Investment Banking vs. Corporate Finance: What’s the Difference?

CFO News Room

Investment Banking vs. Corporate Finance: An Overview. Investment banking grows a company, while corporate finance manages a company. The academic and experience credentials necessary to become an investment banker are higher than for most corporate finance positions.

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Save the date: ‘disputatio publica’ n.a.v. 5 jaar Corporate Finance Lab – Leuven, 1 juni 2022, namiddag

Corporate Finance Lab

Corporate Finance Lab bestaat dit jaar vijf jaar en dat willen we op middeleeuwse wijze academisch met u vieren met een traditionele disputatio.

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Corporate Finance Advisor of the Year 2021

Castle Corporate Finance

The South-East Dealmakers awards are a prestigious event for the Corporate Finance industry and after the non-event of 2020, it was lovely to be able to get together and celebrate in person on the evening of the 2 nd September 2021.

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RG welcomes new corporate finance executive

Accountancy Today

RG Corporate Finance (RG) has welcomed Adam Tindale to its team as a corporate finance executive. It’s a proud moment for me to begin the next chapter of my career as a corporate finance executive and I’m confident that I can repay the faith they have shown in me.”.

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VRG-alumnidag (KU Leuven): een ‘corporate finance’-graai in het aanbod

Corporate Finance Lab

Op vrijdag 11 maart 2022 organiseert VRG Alumni op de Faculteit der Rechtsgeleerdheid van de KU Leuven de 29ste alumnidag. Het volledige programma en een inschrijvingsformulier vindt u hier. Inschrijven is ook mogelijk voor niet-leden. Lezers van deze blog zullen in het veel ruimere aanbod misschien in het bijzonder geïnteresseerd zijn in: Recente ontwikkelingen in de internationale fiscaliteit: belastingheffing in de marktjurisdictie en wereldwijde minimumbelasting voor multinationals prof.

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IKB Partners With fundingport On Corporate Finance

PYMNTS

IKB Deutsche Industriebank AG , which works in lending and public loans, will work with Hypoport subsidiary and corporate finance platform fundingport on corporate finance improvements, according to a press release. Corporate finance has shifted during the pandemic.

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Rethinking Reconciliation Amid Deeper Corporate Finance Disruption

PYMNTS

The ability for finance and accounting teams to capture transaction data across payment channels remains a challenge as information is stored across various portals. One of the biggest challenges that finance professionals face in their reconciliation process is in data discrepancy.

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BHP Corporate Finance reveals two new promotions

Accountancy Today

BHP Corporate Finance has announced the promotions of Will Holmes and Juel Chowdhury to director and manager respectively. He qualified at KPMG in its financial services audit and spent some time in the finance team at Morrisons. Corporate Finance People Moves BHP

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The Tao of corporate finance

Future CFO

What is the Tao of Corporate Finance? As McKinsey senior partner and Valuation author Tim Koller tells us, it is a formula that represents everything there is to know about finance. The post The Tao of corporate finance appeared first on FutureCFO. Business Insights Resources Strategies and Tactics Videos/Tutorials cashflow corporate finance Mckinsey & Company return on invested capital valuation

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Virtual Assistants Join The Corporate Finance Team

PYMNTS

Artificial intelligence adoption continues to grow in the corporate world, and as businesses look to broaden margins, save money and drive strategic operations, the finance department is a prime target for AI-powered solutions. Increasingly, as consumers become more comfortable interacting and conversing with virtual bots and digital assistants, these technologies are stepping into corporate finance departments and finance teams, too. “We’re

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How Access to a Global Talent Pool Has Changed Corporate Finance

The Finance Weekly

This development reshaped the very fabric of the corporate world as we know it. Finance leaders have traditionally concentrated on cost reduction as the key motivating factor for operational changes. Remote work’s existence began years ago with the dawn of digital transformation.

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Accountants Emerge At The Intersection Of Corporate Finance And IT

PYMNTS

From fears that automation and technology will replace the need for human accountants, what has emerged instead is an understanding that technology is forcing the accounting and corporate finance professions to adjust to a new reality: technology can handle the manual number-crunching, leaving professionals to provide more valuable, strategic advisory services to their firms. But analysts warn that accountants and corporate finance professionals cannot simply go with the status quo.

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Auditoria Debuts New Automation Features For Corporate Finance

PYMNTS

There are three new features — Intelligent Collections, Intelligent Vendor Management and Intelligent Planning — which are intended to remove time-wasting steps and friction and improve cash flow for corporate finance teams, the release stated.

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Buying An Annuity

Corporate Finance

While you now know that, in general, an annuity is an equal payment with a finite number of payments, how do annuities work in the "real world"? To give you an idea, check out Charles Schwab's annuity calculator. Notice, the website shows three different payment options.

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How Privacy Guides Virtual Assistants’ Evolution In Corporate Finance

PYMNTS

Today, however, the rise in artificial intelligence-powered digital assistants like Apple’s Siri and Amazon’s Alexa make the use of similar technologies in the corporate space not only a possibility, but in many cases, already a reality. Prophix is another company that recently rolled out its own addition to the B2B virtual assistant space, having launched its Virtual Financial Analyst for middle-market finance departments.

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Where APIs Fall Short On Corporate Finance Integration

PYMNTS

The race to digitize has introduced a new conundrum in corporate data management, however. While some solution providers are building integrations with other third-party platforms for their corporate clients, Cleo analysis has suggested that businesses largely feel the weight of facilitating these integrations themselves. B2B Payments API B2B Cleo corporate finance corporate payments customer data data data sharing digitization EDI Integration News Onboarding Open Banking software

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Dollar Strengthens

Corporate Finance

Amid high inflation, rising interest rates, and a faltering stock market, one bright spot has been the performance of the U.S dollar.

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A Corporate Finance Approach To High-Net-Worth Individuals

PYMNTS

This challenge often emerges with small businesses (SMBs) that are not large enough to fit into a bank’s corporate and treasury services unit, and are, therefore, forced into being serviced with consumer-targeted products. Yet, just as SMBs can be too small to be considered corporate, high-net-worth individuals can have financial service needs that are too big to fit into the traditional consumer financial management range of products offered to the Average Joe.

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Pulling Back The Curtain On Corporate Finance Reports

PYMNTS

Corporate accounting standards are changing, with the Financial Accounting Standards Board adopting new standards in ways companies report on leases, hedging and other financial activity. While any change is often disruptive, the FASB and analysts noted that the adjustments ultimately aim to make accounting and reporting easier for finance professional, ad promote transparency. But researchers warn that corporates continue to find ways to hide the bad news.

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Corporate Finance’s Interest In AI Doesn’t Lead To Adoption: Oracle

PYMNTS

Corporate treasurers are exploring AI for their own cash management and forecasting needs, while AI is also being explored among both traditional and alternative finance players for risk mitigation and underwriting purposes. More than three-quarters of accountants surveyed by BlackLine last year said they believed AI would play a “significant” role in corporate accounting.

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A Corporate Finance Trip Around The World

PYMNTS

The corporate finance space is in flux, but how it’s changing depends on the market in which you stand. PYMNTS takes a quick trip across the globe to explore business finance trends in the U.K., billion in trade finance revenues was seen by the world’s top 12 banks , and while that might seem like a lot, it represents a 9 percent drop for the first half of the year compared to 2H 2015.

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FCF Robotics Venture Capital Report – 2022 published

Fox Corporate Finance

FCF Fox Corporate Finance GmbH is pleased to publish the “Robotics Venture Capital Report – 2022”. The post FCF Robotics Venture Capital Report – 2022 published appeared first on FCF Fox Corporate Finance GmbH.

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FCF Biotech Venture Capital Monitor – USA 08/2022 published

Fox Corporate Finance

FCF Fox Corporate Finance GmbH is delighted to publish the new “FCF Biotech Venture Capital Monitor – USA 08/2022”. The post FCF Biotech Venture Capital Monitor – USA 08/2022 published appeared first on FCF Fox Corporate Finance GmbH.

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FCF Biotech Venture Capital Monitor – USA 08/2022 published

Fox Corporate Finance

FCF Fox Corporate Finance GmbH is delighted to publish the new “FCF Biotech Venture Capital Monitor – USA 08/2022”. The post FCF Biotech Venture Capital Monitor – USA 08/2022 published appeared first on FCF Fox Corporate Finance GmbH.

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Strategizing The ‘Ugly Child’ Of Corporate Finance: Accounts Receivable

PYMNTS

Accounts receivable (AR) is a function that spreads across multiple tasks of an enterprise, from corporate finance to sales teams and vendor relationship management initiatives.

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Keeping Up With Tech: The New Normal For Corporate Finance

FPA Insider

On the other hand finance, and particularly the FP&A function, is always a laggard. While the finance department leads the direction of an organization, the function hasn’t seen much change over the years. Unsurprisingly, most of finance’s peer departments are using this tool.

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Life Sciences Venture Capital Monitor – Europe 08/2022 published

Fox Corporate Finance

FCF Fox Corporate Finance GmbH is delighted to publish the new “FCF Life Sciences Venture Capital Monitor – Europe 08/2022”. The post Life Sciences Venture Capital Monitor – Europe 08/2022 published appeared first on FCF Fox Corporate Finance GmbH.

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Life Sciences Venture Capital Monitor – Europe 08/2022 published

Fox Corporate Finance

FCF Fox Corporate Finance GmbH is delighted to publish the new “FCF Life Sciences Venture Capital Monitor – Europe 08/2022”. The post Life Sciences Venture Capital Monitor – Europe 08/2022 published appeared first on FCF Fox Corporate Finance GmbH.

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FCF Biotech Venture Capital Monitor – USA 07/2022 published

Fox Corporate Finance

FCF Fox Corporate Finance GmbH is delighted to publish the new “FCF Biotech Venture Capital Monitor – USA 07/2022”. The post FCF Biotech Venture Capital Monitor – USA 07/2022 published appeared first on FCF Fox Corporate Finance GmbH.

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FCF Biotech Venture Capital Monitor – USA 07/2022 published

Fox Corporate Finance

FCF Fox Corporate Finance GmbH is delighted to publish the new “FCF Biotech Venture Capital Monitor – USA 07/2022”. The post FCF Biotech Venture Capital Monitor – USA 07/2022 published appeared first on FCF Fox Corporate Finance GmbH.

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EVs Raise Cash

Corporate Finance

EV makers Nikola and Lucid both announced secondary stock offerings today. As we mentioned in the textbook, SEOs often have a negative effect on stock prices, and these announcements were not exceptions. Nikola announced a $400 million stock offering, to be sold at the market price.

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FCF at Robotics Festival in Leipzig – September 13 – 15, 2022

Fox Corporate Finance

Florian Theyermann, Director at FCF Fox Corporate Finance will speak at the Robotics Festival 2022 in Leipzig on September 14th about “Venture capital trends in robotics” and will present the brand new results from our study.

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US year-to-date funding volume now below previous year’s level

Fox Corporate Finance

After an exceptional year 2021 for venture capital funding in the US Biotech-sector, aggregated financing volumes in 2022 are for the first time lower than in 2021. The post US year-to-date funding volume now below previous year’s level appeared first on FCF Fox Corporate Finance GmbH

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Life Sciences Venture Capital Monitor – Europe 07/2022 published

Fox Corporate Finance

FCF Fox Corporate Finance GmbH is delighted to publish the new “FCF Life Sciences Venture Capital Monitor – Europe 07/2022”. The post Life Sciences Venture Capital Monitor – Europe 07/2022 published appeared first on FCF Fox Corporate Finance GmbH.

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FCF Interest & Corporate Loan Monitor August 2022 published

Fox Corporate Finance

FCF Fox Corporate Finance GmbH is pleased to publish the new “FCF Interest & Corporate Loan Monitor August 2022”. FCF regularly conducts comprehensive research regarding the German corporate loan and interest market, based on publically.

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