Category Archives: Specialized Purpose Vehicles

Options to Buy Trade Finance and Trade Credit Assets are Growing – Part I

Bank’s have been looking to distribute trade finance assets off their books for a number of years because their equity has become increasingly expensive, especially […]

New Money Market Regulations impact on Trade Receivables

Update, 23 July-The SEC voted 3-2 to abandon the fixed $1 share price and float in value like other mutual funds. The rules also allow […]

Trade Receivables as a Short Term Fixed Income Product – Part III

This is a four part series on the emerging interest of Trade Receivables as a short term, fixed income product.   Part III talks about the […]

Trade Receivables as a Short Term Fixed Income Product – Part II

This is a four part series on the emerging interest of Trade Receivables as a short term, fixed income product.   Part II talks about what […]

Trade Receivables as a Short Term, Fixed Income Product – Part I

This is a four part series on the emerging interest of Trade Receivables as a short term, fixed income product.   Part I talks about why […]

Factors and their Funding Costs – Part II

This whole area of cost of capital is critical because it determines what assets various financial institutions can fund.  CIT is a good example to […]

Insurers now free to invest in Trade Finance Receivables

There are literally trillions of dollars of assets managed by Pension Funds, Insurers, Endowment Funds and Hedge Funds to meet their respective missions.  Many just […]