a cash flow problem

(redirected from cash flow problems)

a cash flow problem

A lack of money, typically due to spending more money than is being earned. After years of unaddressed cash flow problems, the company went bankrupt. I'm having a bit of a cash flow problem right now, so can I pay you back next week?
See also: cash, flow, problem

cash flow problem

a lack of hard currency. My real estate business has a temporary cash flow problem. Due to his cash flow problem, he was unable to pay his employees that month.
See also: cash, flow, problem
References in periodicals archive ?
Allan Graham, joint administrator from KPMG, said: 'The business is at the forefront of development within the traffic systems industry but has been suffering from cash flow problems.
This delayed payment has caused cash flow problems as well as making it impossible to do forward planning.
TRAGIC Susan was at least pounds 1 million in debt after crippling cash flow problems, it was claimed last night.
The region's agricultural suppliers have been owed hundreds and thousands of pounds because farmers have been unable to pay their bills due to cash flow problems caused by the RPA's delay in paying out the Single Farm Payment.
Two out of five tradesmen told a survey they have had bad experience with a customer, often leading to cash flow problems.
Farmers are being urged to talk to their banks now if they feel that the delay in payment under the EU Single Payment Scheme (SPS) is going to present cash flow problems in the coming autumn and winter.
The new Debt Recovery Service, developed by the firm, is designed to help Chamber members resolve cash flow problems in businesses of all sizes.
Cash flow problems were blamed when Channon Electrical Contractors at Sunderland was put into the hands of administrative receivers Tenon on February 17.
A Midland textile company has called in administrative receivers after running into cash flow problems.
Companies, in particular small businesses, and individuals that may be experiencing cash flow problems as a result of double taxation will see their rights considerably enhanced.
The commission has for a long time experienced cash flow problems. Its operational costs are high partly due to outdated machinery that keeps breaking.
'The state government is deeply concerned over the fate of Felda settlers who have yet to receive their subsistence allowance due to cash flow problems arising from weaknesses of the previous administration.
CASH flow problems are rife in the construction industry.
The company cited cash flow problems as a reason for not making higher pensions contributions in 2011 and 2013, but paid more than PS70million in dividends in both years.
Thousands of small firms are being pushed out of business due to late payments while others find themselves with cash flow problems.