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Ben Poole

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Levelling Up: How Finance Can Help Bridge the Rural-Urban Digital Divide

The mass move to working from home due to the Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted an...

Lost in Transaction: Overcoming Payments Pitfalls

From simple errors to duplicates, fraud, and sanctions violations, there are several areas where payments can go wrong –...

Mind the Gap! Overcoming Obstacles to Short-term ESG Investing

While treasurers have repeatedly shown interest in using ESG-related short-term investment instruments, actual investment levels...

Payments Vision 2025: The Inside Track

Developments such as instant payments, digital currencies, and enriched data services are poised to shake up treasury management....

Financing a Sustainable Economy Through Corporate/Bank Collaboration

The future will only be prosperous if businesses embed sustainability at their core....

Embracing Supplier Diversity: Treasury Lessons from Facebook and GSK

By focusing on the diversity and inclusion elements of external relationships within...

Financing the Transition to a Sustainable and Profitable Future

Transitioning to a more sustainable future requires financing solutions that support...

MMF Reforms Risk Missing the Point

Money market funds are once again in the cross hairs of regulators in the US and Europe following a brief liquidity crunch in March 2020. Sebastian Ramos, Executive Vice...

Excelling at Invoice Financing with Alza

Czech e-commerce firm Alza’s award-nominated invoice financing programme demonstrates that supply chain finance is not purely...

The Horizon Challenge: Accelerating the Shift to a Green Economy

The Covid-19 pandemic has brought environmental concerns into sharp focus. Today’s...

Unpacking Smurfit Kappa’s Ambitious Sustainable Finance Facility

By setting five key performance indicator goals for a recent sustainability-linked...

Spotify’s Greatest Hits

Cash Investment Management With a subscription revenue model helping to enhance its cash flow forecasting, Spotify is able to manage a diversified investment portfolio...

A Great Connection: Telco Treasuries Set a Shining Digital Example

The telecommunications sector has played an instrumental role in supporting...

Tackling the Complexities of IBOR Transition

Time is running out for treasurers to complete their interbank offered rate transition projects with the deadline of December 31...

Looking Beyond Traditional Cash Instruments to Increase Yield
Looking Beyond Traditional Cash Instruments to Increase Yield

The low interest-rate environment had already persisted since the Global Financial Crisis, but in response to the Covid-19...

Award-winning Sustainable Financing at Royal Avebe

By directly linking clearly defined environmental, social and governance (ESG) targets to the credit margin of its recent...

Maximising Treasury Centralisation with In-house Banking-as-a-Service

With the Covid-19 pandemic augmenting the focus on cash visibility, in-house banks...

Beat Deadline Drama by Tackling the LIBOR Transition Today

The end date for LIBOR is just months away. For those treasurers who haven’t acted already, now is the time to identify LIBOR...

How Suitable are Crypto Assets as a Treasury Investment?

Corporates have started putting Bitcoin on the balance sheet. Central banks are pursuing their own digital currencies. The rise...

Greece is the Word: Setting up a National Treasury Association

The newly established Hellenic Association of Treasurers (HAT) aims to support a vibrant community of Greek treasurers, both at...

Activate Your Liquidity to Manage Treasury Challenges in the New Normal

The Kyriba Global Summit explored how financial technologies can support active...

As Easy As KYC: SWIFT and Seamless Corporate Banking

Complying with the know your customer (KYC) aspect of bank account opening and management has long been a burden for corporate...

A Bounce in Treasury’s Step: The Feelgood Factor of Sustainable Finance

Capitalising on a proven commitment to environmental, social and corporate...

Capturing Digital Transformation to Deliver Smarter Treasury in Ireland

Global digital transformation has kickstarted the Fourth Industrial Revolution, also...

Navigating Negative Rates

Navigating Negative Rates by Ben Poole, Ben Poole Editorial Services Low or negative yields are commonplace in Europe today, across a range of short-term investment...

Great Expectations from Bank Account Management

Great Expectations from Bank Account Management by Ben Poole, Ben Poole Editorial Services The quest for end-to-end cash...

Payments and Collections Factories

Payments and Collections Factories by Ben Poole, Ben Poole Editorial Services A popular workshop on the opening day of BNP Paribas’ 7th Cash Management University...

Investment Options in a Low Interest Rate Environment

Investment Options in a Low Interest Rate Environment by Ben Poole, Ben Poole Editorial Services One of the well-attended...

Risk and Reward: Making Your Cash Work Harder

Risk and Reward: Making Your Cash Work Harder by Ben Poole, Editorial Consultant, Ben Poole Editorial Services During the Cash...

Focus on Bank Account Management

A workshop during the Cash Management University organised by BNP Paribas examined how to optimise bank account management. This included two case studies from treasurers...

Blog

Aligning Treasury, Finance and IT: The Ultimate Collaboration

Jukka Sallinen, CEO of Finnish fintech Nomentia, speaks to TMI about the benefits to the corporate functions of treasury, finance and IT working together to navigate their way through the hype surrounding emerging...