Articles tagged with:
technology

  • Mouse in the middle of mouse traps

    What is your Brexit risk?

    A new tool from Aon Global Risk Consulting lets you find out.

  • David Blair, Acarate

    Blockchain for treasurers

    Several conferences in 2016 have persuaded me that most treasurers (and most bankers) do not really understand distributed ledgers such as blockchain and their implications for the profession. Here I take a closer look at the key attributes of distributed ledgers and put these into perspective.

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    The year ahead for Asia

    Last year was characterised by dramatic world events and considerable uncertainty – and these themes could continue to dominate the treasurer’s agenda in 2017. From political events to plugging the trade finance gap, what will treasurers be focusing on in the coming 12 months?

  • Black and white close up of chain

    Bold moves on the blockchain

    In both Europe and Asia, banks have announced deals with their corporate clients utilising the blockchain. Here, Treasury Today outlines these deals.

  • Person helping friend up on rock

    Effectively managing compliance challenges

    Compliance has long been an area of concern for corporate treasurers. However, the recent wave of new regulation has made this area more pressing – and challenging – than ever before.

  • Person walking through park in Autumn with the orange leafs and fog

    2017: expecting the unexpected

    Last year was characterised by dramatic world events and considerable uncertainty – and these themes could continue to dominate the treasurer’s agenda in 2017. From political events to cutting edge technology, what will treasurers be focusing on in the coming 12 months?

  • Two business people working together to build up blocks

    Building a best in class liquidity management structure

    Liquidity management is a fundamental concern for treasurers around the world – and putting in place a suitable structure is essential in order to achieve the required level of visibility and control over cash. The effectiveness of such structures can be affected by everything from M&A activity to regulatory change. Treasurers should regularly review the structures they have in place to ensure the company’s needs are met – but what does a best in class liquidity structure look like, and how can treasurers achieve this?

  • Kush Patel, Tallysticks

    Invoice financing reimagined

    In the first of our new series profiling some of the world’s most exciting fintech companies we speak to Kush Patel, CEO and Co-Founder at Tallysticks to hear how the company is looking to transform the trade finance space with blockchain and smart contacts.

  • Woman rock climber looking at her next challenge

    Overcoming compliance challenges

    Compliance has become a greater challenge for corporate treasurers in recent years. Treasurers are currently facing a wide range of new and evolving requirements, although the specific challenges will be different for every company. How can treasurers best overcome these issues – and what role is technology playing in supporting compliance activities?

  • 2017 cardboard numbers at a new years party

    Are you prepared for 2017?

    It’s fair to say that 2016 was something of a rollercoaster ride for treasurers around the world. As such, when asked to predict what shape 2017 will take, the word that first springs to mind is ‘uncertainty’.