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Analysis of the Business Lending Industry Through Porter's Five Forces

Updated: Apr 22, 2023

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To kick things off in this category we analyze the business lending industry using the Porter's Five Forces model.

Analyzing Small Business Lending Using Porter's Five Forces

Porter's Five Forces is a framework developed by Michael E. Porter to analyze the competitive landscape of an industry. The model identifies five undeniable forces that determine the overall competitive intensity and attractiveness of a market. Porter's Five Forces Model helps managers and analysts understand the competitive landscape that a company faces and to understand how a company is positioned within it.

These forces are:

  • Rivalry Among Existing Competitors

  • Threat of New Entrants

  • Bargaining Power of Suppliers

  • Bargaining Power of Buyers

  • Threat of Substitute Products or Services

Why Create This Analysis

Creating a Porter's Five Forces analysis is beneficial for companies as it helps them understand the competitive dynamics within their industry. By evaluating these forces, companies can identify their strengths and weaknesses, uncover potential threats and opportunities, and develop effective strategies to gain a competitive edge. This analysis also assists companies in making informed decisions about market entry, product diversification, and resource allocation, ultimately contributing to their long-term success.

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