Global Finance Magazine
Political stability, a fast-growing economy and a sustained program of economic reforms are among the reasons for the feverish pace of takeover activity in the south Asian republic.
With deadlines only months away, treasury officers need to improve their processes and leverage new technology to meet new IFRS and GAAP standards.
A Bocconi University study shows a foreign CFO is likely to enhance investor protection. The view from emerging markets suggests the global reality is not so straightforward.
Does JPMorgan Chase really need a new headquarters? Or is this just an expression of Jamie Dimon's edifice complex? And how likely are other banks to invest their own financial assets in constructing bigger and better offices rather than clients' projects?
At Global Finance’s annual private-bank awards dinner in Manhattan, talk revolved around how wealth can best serve people and create value worldwide.
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Serious problems detract global investors from Algeria’s foreign direct investment appeal, although the government is making efforts to improve.
As the Mediterranean island nation's economy has stabilized, so too have its banks.
NEWS & FEATURES
Westfield has developed shopping venues in such prime locations as London’s Shepherd Bush, New York’s World Trade Center and Los Angeles’ Century City.
Czech PM Babiš is an outspoken billionaire while the Polish PM, Morawiecki, is more of a technician, who negotiated Poland’s accession to the European Union.
GE looks to overhaul its business by selling assets and cutting back on capital expenditure, it is stepping up its investment in Africa—Nigeria in particular.
EU countries saw lower bankruptcy rates in the first half of 2017, as did Canada. US bankruptcy filings dropped 5.5% in the 12-month period ended September 30, 2017.
This year’s winners reflect organizations that have been able to turn regulatory and technological change to their advantage to build solutions that add value for their customers, automate manual processes and help treasurers move closer to the much-coveted holy grail of global cash and liquidity visibility.
ECONOMIC DATA & ANALYSIS
Global FDI declined last year with developed economies seeing a decrease in flows even as developing economies saw an increase.
While the percentage of female CFOs dipped slightly in 2017, more women were internally promoted to the CFO position.
Here is the list of countries that owe the most to foreign creditors in 2017. The United States leads, followed by the Euro area and the United Kingdom.
Sung-Yeop Kim, executive vice president and head of the Wealth Management Group and Private Banking for KEB Hana, talks with Global Finance about how his bank serves Asia’s growing ranks of wealthy.
Saod Obaidalla, executive vice president and head of Private Banking at Emirates NBD, speaks with Global Finance about the evolution of the regional economy and the bank’s plans to compete with global rivals.
Private bankers need new strategies to make themselves relevant to Asia’s wealth creators.