Sun.Jan 22, 2023

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Does It Feel Like Your Department Has Been Sidelined?

CFO News Room

If you were to look at the inner workings of any successful company, you would notice an intricate web of departments — marketing, IT, HR, engineering, legal, etc. — in a constant give-and-take with the units they support.

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China Pumps Up The ‘Panda Bond’ Market

Global Finance

With interest rates rising in the West, China hopes its falling interest rates will attract multinationals to its domestic bond market

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A Rocky Year for Equities!

CFO News Room

It is the nature of stocks that you have good years and bad ones, and much as we like to forget about the latter during market booms, they recur at regular intervals, if for no other reason than to remind us that risk is not an abstraction, and that stocks don’t always win, even in the long term.

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Sporting goods 2023: The need for resilience in a world in disarray

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

After recording a widely positive performance in 2021, the sporting-goods industry has seen multiple challenges in the past year, including the threat of global recession, war in Europe, continued supply chain challenges, and rapidly rising interest rates—all contributing to a world in disarray.

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Rethinking Growth: The Fight to Become and Stay Profitable

Speaker: Aleksey Krylov, CFA - Chief Financial Officer at CytoImmune Therapeutics

Join Aleksey Krylov, corporate finance expert and CFO at CytoImmune Therapeutics, for an insightful overview of working capital management and managing profitability.

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Links 1/22/2023 | naked capitalism

CFO News Room

NRC Certifies First U.S. Small Modular Reactor Design US Department of Energy Mass.

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Take Your Foot off the Gas

CFO News Room

In 1991, a year after his controversial firing as men’s basketball coach at North Carolina State University, Jim Valvano published a book titled They Gave Me a Lifetime Contract, and Then They Declared Me Dead. It’s a great title.

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How India's bid to reform Bankruptcy Law affects payouts to creditors

CFO News

To speed up proceedings and counter a mounting caseload, the Ministry of Corporate Affairs last week published published dozens of proposed amendments to the insolvency code, giving the public until Feb. 7 to provide input. Any changes to the law would have to be voted on by parliament

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Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: Netflix, Nordstrom and more

CFO News Room

Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading. Netflix – Shares of Netflix jumped 6.3% after the company’s per-share earnings came short of analysts’ expectations.

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War for finance talent: 11% vacancy in finance & controlling

Future CFO

The war for finance talent will continue while 11% of positions in finance and controlling are vacant, said management consultancy Horváth recently when releasing the results of a recent survey.

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Book of Secrets for the Month-End Close

Developing a consistent month-end close doesn’t need to be a mystery. We’re sharing our top 10 secrets (plus one bonus!) for streamlining your close.

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What are the major concerns of India Inc CFOs going into 2023?

CFO News

In interactions with ETCFO over the last few days, leading CFOs across the spectrum spoke about their concerns going ahead

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10 Sunday Reads

The Big Picture

Avert your eyes! My Sunday morning look at incompetency, corruption and policy failures: • Just How Common Is Corporate Fraud? A new study estimates that on average 10 percent of public companies commit securities fraud each year. (

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Exemption-less income tax regime under review, could see changes

CFO News

The scheme offers lower tax rates of 5%, 10%, 15%, 20%, 25% and 30%, with the peak rate applicable to incomes of more than Rs 15 lakh. The regular regime with exemptions has three slabs (5%, 20% and 30%) and the peak rate is levied on incomes of more than Rs 10 lakh

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Credit rating agencies ask RBI to come out with default recognition criteria

CFO News

With the central bank and the capital market regulator, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi), parting ways on how different kinds of debts would be rated in the financial market, the rating companies want the RBI to come out with a public statement on recognition of default

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10 Ways to Keep Your Hourly Employees

Getting and keeping hourly workers is no longer as simple as offering them more cash. Employees have options. But this guide from Paycor will help you put your best foot forward to recruit, retain, and develop hourly workers so you can remain competitive.

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Counterterrorism, trade, inclusive connectivity top India's SCO agenda

CFO News

Countering terrorism, widening inclusive connectivity initiatives in Eurasia, stabilising Afghanistan and pushing trade in Central Asia-Eurasia top India's agenda, according to persons familiar with the matter.

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On-the-job training: Revamp of skilling policy on the anvil

CFO News

The move is aimed at enhancing employability of the country’s youth and open job opportunities for India’s skilled workforce in other countries. The new policy will be industry centric with incentives for training and placements of candidates, a senior government official told ET

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Royalty payments to UK parent in HUL's interest: CEO Sanjiv Mehta

CFO News

"Royalty grants us the right to use Unilever-owned brands and access to Unilever's cutting-edge technical knowhow, world class R&D and innovation capabilities," he said. "The "The service fees enable us to leverage Unilever's global expertise and functional services.&

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iPhone Apple of India's eye, hits $1 billion exports mark in December

CFO News

Apple and Samsung have been the leading players for exporting mobile phones from India. As per government officials, Apple overtook Samsung to become the leading mobile phone exporter in November and achieved the $1 billion mobile phone exports in December

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The CFO Playbook: How to Decrease Costs & Increase Engagement

Learn how to reduce costs while simultaneously increasing employee morale.

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IT firms need pricing improvement to ease margin woes: experts

CFO News

Analysts see minimum room for improved utilisation and automation to impact the margin growth

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Gold industry wants FM Sitharaman to bring more transparency to sector in Budget 2023

CFO News

Other than tax sops across all slabs, we expect that reduction in gold import duty.

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Long-term growth story of the Indian economy intact: JLL

CFO News

Institutionalisation of India's real estate is expected to pick up pace. Transparency in the sector is expected to increase from hereon, and this aspect will attract a larger share of global investments in the years to come. "The

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Tata Industries likely to re-evaluate business strategy

CFO News

In recent times, Tata Sons has been merging small businesses housed in various Tata group companies that have been non scalable and unprofitable for a long time. Capital allocation, efficiency and scale are critical to be competitive in the marketplace, top officials close to the development said

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Register Now: Sneak Peek Into Close Automation SkyStem Web Demo

Join us as we present a "sneak peek" recorded demo of SkyStem's month-end close solution – ART. In under four weeks, your team can start reaping the benefits of month-end close automation by speeding up the month-end close and better managing your remote teams.

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JSW Steel's export push can sustain rebound

CFO News

For the December quarter, the company's Ebitda rose by 160% sequentially to ₹4,547 crore, although down sharply over last year's corresponding quarter. Lower raw material costs helped. But several cost-saving investments which it commissioned also have started showing.