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Working capital

Operational finance

Improve working capital by unlocking funds caught in the supply chain, and manage incoming and outgoing cash flows more effectively organisation wide.

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.

China firm cut from a different cloth

If Richard Sun were to sew his company’s label into shirts and jackets he would be known the world over.

Growth

Finance growth

Inject capital into your supply chain, expand into new markets and improve your existing space and systems.

Trade Navigator

Benefit from our comprehensive research into global trade and business confidence.

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Global Banking and Markets

 

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The MME Opportunity and Economic Outlook

Despite the forecast for lower GDP growth, the Chinese Communist Party’s goals initially outlined for the 13th Five Year Plan seek to bolster infrastructure, improve operational costs and open consumer access for mid-market enterprises (MME).

Payments

Make and receive

Streamline domestic and foreign payments and collections while also making the best use of cash balances. You can also manage expense effectively by consolidating companywide spending.

Quorn Foods

Leveraging HSBC’s far-reaching global network and single platform to expand business around the world.

The omni-channel opportunity

Retailers should accept the “omni-channel” challenge laid down by consumers researching and buying across mobile devices, computers and physical stores within the same shopping journey, explains David Wild, CEO of Domino's Pizza Group and member of the LCP Consulting Advisory Board

Metito’s hedge cuts cash flow risk on chinese currency

A hedging strategy enabled water supply company Metito to fund its China subsidiary in renminbi without fear of foreign exchange volatility

Investments

Save and invest

Consolidate balances for faster, easier access to cash and leverage idle balances to increase liquidity and support your growth strategy.

Incorporating Digital in to Your China Marketing Strategy

With 668 million active Internet users in China in August 2015, smart digital marketing strategy is becoming increasingly essential to mid-market enterprises (MMEs) entering the market. To better understand what channels are most influential and effective for their budgets, MMEs may need to tailor marketing approaches to China-specific platforms and local behavior.

FATCA
Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act

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Managing risk

Supporting business

Manage counterparty risk and do business around the world confidently while managing potential fluctuations in cash flow.

Employee benefits and retention

The loss of key employees has an impact on any organisation, but the consequences can be particularly acute for small and mid-sized businesses. Apart from the costs of replacement, the disruption involved can also have a disproportionate operational impact. Fortunately, as Mark Hussain, Global Head of Commercial Insurance & Investments at HSBC explains, there are various incentives and benefits that can be used to maximise employee retention

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