After Gross Left PIMCO, Treasurers Faced Tough Decisions
As participants, and sometimes chairs of their companies’ 401K investment committees, treasurers faced a tough choice late last year when PIMCO founder Bill Gross left to join rival Janus.
Treasurers Prepare for More IR and FX Volatility
In a recent series of roundtables held by the Corporate Treasurers Council, many treasurers in attendance reported that they are reviewing their hedging approach as well as their investment policies given the negative interest rates in Europe and the low returns in the U.S.
AFP Survey: Businesses Show Some Reluctance to Deploy Cash
Although companies are willing to invest their cash, they are exhibiting some signs of caution and are taking a wait-and-see approach before doing so, according to the AFP Corporate Cash Indicators ® (AFP CCI), underwritten by Capital One Bank.
How Treasurers Can Better Manage Investment Portfolio Risk
Facing an increasingly competitive environment with a greater need to ensure project ROI, Spectra Energy’s treasury department developed an enhanced investment portfolio management process to examine projects with the goal of better managing the concentrating risks around those projects.
A 3-Step Approach to Improving Your Investment Portfolio
Prior to Brocade Communications' treasury team becoming involved in the process of capital allocation and developing a portfolio management approach, operational, financial, and M&A investments were not consolidated.