Sun.Feb 11, 2024

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NYCB Dividend Cut

Corporate Finance

Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE Banks stocks are generally affected by interest rates and New York Community Bancorp (NYCB) is no different. NYCB has a large amount of loans tied to New York City apartments and commercial real estate. With high interest rates, New York City rent control policies, and changing demand for commercial real estate in New York City, investors are concerned about the bank's future performance.

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Practising ESG: where rubber meets the road

Future CFO

Natalie Runyon Natalie Runyon , director of ESG content and advisory services at Thomson Reuters Institute, predicts that in 2024 , businesses are expected to embrace ESG criteria not just for compliance or risk management, but as a chance to fundamentally transform their business models with the full understanding and acceptance of the need to account for increasingly complex external risks that may be occurring simultaneously.

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Balancing Act: The CFO's Guide to Long-Term Success through Strategic Capital Deployment

CFO News

In the realm of infrastructure investments, Sandeep Jain, Group CFO at NDR Warehousing, epitomizes the critical role CFOs play in aligning financial strategies with long-term objectives, navigating risks, and ensuring sustainable growth.

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8 questions to ask about your AP System

Future CFO

The accounts payable (AP) department goes beyond just ensuring that all bills and invoices are cleared on time. By accurately managing all APs the business is ensured it complies with appropriate tax regulations, contractual obligations, and financial reporting standards. It also allows you to accurately project cash flow – an important indicator of a company’s financial health.

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Register Now: Sneak Peek Into Close Automation SkyStem Web Demo

Technology is rapidly changing the way accountants perform and manage month-end activities. Spreadsheets, email, and shared drives no longer have to slow us down. 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 vastly reducing spreadsheets, cut down on reconciliation work, speed up the month-end close, and better manage your remote team.

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Consumer goods giants like Nestle, Dabur, Coca-Cola ready capex war chest

CFO News

While demand for mainstream products has been tepid, demand for premium categories in urban markets has remained steady. Large consumer goods companies are investing in India, expecting a demand revival in the new fiscal.

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Disney, Reliance merger discussions reach last lap as Feb 17 exclusivity deadline draws near

CFO News

RIL Group to hold direct stake as well, invest up to $1.5 bn cash; new merged co to be arm of Viacom 18. Reliance executives are also working on a three-year capital allocation programme for all businesses to be presented shortly to the board. The proposal, as of now, is to create a step-down subsidiary of Viacom18 Media, which will absorb Star India via a stock swap, they said.

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4 Tips to Make Accounts Payable Ready for Anything

Future CFO

As a result of ongoing inflation, economic disruption, and the lowest growth project from The International Monetary Fund (IMF) since 1990, many Accounts Payable (AP) departments are being tasked with driving cost reductions and improving operational efficiency to increase company profitability and workforce productivity. In this SAP Concur whitepaper , we discuss 4 ways that your accounts payable team can future-proof your business and become more adaptable and proactive in the face of change.

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SpiceJet set to lay off 1,400 employees

CFO News

Staff cuts have become necessary because of the carrier's ₹60 crore salary bill, said people with knowledge of the matter. "People have already started getting calls," said one of them, referring to the terminations. SpiceJet has been delaying salary payments for several months. Many haven't yet got their January pay.

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Gartner: CFOs to prioritise digital transformation, functional improvement in 2024

Future CFO

Digital transformation and functional improvement are the predominant themes through the top 10 priorities of chief financial officers, according to a recent survey by Gartner. The study, which surveyed 185 CFOs, reveals that CFOs are keen to leading digital transformation efforts in the finance function in 2024. Improving finance metrics, insights and storytelling, leading change management efforts, and optimising costs were also identified as priorities for over 70% of CFOs.

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Accounting Software and ERP Readiness Guide

In this white paper, we explore the factors to consider in deciding whether the time is right for your Company to consider a new ERP or accounting software, the total cost of ownership and plans necessary to make the potential leap to these systems.

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SAT may have to hear afresh many important cases

CFO News

The Supreme Court, headed by Chief Justice DY Chandrachud, disposed of a petition filed by SAT advocates and noted that the government is taking steps for fresh appointments. Lawyers believe that the continued pendency of appeals in SAT creates legal uncertainty and does not present a healthy image internationally.

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NYCB Dividend Cut

Essentials of Corporate Finance

Banks stocks are generally affected by interest rates and New York Community Bancorp (NYCB) is no different. NYCB has a large amount of loans tied to New York City apartments and commercial real estate. With high interest rates, New York City rent control policies, and changing demand for commercial real estate in New York City, investors are concerned about the bank's future performance.

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As economy flies high, so does corporate air travel: Business flyers pass pre-Covid numbers

CFO News

Executives at airlines and travel companies said increased activity among IT, mechanical, banking services, and pharmaceutical companies is driving the trend. At a time when fares are rising amid capacity cuts by airlines, the growth trend in corporate travel is seen to be stickier than that in the more price-sensitive leisure travel segment.

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My schedule … and what’s coming up

Tips Watch

By David Enna, Tipswatch.com If you have been reading this site for a long time, you know what this headline means: I will soon be traveling to some distant place with confusing timezone differences and potentially weak-to-zero internet.

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Recruit and Retain New Blue-Collar Talent

Blue-collar jobs have a branding problem. One company, GEON, partnered with Paycor to find the solution. Learn how to attract, engage, and retain blue-collar employees, helping them build meaningful careers – and support your company’s goals.

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Adani Ports secures top position for climate actions

CFO News

Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd (APSEZ) has been ranked first in four global rating agencies for its climate actions and environmental performance. The company secured a 'leadership band' in CDP Climate Assessment 2023, first in the environmental dimension by S&P Global CSA 2023, and top rank in the marine ports sector by Sustainalytics.

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Accounts Receivable Hurdles to Overcome in 2024

The Finance Weekly

It's crucial for small businesses to maintain good cash flow by managing finances and staying updated on Accounts Receivable (AR). Effectively handling AR means keeping track of customer invoices and making sure payments are collected on time. Now, let's look at common challenges finance teams face with AR and ways to enhance payment collection while minimizing the risk of unpaid invoices.

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Businesses navigate new tax law impacting MSE payments, seek government intervention

CFO News

The new law under Section 43B(h) of the Income Tax Act, which mandates payment to micro and small enterprises (MSEs) within 45 days of delivery to claim deductions, is causing concern and leading to various strategies by businesses and vendors to mitigate its impact. Some companies are attempting to avoid the law's impact by sending letters to vendors without expecting responses, while others are issuing post-dated cheques or raising objections within 15 days of delivery to delay payment obligat

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10 Sunday Reads

Barry Ritholtz

Avert your eyes! My Sunday morning look at incompetency, corruption and policy failures: • Over Three Decades, Tech Obliterated Media : My front-row seat to a slow-moving catastrophe. ( New York Magazine ) • A $560 Billion Property Warning Hits Banks From NY to Tokyo : Lenders face debt maturities, lower values after thaw in deals; Multifamily also a focus following change in New York rent law ( Bloomberg ) • Anxiety, Mood Swings and Sleepless Nights: Life Near a Bitcoin Mine : Pushed by an adv

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Finding “The One:” The Ultimate Guide to Selecting Financial Software

Speaker: Nancy Wu, Head of Sales and Customer Success at SkyStem

As finance and accounting practitioners, you are expected to complete daily operations as well as to manage next generation tools and resources to support a business that is growing in complexity. Having the right software can be critical in juggling and meeting those high expectations. The path to the right software, however, is paved with challenging decisions.

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India's net direct tax collection at Rs 15.6 lakh crore till Feb 10, reaches 80% of revised target

CFO News

India's net direct tax collection reached Rs 15.60 lakh crore as of February 10, representing approximately 80 percent of the revised target set for the entire financial year.

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JSW Steel gets service tax relief on ore purchases

CFO News

The revenue department had claimed that since JSW had received services from the monitoring committee, it was liable to pay service tax under the reverse charge mechanism.

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CBIC cautions against fake GST summons; asks taxpayers to check veracity of communications

CFO News

The CBIC on Saturday cautioned against fraudsters issuing fake GST summons and asked taxpayers to check the veracity of any communication received from GST authorities.