Nearly half of corporate treasurers believe their role is becoming more and more strategy-orientated. So what can you do to speed up operations and help your department to adjust to evolving expectations? This infographic outlines some of the key problems that treasurers face and how smartly implemented technology can help overcome them.
The architecture of financial markets has changed and we will soon see the end of the last eight years of prosperity, said Stefan Bielmeier, chief economist and head of research at DZ Bank.
Jill Harrison, group treasury manager of Whitbread Plc, spoke to GTNews at the Treasury Leaders Summit about how Whitbread's subsidiary Costa Coffee hedges risks, the major challenges she faces in her treasury department this year and what career advice she would give to young treasurers.
The US money market fund reforms came into effect in 2016 and are already dramatically shaping US fund industry with investors flooding out of prime funds and into government securities. While the reforms are similar, they are not the same. GTNews interviews Yeng Bulter, global head of the cash business at State Street Global Advisors on the differences.
Tim de Knegt, strategic finance and treasury manager for the Port of Rotterdam, discusses how he is using blockchain, the challenges he will face in his role of treasury over the next 12 months and the advice he would give to someone starting out their career in treasury.