May 2021 21 Min Read

Crypto: Can it Ever Be Right for Treasury?

In an era where arguably even normally dependable gilts have shifted from being ‘risk-free returns’ to ‘return-free risks’, have cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin finally...

May 2021 5 Min Read

Digital Gold Creating Yield for Treasurers

When the first ever government-backed, sharia-compliant, gold-based financial infrastructure was launched in Indonesia this month, it signalled new ways of thinking about...

February 2021 5 Min Read

Advanced Financial Market Communication

Evidence From France The users of financial statements issued by French companies are able to analyse corporate performance and make better-informed decisions thanks to the...

October 2019 6 Min Read

Lease-Accounting-as-a-Service: Automating IFRS 16 Compliance

Consistently meeting the ongoing compliance requirements of the new lease accounting standard, IFRS 16, is no mean feat. The extra resources that finance leaders had at their...

September 2019 6 Min Read

Corporate FX Hedging in Evolving African Markets

Unprecedented economic shifts in global markets have created uncertainty across the board, fuelling currency volatility particularly in emerging market economies. As a result...

September 2019 11 Min Read

IBOR Transition: Challenges and Impacts for Corporate Treasurers

South Africa’s major corporates seem not to have awakened yet to the fact that in a few years interbank offered rates (such as...

September 2019 8 Min Read

Maximising the Benefits of Leasing for the Treasury Function

New lease accounting standards have shone a spotlight on Lease versus Buy decision-making, as well as the effective management of leases. As such, now is the perfect time to...

September 2019 6 Min Read

Corporate Treasury at a Crossroads:

The Challenges and Opportunities in Modernising Treasury Operations Treasurers are struggling to modernise treasury operations at a time when the consequences of technological weaknesses have never been greater. The...

August 2019 5 Min Read

Flying the Standard: Taking IFRS 16 Leases to the Next Level

The new lease accounting standard, IFRS 16, is now in effect. Many companies are still getting to grips with the changes to their financial reporting, with all leases coming onto...

January 2019 7 Min Read

In Treasury We Care Too

The environment is still top of the global agenda as climate change continues to be a major cause for concern and the reason why numerous natural disasters and extreme weather events happen. At the same time, the push for...

September 2018 7 Min Read

The Future of Treasury Is Now – Are You Ready?

Everyone loves a sneak preview, and here Michael Spiegel, Head of Cash Management, Deutsche Bank, gives Eleanor Hill, Editor, TMI, an exclusive peek at the results of one of the...

June 2018 10 Min Read

Setting up a Treasury in Romania for Skanska

In 2011, after more than nine years running treasury and risk management in one of the largest construction companies in Poland, Skanska SA, I was invited to start the...