How Entrepreneurship and Ironman Reinforce Each Other

September 17, 2014 by Magnus Lind

Follow Treasury Peer on LinkedIn: Sunday September 14, I completed my first 70.3 Ironman, which is half an Ironman Triathlon consisting of three races: 1,9 km swim, 90 km bike and 21 km run. I’m very grateful for all the great support from all over the world. So is Save the Children, a recent Treasury Peer member,…Full article

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  • Current Treasury Trends – summer and fall 2014

    September 9, 2014 by Magnus Lind

    Treasury Peer has listed the current trends from all our interactions with treasurers, CFO, service providers and bankers, and condensed the discussions from our 5 roundtables this year. Interestingly, the treasury community is much more action oriented than previously, when it mainly reacted to the crisis and fought to comply with all the new regulation leading…Full article

    Initiative to build up a combined EUR financial market inside the EUR area

    July 8, 2014 by Magnus Lind

    Reuters report: “Bankers and policymakers say capital markets union is seen as a logical step after the euro zone completes banking union. From November the European Central Bank will be the single supervisor for top lenders, raising questions about how fragmentation in equity and bond markets could also be reduced. Talk in Brussels suggests a capital…Full article

    The transition of power that changes the way international organizations are managed

    June 26, 2014 by Magnus Lind

    There is a transition of power from developed countries to emerging markets that changes the way international organizations are managed. Companies from developed countries many times will not be able to enforce the customs, rules and management styles from home any longer. On the contrary it creates a need for allowing more adjustments to local conditions…Full article

    April, May and June meetings: Corporate attitude to regulation is shifting

    June 1, 2014 by Magnus Lind

    Follow Treasury Peer on LinkedIn:   When we discuss “regulation” we mean financial regulation such as EMIR, Dodd-Frank, Basel III, AML, KYC etc. The last couple of years, when we’ve done research in preparation for our roundtables, the most crucial topic has been to understand what the consequences are for us of all new regulation….Full article

    Instant and cheap forex is here

    May 15, 2014 by Petri Kajander 1 comment so far

    Cryptocurrencies are here to stay. We are in the early days like Internet in 1994. Yet, the ideas and concepts are opening new vistas to many fields and industries. Former Goldman Sachs partner recently commented that all the smartest guys in the room have all turned their attention to Bitcoin. Venture capital luminaries such as…Full article

    The transformational collateral shift (for the corporate world)

    May 6, 2014 by Magnus Lind 3 comments so far

    Historically we’ve been used having to provide collateral when we wanted a loan to invest in a factory or borrow working capital for instance. The collateral could consist of a mortgage, a customer invoice, or securities. The banks demanded collateral from us to secure their lending to us. Since the financial crisis the banks hardly lend to…Full article