Having money sitting in bank accounts is often the expensive result of a company’s inability to forecast its cash flows. It is time for treasurers to think again about this ‘unproductive asset’ and look for ways to measure - and improve - treasury’s performance in relation to idle cash.
Unicredit has delivered an innovative flexible receivables financing programme to meet the changing cash flow requirements of National Oilwell Varco (NOV), a solution that was, until now, unprecedented in the oilfield sector.
Thomas Papier, Group Treasurer, Fareva, explains how he teamed up with BNP Paribas to put in place the essential cash management plumbing for his new treasury function, alongside leading-edge cash centralisation and optimisation projects.
In 2019, HSBC excelled in sharing knowledge with clients and creating leading edge solutions to fit treasurers’ current needs and future aspirations, making them the undisputed winner of TMI’s Award for Global Bank of the Year for Cash and Liquidity Management.