Financial Supply Chains

Optimising working capital for sustainable growth

The trade landscape

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Innovation in trade

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Financial Supply Chains The trade landscape

In an increasingly interconnected world, many businesses source goods and services from all over the world on open payment terms. Such a complex global supply chain presents challenges for both the buyers and suppliers.

Will buyers complete payment in agreed timescales? Do suppliers have sufficient liquidity to fulfil orders? What can be done to optimise working capital?

The trade landscape is constantly evolving due to large scale structural changes in both the global economy and international trade.

We are committed to helping clients structure a global approach to managing risk and navigating the changing landscape that they are experiencing in cross-border trade, from political reforms and regulatory changes to developments in new technologies.

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Innovation in trade

Technology innovation and advancements have accelerated  trade digitisation. This helps to streamline and improve the speed, accuracy, and security of trade processes.

Standard Chartered is constantly looking at integrating technology with our financial services to enhance your experience. This involves modernising our trade finance platform and expanding our service offerings, ultimately helping you to achieve visibility and traceability in your physical and financial supply chains.

The digital transformation in global trade landscape

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Trade finance solutions for your business’ growth

With our unique network, extensive set of solutions and in-market expertise, we can help you create a sustainable supply chain,
maintain a competitive edge and meet your business growth ambitions.

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Payables Financing

Delivering leading digital solutions for your purchases

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Receivables Financing

Driving maximum value for your working capital

Supply Chain Financing

Strengthen partnerships with your suppliers and distributors

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Platforms and Partnerships

Seamless connectivity between your physical and financial supply chains