• Single dollar bill crumpled

    Are we any closer to the death of cash?

    As the payment world becomes increasingly electronic, many might think that the long-heralded death of cash is almost here. However, data shows that in many markets the opposite is true and notes and coins are in fact making a comeback. Should treasury teams be preparing for a cashless world, or is physical cash here to stay – and if so, what can treasury teams do to manage it effectively? Treasury Today finds out.

  • Two chess pieces, the UE and the UK, in Brexit strategy concept

    Brexit: the countdown

    With 12 months remaining before Brexit becomes a reality, what are the possible outcomes – and how should treasurers be preparing?

  • Guiyang, China skyline at Jiaxiu Pavilion on the Nanming River

    China: a delicate balance

    As China enters a brave new era and looks to gain even greater political and economic prominence around the world, new opportunities and challenges will emerge for organisations doing business in the country. Treasury Today Asia analyses the forces driving the country’s transformation and looks at what this all means for treasury.

  • Coin operated binoculars looking over view of a city

    What does 2018 have in store?

    Compared to the major political and economic upheaval of 2016, 2017 was relatively calm. But what will the next 12 months bring? And how can treasurers begin to take advantage of new and emerging technologies in the year ahead?

  • Colourful game of Jenga

    Navigating political uncertainty

    Last year, corporate treasurers faced unexpected challenges in the form of Brexit and the outcome of the US elections. But to what extent have geopolitical challenges affected the world of corporate treasury this year – and what are treasurers doing differently as a result?

  • Small shopping trolley with cardboard boxes in them whilst ontop of a laptop keyboard

    A global appetite for eCommerce

    eCommerce presents a tremendous opportunity for businesses to tap into new revenue streams around the world. Treasury departments must help their company meet the challenge, with agile eCommerce players ready to eat the lunch of anyone who doesn’t keep up.

  • Forest pathway lit up by the setting sun

    European MMFs: the way forward

    Following years of negotiation, European money market fund reform is close to being finalised. The new rules differ significantly from the changes already introduced by regulators in the US – so will European funds avoid the considerable outflows seen in US last year?

  • Chinese coins trapped in ice

    Is your cash still trapped?

    Capital controls are a function of both political and economic policy over which corporates have little or no say. The growth agendas of certain countries within Asia have loosened these controls to an extent, but recent slowdowns have seen the rules revisited. So, is your cash still trapped?

  • Brexit flags of the United Kingdom and the European Union on a cracked background

    Brexit: what comes next?

    A year after the UK voted to leave the European Union, what are the implications of Brexit for corporate treasurers, and what steps should they be taking to overcome the various challenges?

  • Abstract photo of athlete running

    The payment revolution(s)

    From SEPA to FAST and from gpi to Ripple, innovation in the payments landscape is occurring faster than ever before. Whilst this disruption makes the future of payments somewhat uncertain, ultimately the real winners will be corporates who can look forward to a faster, cheaper and more seamless payments experience. Treasury Today explores some of the latest developments.