Deloitte Presents Business Barometer for Panama

The survey of 101 Panamanian entrepreneurs and executives showed that 51% will use their own funds as a main form of financing.

Monday, April 13, 2009


Of the companies surveyed, only 20% spoke of opting for bank financing and 2% of selling assets.

In statements to, Deloitte noted: "With regard to measures aimed at reducing the impact of the financial crisis in the country, the balance is tipping in favor of measures with medium and long-term effect such as productivity improvement and process optimization (33%), instead of resorting to cutting costs in advertising and personnel."

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