Globally, supply chain finance (SCF) remains an untapped market. According to McKinsey, more than 80% of eligible assets do not benefit from working capital finance. Even the remaining assets are undercapitalized. Digital usage has facilitated changes in MSME financing, increasing the accessibility and availability of SCF. SCF benefits corporate purchasers by securing inventory with extended… Continue reading Best Practices for Financial Institutions Seeking Entry into SCF Space
Alternate financing describes a category of financing products that includes venture capital, invoice finance, cash flow loans, and debts. In India, such solutions are now primarily favoured by SMEs and startups. This pattern is a component of the broader drive towards financial inclusion, which aims to increase access to formal banking institutions for more individuals.… Continue reading Alternative Finance Instruments: How Do They Help SMEs Grow?
Payment innovations are transforming the Indian financial system by making transactions faster, easier, and more secure. It’s thrilling to see India’s transformation from a cash-based economy to one known for its sophisticated digital payment infrastructure. The payment industry is undergoing a digital transformation, fueled by forward-thinking regulatory compliances, technical breakthroughs, and increased mobile internet usage.… Continue reading How Are Payment Innovations Redefining the Indian Finance Market?
The Regional Rural Banks (RRBs) were established in India in 1975 with the objective of developing its rural economy through inclusive banking services. RRBs are jointly owned by the Government of India (GoI), the respective state government and a sponsor bank with the intention to elevate and empower the population under their governance. When the… Continue reading The Significance of Regional Rural Banks in India
Supply Chain Finance (SCF) is a technology solution that lowers financing costs for buyers and sellers. It tracks invoice approval and settlement and automates transactions to improve the efficiency of all the parties involved in a sales transaction. The supply chain financing market is expected to reach a CAGR of 17.1% by 2024. According to Mckinsey reports,… Continue reading Introducing Supply Chain Finance
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused major disruptions in banking operations. Consumers have become more demanding and so, risk management must be robust. According to leading banking professionals participating in the Deloitte Banking Risk & Regulatory Academy, financial institutions must focus more on credit risk management. The banking structure must restructure and be prepared for forbearance.… Continue reading 7 Types of Risk Management You Must Know About