• Taj Mahal, India

    India’s currency reform: digested

    What’s been happening in India recently? The demonetisation move which most people will have heard about is an effort to limit black market activities. The move was initially greeted with enthusiasm by many at the end of their tether regarding the country’s corruption and counterfeiting. The government, led by Modi, has passed legislation which has seen two high-value bank notes removed from circulation. As the third largest economy in Asia, India has subsequently been thrown into a certain degree of chaos both within the country and across the region.

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    Asking the right questions

    As corporate treasurers move up the career ladder they will likely become increasingly involved in the hiring process and be called upon to conduct job interviews with prospective candidates. However, conducting a thorough and extensive job interview requires a specialist skillset. Here, we talk to a recruitment expert who shares his advice on how corporate treasurers can ensure they get the most out of this process and make the right hire.

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    The bank branch reimagined

    Innovative solution reduces the need for treasurers in emerging markets to visit their local bank branch.

  • Financial growth concept, dollars creating rocket shadow

    Mitigating interest rate risk

    With the US Federal Reserve potentially raising rates again before the end of the year we take a look at the risk this may pose to some companies and how treasury can look to mitigate this risk.

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    TTP Trumped: Digested and destroyed?

    Over the latter course of 2015 and during 2016, talk of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) as the largest and most important free trade deal of the year has been everywhere. The proposed trade arrangement would encompass 40% of the world’s economy and remove approximately 98% of tariffs in a bloc that makes up a third of the world’s trade. Hailed as a pioneering development in trade arrangements it had grown to include the US, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Canada, Peru, Singapore, Vietnam and Japan, with the potential for others to join.

  • Fred Schacknies, VP & Assistant Treasurer, Hilton

    60 Second Interview: Fred Schacknies, VP & Assistant Treasurer, Hilton

    Fred Schacknies, VP & Assistant Treasurer at Hilton chose a career in treasury to become deeply involved in how the business operates: and he has not been disappointed. There are some non-value adding tasks that he would rather not deal with, however.

  • View of the horizon on planet earth, Europe

    European MMF reform: change is on the horizon?

    After much delay, European lawmakers have announced a breakthrough agreement regarding European money market reforms.

  • Flags of Southeast Asia countries

    ASEAN in focus

    As we approach the one year anniversary of AEC integration what have been the most recent developments and what impact have these had on businesses operating across the region?

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    Automation 2.0

    With regulatory reporting requirements becoming increasingly onerous, which technologies can help corporate treasury departments manage this burden?

  • Adam Smith Awards Asia Top Treasury Team

    Setting the standard: Treasury Today Asia Adam Smith Awards

    Last week, over 220 corporate treasurers and their banking and technology partners gathered to celebrate their achievements at the third Treasury Today Asia Adam Smith Awards Gala Presentation Lunch.