Omid Shokoufandeh, Author at Abington Emerson Capital

Five Questions to Ask When Considering Contract Financing

December 19, 2015 | Omid Shokoufandeh | Best Practices , Small Business Financing

Five Questions to Ask When Considering Contract Financing   Contract Financing is an alternative form of financing that allows companies to access working capital by using the proceeds from an in-progress or upcoming project as collateral for a loan. Contract financing loans are underwritten based on the characteristics and value of the contract that the business is bo...
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Five Financial Hacks For Small Business

| Omid Shokoufandeh | Small Business Financing

Five Financial Hacks For Small Business   For many small business owners, running the company is the easy part. It is managing the finances that can cause the most stress. But how a business manages its money and cash flow is as critical to success as the product it produces or the service it provides. Here are five financial hacks that can help business owners manag...
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Project Financing

October 7, 2015 | Omid Shokoufandeh | Loan Programs

Project Financing provides access to working capital and commercial lending by using the proceeds from an upcoming project or an event as collateral.  The difference, however, between Project Financing and Contract Financing is that Project Financing relies on progress payments being made throughout the term of the project while Contract Financing is paid in a lump sum. Proj...
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Contract Financing

| Omid Shokoufandeh | Uncategorized

Contract Financing is an opportunity for companies to access working capital by using the proceeds from an in-progress or upcoming project as collateral for a loan. Unlike traditional business lending, Contract Financing loans are underwritten based on the characteristics and value of the contract that the business is borrowing against, rather than the companies credit history....
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Purchase Order Financing

| Omid Shokoufandeh | Loan Programs , Uncategorized

Purchase Order Financing offers an opportunity for companies to access capital to complete more orders. Purchase Order Financing is simple. Your company receives an order from a customer, but lacks all or part of the funds necessary to complete the order. Purchase Order Financing allows you to use the customer’s order as collateral for a loan of up to 100% of the cost to manufa...
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Consumers Confident Amid Market Turmoil

August 25, 2015 | Omid Shokoufandeh | Uncategorized

U.S. consumer confidence remained strong as world stock markets entered into a period of turmoil due to a significant drop in Chinese stocks. The monthly confidence numbers, which were reported recently by the Conference Board, set a seven-month high watermark in August. This, along with positive news from the housing sector, indicates strength in the U.S. economy. However, the...
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