Asset Class

A group of securities that exhibit similar characteristics, behave similarly in the marketplace, and are subject to the same laws and regulations. The three main asset classes are equities (stocks), fixed-income (bonds) and cash equivalents (money market instruments).

Supply Chain Finance

Supply chain finance is a set of technology-based business and financing processes that link the various parties in a transaction – the buyer, seller, and financing institution – to lower financing costs and improved business efficiency.