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Credit and supply chain risk change quickly. Check back regularly for the latest news and points of view
S&P Downgrades China
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By CreditRiskMonitor

Three multi-billion dollar Chinese companies - Yingli, MIE and Ji Lin - each have a highly leveraged capital structure and, if not addressed, could find themselves on the path of corporate failure.

The FRISK® score is a game-changing tool that combines several key inputs to assess bankruptcy risk. The first of a five-part look at these inputs, here’s how the stock market plays a role.
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By CreditRiskMonitor

The FRISK® score is a game-changing tool that combines several key inputs to assess bankruptcy risk. The first of a five-part look at these inputs, here’s how the stock market plays a role.

Toys “R” Us Bankruptcy
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By CreditRiskMonitor
Toys “R” Us filed for bankruptcy right before the holiday season in 2017 as suppliers began to restrict access to trade credit, setting in motion a liquidity crunch.
Is Your Supply Chain Ready For The Holiday Push?
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By CreditRiskMonitor

Protecting your supply chain by proactively mitigating risk against a volatile retail market provides you the ultimate gift this holiday season.

Risky Credits in the Grocery Aisle
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By CreditRiskMonitor

As Amazon acquires Whole Foods, risk increases for several public grocery chains that now have less margin for error.

Ten Large Corporations Combating Severe Financial Distress
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By CreditRiskMonitor

For Armstrong Energy, J.Crew and iHeartMedia, most if not all of their assets are liabilities, putting trade creditors in a dangerous position.

Consequences of Financial Difficulty that Could Lead to Supply Chain Disruption
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By CreditRiskMonitor

Companies in your supply chain could be signaling financial distress and when you know how to spot signs of risk, you put yourself in a position to proactively protect your business.

What Supply Chain Professionals and Credit Managers Need to Know About the Debt Crisis
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By CreditRiskMonitor

Credit debt – with interest rates at record lows – is a burgeoning worldwide problem. Will heightened risk hit your customer portfolio this year and if so, how can you get yourself ready for the fallout?

Insolvency Across Borders: China
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By CreditRiskMonitor

Transparency in China is low, which makes business dealings a little murky. Here’s what you need to know to arm yourself against risk.

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The Indian market is high on the radar for many credit professionals, yet if you’re going to do business with this South Asian country, you need to know the facts. 

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Insolvency rules often vary from one country to the next. Here’s what you need to know when working with the European Union.

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The retail industry is unstable and suffering, but there are still many companies thriving. You can benefit by learning about what’s working for them.

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Procurement professionals are in the business of keeping operations running optimally, which is why resilience is a necessity.
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Brazil's political corruption scandal has found its way into many executive suites. This ongoing challenge adds to the business headwinds from the country's three-year economic contraction.

Learn how adding crowdsourced data to the Frisk® score model helps you to do a better job of predicting business bankruptcy.
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By CreditRiskMonitor

Public company defaults and restructurings adversely affect commercial creditors more often than one might think. Our FRISK® score gives financial professionals the ability to assess financial risk in real time for a portfolio of public companies.

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Credit scores should include more than just payment data to be accurate and timely. Make sure the score you use includes these innovative, advanced data points.

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