Volatility and risk are not going away any time soon. Corporate treasurers who understand the impact of geopolitical scenarios on their business can deploy the best strategies and solutions to protect themselves.
The success of centrist Emmanuel Macron in the first round dispelled fears of a victory for the far-left candidate Jean-Luc Mélenchon.
Growth remains the top business priority, but the move towards digital business is increasingly becoming a reality for many, reports Gartner.
However, the region’s mature markets such as China and India are set to benefit most, real estate group CBRE reports.
The UK’s corporate governance code marks its 25th anniversary this year and has done much to improve standards, yet some boards are still failing to comply with its standards of good practice.
In its latest report, the International Monetary Fund notes that many governments have eased up on austerity measures.
The US trading and exchange technology services group has set up a unit to make minority stake investments of up to US$10m.
‘Export or die’ is a well-established maxim, but one with added relevance in the post-Brexit era as exporters seek out new markets around the world.
Instilling a smart risk culture is key for businesses that wish to thrive during periods of geopolitical and economic uncertainty.
Broker JLT Specialty saw a 60% increase last year in the number of merger and acquisition deals for which insurance cover was taken out.