Jeff Hearn, managing director of International Finance Facility, talks about the rising interest in treasury risk management training and how companies are shifting their thinking in terms of using hedging strategies to manage treasure risk.
One of the biggest business risks of the coming years and decades will be hiring and — more importantly — retaining top talent. Legions of Baby Boomers are heading out to pasture every day, taking an untold wealth of knowledge with them, so those companies that can get the best of the best from the [...]
China and India get the lion share — or is it the dragon and tiger share? — of the headlines when it comes to emerging markets. But Brazil presents plenty of opportunities for the right companies. Bryan Tedford, senior vice president of foreign casualty for ACE, gave a presentation on the nation’s potential and challenges [...]
(Click for larger chart) Gloomy news: Companies across the world are now less prepared to deal with risks than they were two years ago. Even worse: Though companies have had nearly five years to respond to the global economic slowdown — which they cite as as the biggest risk to business — they are increasingly [...]