Executive Briefings

The Financial Supply Chain, Explained

Trade finance, which has been around for centuries, is only part of the multi-faceted world of supply chain finance. Viktoriya Sadlovska, Aberdeen Group research analyst, walks the viewer through this often confusing world, discussing methods and terms of payment, enabling information technology, factoring, credit insurance, third-party financing of inventory, and other areas. She also talks about the importance of squeezing cash out of the supply chain through working capital optimization--without negatively affecting customer relations. [Run Time (Min): 10:26]


Trade finance, which has been around for centuries, is only part of the multi-faceted world of supply chain finance. Viktoriya Sadlovska, Aberdeen Group research analyst, walks the viewer through this often confusing world, discussing methods and terms of payment, enabling information technology, factoring, credit insurance, third-party financing of inventory, and other areas. She also talks about the importance of squeezing cash out of the supply chain through working capital optimization--without negatively affecting customer relations. [Run Time (Min): 10:26]