The Paypers has released a dedicated guide with global insights into the transaction banking, B2B payments, supply chain finance & e-invoicing markets.
Impact of Basel III on corporate banking relationship
While Basel III may restore the health of the financial markets and the banking industry in the long run, it will also have an impact on the real economy and business in the mean time. The economic impact of Basel III is often mentioned, but seldom analyzed in detail. This article assesses the potential impact of Basel III on companies and outlines some options that corporate treasurers and bankers can explore in order to minimize the effects.
Corporates set the benchmark for trade finance best practices
As a response to the financial turmoil in 2008 and the subsequent economic downturn we have seen a strong increase in corporate focus for the cash that is ‘caught up’ in the financial supply chain (FSC). Due to limited credit availability in financial markets, companies had to find ‘new’ sources to unlock cash and improve working capital. One of those sources was found within the strategic relationship between buyers and suppliers.