In part I of the strategic funding article, we discussed the following sources of funding:
Bank Operating Line of Credit
Invoice Discounting (Factoring)
Theres are also another variety of funding available for businesses: the Alternative financing.
Alternative finance is a general term to describe a variety of financing options that sit next to traditional bank facilities and factoring and invoice discounting products.
The alternative finance market includes a wide variety of new financing models including peer to peer lending,