Is slow growth the new normal? What impact does currency risk have on the bottom line? What about stockpiling cash? These are just a few questions the Economist Intelligence Unit posed to corporate treasury and finance executives worldwide in the summer of 2015. The responses reveal a mix of both optimism and caution as treasurers, CFOs and other financial professionals continue to grapple with the long, drawn-out aftermath of the 2008 crisis. getAbstract recommends this engaging report to corporate finance executives.
In this summary, you will learn
- How lackluster economic growth, currency risk, regulatory changes and other factors are influencing corporate finance professionals;
- Why companies continue to stockpile cash; and
- What opportunities and challenges treasurers face as their role in the corporate decision-making process expands.
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