Receivables finance in the context of working capital management

Igor Zax, finance expert and managing director of Tenzor, Ltd, a consultancy for risk management and supply chain strategy, explains the broader context of working capital management, and how a better understanding can benefit the receivables finance industry

On the Unidroit factoring convention

Jeroen Kohnstamm, advisor to the Ministry of Commerce, China, and former Secretary General of Factors Chain International, takes us through the details of the Ottawa, 1988 Unidroit Convention on International Factoring.

A closer look at securitisation

From the financiers point of view trade receivables represent an attractive asset, for the most part self-liquidating, usually under short terms and suitable for revolving finance. And as we know, just as receivables come in a range of sizes across a range of industries there is also a wide range of financial products in the market place to provide funding solutions…