its trade finance portfolio using securitisation has met...
  • supply chain finance
27 September 2018

Siemens, Liberty Global press forward with supply chain finance

Supply chain finance programmes are becoming ubiquitous for companies at either end of the credit...
  • supply chain finance
10 September 2018

Supply chain finance yields $5 billion for P&G

The US consumer goods giant has provided tangible evidence of the benefits for multinationals.
  • supply chain finance
27 April 2017

Treasury on trial?

As FinTech platforms mature, aggregating an ever-increasing number of suppliers of capital, simple...


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Asahi’s SCF expansion