A long-term partnership between ION's Treasury Reval and Petrofac's treasury function has undergone a radical pivot, setting the company’s treasury organisation is among the world’s elite, defining new benchmarks across the industry, as well as disrupting two critical pain points for practitioners: bank account management and the trade confirmation process beyond FX.
Next generation treasury functions will work in real-time, with highly integrated, automated systems. Treasury teams will leverage intelligent tools; data will power forward-looking decision-making; and manual legwork will give way to strategic thinking. But how can treasurers deploy innovations associated with the Fourth Industrial Revolution, also known as Industry 4.0, to work towards this vision of Treasury 4.0?
There’s something delicious about an exclusive interview – especially when it involves Ole Matthiessen, Global Head of Cash Management, Deutsche Bank, candidly discussing the eyebrow-raising results of the bank’s latest corporate treasury survey.