Working capital

Manage cash and trade flows more efficiently. Whether your goal for improving working capital is to self-fund growth, reduce debt, expand your business reach or enhance your balance sheet – the key to success is gaining more control over cash flows. That’s why our trade and receivables finance solutions help you unlock funds trapped in inventory or receivables to keep the supply chain – and your business – moving forward. Added to this is a full range of commercial banking services designed specifically to help you manage incoming and outgoing cash more efficiently across your entire organisation.

Our Working capital solutions

Commodity and Structured Trade Finance

Get access to trade finance solutions designed specifically for producers, traders and end users along the global supply chain for energy, metal and agricultural (‘soft’) commodities.

Credit and lending

Access our long and short-term loans designed to meet your specific funding requirements. Use our lending and credit solutions to finance capital investments and business growth, and obtain working capital to improve cash flow.

Exports

Gain more control over exports, improve cashflow and manage risks associated with international trade more effectively using HSBC’s export finance facilities. Our trade specialists have in-depth knowledge to help you assess market risks.

Global receivables

Improve the way you manage working capital by streamlining and enhancing visibility of your receivables. Our range of solutions is backed by our global presence and local knowledge.

Beyond Growth: The Benefits of Implementing a Working Capital 2.0 Strategy

In today's post financial crisis world, companies that adapt their working capital strategies to the new conditions of economic growth can benefit from more robust supply and distributor chains. Beyond this, however, there are also a number of additional benefits to adopting an updated strategy that can have enterprise wide implications.

Adopting Working Capital 2.0 for a New Growth Strategy

The working capital strategy that saw your company through the financial crisis may now negatively impact your chances of benefiting from the economic growth that is gradually reappearing. That's why adjusting your strategy may be critical for enhancing your working capital position while also improving the resilience of your supply and sales ecosystems.

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