Informal or formal financing: First evidence on co-funding of Chinese …
Non-bank financing originating in the shadow banking system has increasingly become an issue for policymakers. This column argues that informal financing has, in fact, been an essential element of corporate performance in …(more)

What Do Efficiency Pros Want? Financing. What Do They Lack …
Third-party financing has stimulated a boom in U.S. solar. But it's still a major constraint in efficiency.(more)

Protect Yourself From Yo-Yo Financing – AOL Autos
When dealers allow cars to roll off lots when financing isn't complete, customers can be on the hook for hundreds in extra fees or have their cars taken back if loans don't come through.(more)