Will 3D printing change financial services? Yes… here’s how:
Obviously, the first thing that springs to mind is lending & financing for manufacturing companies. The nature of why they borrow, how long they need it and their abilities to pay back finance change significantly if the traditional cost modelling of production cycles changes… i.e. less capital investment in equipment, tooling and the ability to produce more prototype components cheaper and faster. The product development cycle is changing in terms of investment required, time to market and engineering, which in turn needs a different approach to financing manufacturing.
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