PepsiCo Inc. has priced its first-ever green bond, earmarking the proceeds from the $1 billion offering to help the food and beverage giant cut virgin-plastic use and replenish the water it consumes in making sodas and snacks. http://feeds.marketwatch.com/~r/marketwatch/financial/~3/3x8kTL51lkY/story.asp
For many corporates, SWIFT is an ideal solution for their cash management needs, but it is not the only solution and will not suit all companies. Moreover, there are many options for connecting via SWIFT that need to be considered. Wilco Dado outlines some of...
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said the consensus among his colleagues at the U.S. central bank is that the record-long U.S. economic expansion can be sustained, but there are risks to this optimistic view. http://feeds.marketwatch.com/~r/marketwatch/financial/~3/_I9RHxNzXJc/story.asp
Warren says she will “work with labor leaders, policy experts, fund counsel, actuaries, and benefits specialists” to create policy to help financially challenged pension plans. https://feeds.feedblitz.com/-/607581648/0/treasuryandrisk/
The cumulative effect of trade conflicts could mean a loss of around $700 billion by 2020, the new IMF chief estimated on Tuesday. http://feeds.marketwatch.com/~r/marketwatch/financial/~3/GYUAkjjmElc/story.asp
Latin America is rapidly becoming one of the most attractive regions globally for investments by the worlds largest oil companies. Compelling opportunities are emerging, covering multiple industries across the region, as a result many governments are taking solid market-orientated approaches. https://www.treasury-management.com/article/4/432/3613/investing-in-latin-america-todayAs-energy-market-transformation.html
The Treasury Department is looking at loosening or removing Obama guidelines designed to prevent U.S. companies’ offshoring of earnings. https://feeds.feedblitz.com/~/607581500/0/treasuryandrisk~Will-Trump-Weaken-Corporate-Inversion-Rules/
The Rugby World Cup is expected to attract half-a-million foreign visitors and generate US$2 billion in additive value for Japan’s economy. Alongside these financial benefits, will the country’s Brave Blossoms also inspire a new generation of rugby lovers? An economic impact study has revealed that...