With business leaders adopting clever business strategies, facing up to the recession has created unexpected opportunities for organisations. A focus on international trade, reshaping culture, outlook and getting innovative about financing has led to companies creating more efficient ways of working.
Research from HSBC Commercial Banking has found businesses with smart finance strategies are both more likely to be predicting growth over the next two years and projecting a growth in exporting- with access to finance, such as using trade and invoice finance being central.
Steve Box, HSBC Head of Trade and Receivables Finance Europe, particiapted in a webTV show where he answered questions about smarter ways of financing your business. Key topics covered include: How to form formal and informal alliances; maximising cashflow and how to free up working capital and investing assets for growth.