5 Things to Look for in an Ideal Subscription-Based Financing Partner

McKinsey predicts a whopping 3000% growth in subscription e-commerce by 2025. However, as businesses offer subscription-based payments, it can lead to cash flow challenges. In response to this growing demand, vendors seek solutions that allow payment flexibility without disrupting their sales processes, all while maintaining a steady cash flow.

Ratio Team
November 8, 2023

Optimizing Robotics-as-a-Service Models for Subscription Economy

The Robotics-as-a-Service (RaaS) model is set to reach a $4 billion market cap by 2028, attracting businesses seeking enhanced productivity and efficiency through robotic automation. As RaaS gains traction, robotics companies encounter two main challenges: identifying a suitable subscription model and arranging working capital with flexible, subscription-based payment plans to their customers.

Ratio Team
November 7, 2023

6 Red Flags to Watch for When Evaluating Recurring Revenue Financing Partners

The global revenue-based financing market size is projected to reach over $42MM by 2027. And why not? Recurring Revenue Financing (RRF) is, after all, a compelling alternative for businesses looking to secure quick growth capital without the drawbacks of traditional financing.

Ratio Team
October 20, 2023

Three Untapped Sources of Working Capital for Your SaaS Business

SaaS companies facing high burn rates and limited working capital should aim to target a 12- to 18-month runway to effectively manage their accelerated cash consumption. To maintain financial stability, businesses often turn to traditional funding options such as venture capital or loans, which can be fiercely competitive and come with strings attached.

Ratio Team
October 17, 2023

Comparing B2B BNPL Providers: What to Look for and Why It Matters

As e-commerce flourishes, B2B Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) isn't just trending; it's transforming how major merchants operate. A 2022 McKinsey report noted that a solid 65% of B2B companies are now all-in on online sales. Taking cues from the B2C world, the surge in B2B BNPL services is evident.

Ratio Team
September 1, 2023

Exploring Pipe Competitors and Alternatives: An In-Depth Analysis

In this post, we'll break down top-notch competitors to Pipe, including Ratio, Founderpath, and Liberis. From standout features to pricing, we've got you covered.

Ratio Team
August 25, 2023

3 Top Revenue-Based Financing Solutions in the USA

The US is home to over 32 Revenue-Based Financing (RBF) companies collectively managing 57+ distinct funds totaling more than $4.31 billion in capital. This growth is driven mainly by the demand for subscription-based payments.

Ratio Team
August 9, 2023

Capchase Competitors and Alternatives for Revenue-Based Financing

Capchase is a prominent Revenue-Based Financing (RBF) platform providing businesses with upfront capital based on recurring revenues. It converts predictable MRR into ARR, providing companies with fast, flexible funding upfront without debt or dilution.

Ratio Team
August 9, 2023

Secret weapon for Tech companies to accelerate deals and improve cash flow

Customers negotiate for discounts on a purchase by paying up front. And most SaaS vendors are ready to offer that. Payment plans and Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) options are becoming more common in B2B.

Ashish Srimal
January 11, 2023

How SaaS Businesses Benefit from Buy Now, Pay Later

BNPL offers SaaS customers an accessible and manageable way to make purchases matching their cash flow needs and budget/approval constraints

Ashish Srimal
October 13, 2022