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Treasury Today Asia September/October 2017 magazine cover

September/October 2017

Publication date: Sep 2017

Fifty years of being one

There is a peculiar irony in the way that, as one side of the world seeks to close its doors and adopt an isolationist stance (cf. Brexit and Trumpism), another celebrates openness and welcomes a co-operative future.

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Treasury Today Asia July/August 2017 magazine cover

July/August 2017

Publication date: Jul 2017

Hong Kong: 20 years since the handover

In July 1997, the United Kingdom transferred sovereignty over Hong Kong to the People’s Republic of China after 150 years of British control. The event marked a new era for Hong Kong and the effective end of the British Empire. In his farewell speech, Governor Chris Patten said: “The story of this great city is about the years before this night and the years of success that will surely follow it.”

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Treasury Today Asia May/June 2017 magazine cover

May/June 2017

Publication date: May 2017

China Inc spreads its wings

The ‘One belt, one road’ initiative has been widely spoken of since it was first unveiled by President Xi Jinping in 2013. As part of the government’s drive to transform its economy from one based on manufacturing to one based on services, the ambitious initiative aims to restore the country’s old land and sea trade routes and to boost economic connectivity between Asia, Europe and Africa.

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Treasury Today Asia March/April 2017 magazine cover

March/April 2017

Publication date: Mar 2017

Flying the flag for free trade

Thirty years ago, whilst deep in the grip of the Cold War, the United States became the head cheerleader for globalisation, a trend driven largely by capitalist enterprise and free trade. Meanwhile China, on the other hand, was busy staunchly adhering to the communist principles of central control. The country’s economy was still largely closed, with Deng Xiaoping’s ambitious financial reforms and economic overhaul just beginning.

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Treasury Today Asia January/February 2017 magazine cover

January/February 2017

Publication date: Jan 2017

Coming home to roost?

As 2016 passes we welcome in the Year of the Rooster. 2016 was certainly a year to remember and the reverberations of its events are being felt around the world.

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Treasury Today Asia November/December 2016 magazine cover

November/December 2016

Publication date: Nov 2016

Asia Pacific – where next?

Whilst Brexit and the US presidential race have been dominating the headlines for most of the year, Asia has, for the most part, been quietly getting on with business. That isn’t to say that the region hasn’t been facing its own challenges, however.

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Treasury Today Asia September/October 2016 magazine cover

September/October 2016

Publication date: Sep 2016

Looking beyond bank deposits

For corporates in Asia Pacific, bank deposits still remain the number one short-term investment option by some distance. Yet, this is not typical elsewhere in the world. In Europe and the US, for instance, corporate short-term investment portfolios are more balanced between bank deposits and money market funds (MMFs), and then supplemented with a handful of other investment options.

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Treasury Today Asia July/August 2016 magazine cover

July/August 2016

Publication date: Jul 2016

Nominations now OPEN

On June 13th the 2016 Adam Smith Awards Asia opened for nominations, giving treasury departments across the region the opportunity to gain vital recognition. A number of submissions are already in.

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Treasury Today Asia May/June 2016 magazine cover

May/June 2016

Publication date: Apr 2016

Please speak up now…

Our Corporate Treasury Benchmarking Studies have been leading the industry since 2009. Thanks to the 3,500 of you who have taken part, we have built up a very clear picture of the key issues and challenges affecting corporate treasury and, importantly, provided some of the KPI metrics against which you have been able to benchmark yourselves.

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March/April 2016 Treasury Today Asia Magazine

March/April 2016

Publication date: Feb 2016

Diversity in the spotlight

As our industry moves towards a more diverse and inclusive future, our Women in Treasury initiative becomes ever more important.

On 14th April at the South Beach in Singapore we will host our third Women in Treasury Asia Forum. Designed to discuss gender equality within corporate treasury, we welcome women and men to attend and to continue to develop this discussion around diversity and inclusion on a broader level within this field.

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