To be a CFO, it helps to be a man in his 40s with a professional accounting qualification who has accumulated experience with several employers and a stint abroad, and has a well developed commercial acumen that goes beyond just the numbers
A new study suggests that fraud has become more prevalent in Singapore, perhaps Asia's most corruption-free city. The majority of the incidents were perpetrated by employees, although 17% involved board members and senior management
When the results of profitability analysis are used to provide guidance on where to grow the business and improve financial performance, improving accuracy becomes imperative. But how to do it without incurring higher costs and expending more time and effort?
Treasurers in leading international companies have to deal, on average, with up to 100 bank accounts at two to five banks, which makes it difficult to oversee all cash positions. Is the CFO's secret dream of having just one account structure even possible?
How to realize the promise of Free Trade Agreements to jumpstart next generation deals
This round-up of cybercrime cases holds lessons for Asia's companies
How can companies leverage compliance activities to add value in a heavily regulated environment?
How to develop an audit analytics strategy for FCPA testing as an integral part of your compliance...
Why media and entertainment firms are looking at risky M&A for digital transformation
The board of directors of China Hongqiao Group Limited announces that Qi Xingli will resign as an...
Fornton Group Limited announces that Chan King Keung has been appointed as the Chief Financial...
Fan Qingguo has been redesignated as non-executive Director of Modern Land (China) Co., Limited...
Pan Asian Holdings Limited has appointed Neo Lay Fen, 33, as Group Financial Controller.
Sui Yang has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of BOC Hong Kong (Holdings) Limited, following...
Singapore Edevelopment Limited has hired Chew Sien Lup as Chief Financial Officer. Chew shall be...
Shen Xia has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of China International Holdings Limited.
How the CFO can bring long-term value to shareholders
Eight business and political leaders on what’s next for Asia
How forecasting and modeling is sustaining Pandora's rapid growth
How cash-rich companies can unlock their balance sheet
How to boost your company’s resilience against unseen threats.
How to keep finance talent and learn to be a multi-tasker
Finance and the new world of the ASEAN Community and technology
How to use one’s voice by supporting and challenging others at the...
How work effectiveness starts with a giving skill.
A competency map to improve leadership skills in the CFO role.
Where to invest in an increasingly less peaceful planet
How do you optimize efficiency both personally in your position and...
How can finance transformation provide the necessary business...
China’s college graduates are not finding enough white-collar posts...
Too many companies are not realizing revenue increases from their...
Christopher Hyzy is Chief Investment Office at US Trust, Bank of of...
Facts & Figures
This paper details what is required for companies to implement total transaction management.
This report measures the financial efficiency of Singapore companies and accounting firms.