Just because we work in the fashion industry, it does not mean we should
not be knowledgeable about finance. Understanding banking, lending,
investing, etc., please an important role in managing money for a clothing
business. You should also pay special attention to learn about factoring
which is a critical aspect of the garment industry.
FDIC Banking News:
An independent agency created by Congress in 1933, the FDIC supervises banks,
insures deposits up to $100,000 and helps maintain a stable and sound banking
Reserve Bank of Atlanta Financial Update: Produces a variety of publications
and other materials dealing with economic and financial topics that appeal
to economists, bankers and business people.
Financial Times Business Publications:
Publisher of industry specific management reports, magazines, directories
and newsletters. Free industry news updates and a variety of business intelligence
Download the official Fortune 500, Fortune 100 and Global 500 databases
of contact and financial information for the world's largest companies.
Hoover's Online: The Ultimate Source
for Company Information. Premium services require subscription.
Investor Relations Asia: Database
of financial information on listed companies in Asia including annual reports,
interim reports and press releases.
Public Register's Annual Report Service
- PRARS: Provides free annual reports on over 3,600 public companies
trading on the NYSE, NASDAQ, AMEX, and OTC exchanges.
SEDAR: Access securities related information
for Canadian companies. Filing with SEDAR started January 1, 1997, and is
now mandatory for most reporting issuers in Canada.
Thompson Financial Publications:
Publisher of magazines, newsletters, directories, cd-roms and
electronic products in the areas of credit, collections and banking.
The Wall Street Journal: Dow Jones & Company
publishes the world's most vital business and financial news and information.
Wall Street Research Net: Your one stop
for financial research. Use Research A Company to access SEC documents,
home pages, news, charts, statistical analysis and more.
Apparel Magazine website.
Also, you can find a fashion magazine
section here at Apparel Search.
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