Management of trade credit by small and medium-sized enterprises

@inproceedings{Otto2014ManagementOT,
  title={Management of trade credit by small and medium-sized enterprises},
  author={Werner Henk Otto},
  year={2014}
}
This study identifies the trade credit management situation within the small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) environment. The purpose of this study is to determine the trade credit management practices of SMEs, focussing on debtors alone, in order to establish whether South African SMEs mismanage trade credit. Focussing on SMEs, this study created a unique opportunity to determine the trade credit management practices of SMEs specifically. This article provides vital evidence containing SMEs… CONTINUE READING

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