Bitcoin’s Applicability to Corporate Treasury
As companies like Overstock.com embrace bitcoins, corporate treasurers are increasingly interested in this virtual currency. But will interest lead to adoption? More importantly, should it?
Case Study: Ohio State’s Investment Strategy
Convinced that interest rates would remain low for a protracted period of time, The Ohio State University's treasury department implemented a new investment strategy for the university’s operating cash balance. The project resulted in a three-layer investment portfolio.
Consensus: U.S. Economy to Pick Up in 2014
Everyone has been patient: consumers, business executives, politicians, economists and, of course, treasury and finance professionals. Now a New Year is right around the corner and a growing number of observers believe 2014 is the year the U.S. economy finally achieves lift-off.
Proposed Tax Reform Could Spike Business Borrowing Costs
U.S. Senate committee tax reform draft could raise borrowing costs for U.S. businesses
Swap Futures Appear Inevitable for Corporates
Wall Street may view the “futurization” of the swap market as inevitable but that notion has yet to gather steam among corporate end users despite a number of new exchange-traded products resembling swaps.