There has been a marked lack of interest in SEPA Direct Debit (SDD) since it went live last November. The Editor explains just what SDD entails, the challenges facing its adoption and the actions that treasurers should be taking now to ensure that it can...
U.S. companies that use non-standard numbers to calculate executive compensation are overpaying their top managers, according to a new research report. http://feeds.marketwatch.com/~r/marketwatch/financial/~3/UK8BPqYWP30/story.asp
The acquisition of Fortis Bank by BNP Paribas is one of the most significant events in recent banking history. Pierre Fersztand explains how this acquisition can be viewed as a positive outcome of the crisis, for both the bank and its clients. https://www.treasury-management.com/article/1/152/1344/a-new-bank-for-a-new-decade.html
Over subsequent editions of TMI, Helen Sanders will be interviewing Peter van Rood on each aspect of AkzoNobel’s treasury transformation. In the first interview of this series, Peter introduces some of challenges and changes that treasury needed to address. https://www.treasury-management.com/article/1/152/1332/bringing-tomorrows-answers-today-to-treasury.html
In this article, François Masquelier discusses the overhaul of IAS 39, why it is needed, and what implications it could have. https://www.treasury-management.com/article/1/152/1331/overhaul-of-ias-39-revolution-or-simplification-.html