In order to monitor how today’s corporate treasury functions are preparing to transform to Treasury 4.0, HSBC commissioned a survey answered by over 200 corporate treasurers from large-scale businesses around the world. The research delved into the extent of change treasury teams expect, as well as the technology, treasury techniques, and team talent they believe will be transformative in the near future.
Sandy Kemper, C2FO is a man that thinks outside the box, a sentiment supported by his creation of the world’s first working capital marketplace. Here, Kemper shares his vision for the future of the company – and explains how corporates can leverage technology to turn receivables into cash flow and payables into income.
Robotic Process Automation is really as simple and powerful as it sounds, providing organisations with the tools to create their own configurable software robots to automate multiple business processes in a non-disruptive and non-invasive manner.
Over the past few years the strategic importance of the treasury function has been enhanced as financial institutions have been required to respond to the rapid pace of disruptive technological change. A failure to embrace these increasingly advanced technologies will result in treasuries falling behind the organisational development curve.