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Cesar Bacani
Cesar Bacani has been Editor-in-Chief of CFO Innovation since 2009. He was previously Research Editor at CFO Asia Research Services and Contributing Editor at CFO Asia, both units of The Economist Group, and Business Editor of Asiaweek, a Time Warner publication.
ARTICLES BY Cesar Bacani
Mining a database of 60,000 business leaders worldwide, US consultant TalentPlus sought to identify the attributes of ‘exceptionally strong’ leaders in Asia. While discovering some truth in...
Despite security worries, adoption of cloud-based financial systems is reaching a tipping point. Companies need to seriously consider the cloud not just for the initial savings and efficiencies, but...
The CFO of the organization at the center of Hong Kong first ever case against alleged collusion and bid-rigging talks about how the procurement department detected the scheme and the decision to...
“We have been doing a lot of work on Hong Kong-listed companies, and there might be a big call in the coming weeks,” says Carson Block of Muddy Waters, the short-seller that just saw its latest...
Blockchain technology promises to end double entry accounting and the way companies are audited, potentially making accounting and auditing easier and faster to complete with reduced headcount. What...
The world’s largest accounting firm in 2015 has been dethroned, although each of the Big Four once again had record revenues in fiscal year 2016. How the returning champ sped ahead of the former No....
The new US administration will loosen fiscal policy and regulations, but there is uncertainty about the impact on economic growth and the Fed’s response in terms of monetary policy. Still, for better...
Why leave a comfortable well-paying job to set up on your own? The answer varies from CFO to CFO – retirement, a new challenge, more money. Former Global Finance Controller Joon Teoh talks about what...
Singapore’s Raymond Yeo believes there’s no harm in exploring career options after three years in a company. He recently left listed local cell phone company M1 to become CFO of privately held...
Known for its Global Distribution System that allows travel agents to book directly with airlines, hotels, car rentals and rail operators, German giant Amadeus is now offering the same access to Asia...

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HOW GST BOOST INDIAN ECONOMY ?? ITS IMPACTS AND BENEFITS !!
The expectation of GST being introduced is high not only within the...
Keep Your Top Employees - 5 Tips to Reduce Turnover
Four in 10 workers Robert Half surveyed are likely to seek a new job...
Technology: The Future of the Accountancy Profession
The need to adapt to discruptive technologies and put them into...
ACCA | Master the art of negotiation
The right questions to ask to make negotiation effective
Oil – Still Searching for the Equilibrium: Goldman Sachs' Jeff Currie
The balance of risks tilted to the upside for the second half of 2017
Women Make a Financial Difference
Gender diversity improves return, said Credit Suisse Research...
Compliance lacks clarity: Asia-Pacific Fraud Survey 2017
EY's Chris Fordham shares key takeaways of the survey
Embedding a culture of workplace happiness
Five things you can do to embed a culture of workplace happiness
How CFOs become CEOs
There are three things that CFOs need to do to become CEOs
“China: Confidence on the Rise” with Lloyd C. Blankfein
China shows a relatively strong growth rate and a strong commitment...
Top FinTech trends you need to know about in Asia
Chinese tech dragons, RegTech solutions, Indian fintech,and fintech...
Robotic Process Automation - EY Future of Tax
Robots have arrived on the scene of tax compliance work
FM Future of Finance: Andrew Miskin and Gavin Rose
How is the role of management accountant changing?
Price is not as important as you think
Adopting a progressive pricing strategy