AFP Survey Research & Economic Data
AFP Research draws on the knowledge of AFP members and subject matter experts to provide financial professionals with timely data, analysis, and peer perspective to stay current on trends in treasury and finance. For more information on AFP Research, visit our Research Report FAQs.
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AFP Electronic Payments Report-2013 Survey
The 2013 AFP Electronic Payments Survey
gauges the extent organizations are taking advantage of payments innovations to accommodate the pace of change in the complex business-to-business environment. Conducted in September 2013, the survey also identifies the drivers of change, the benefits gained, and the barriers to realizing a more “electronic payments” future. AFP thanks J. P. Morgan for underwriting the 2013 AFP Electronic Payments Survey
.AFP Estimating and Applying Cost of Capital - 2013 Survey
To provide FP&A and other financial professionals with
information about current trends in project and investment
valuation and estimating the cost of capital, the Research
Department of AFP conducted a survey in July 2013 to update
findings of its 2010 landmark report on estimating and applying the
cost of capital. The data
presented in this report highlight the contours of typical project
evaluation for finance departments.
AFP Treasury Benchmarking Program - 2013 Survey
As in years past, the 2013 survey collected data on cost, full-time equivalents (FTEs), cycle times, and throughput for treasury operations. This year, the added focus was around Treasury Policies--an often overlooked but integral part of a department’s operational performance.
AFP Survey Research Reports
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