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End Run Around Equity
With financial institutions looking to move distressed loans off their books, it can be faster to acquire a company by buying its bank debt – as Penn National Gaming recently did. November 1, 2010
Miracle on Wall Street?
Your banker may soon be focusing less on selling products and more on offering advice – even if it means sending you to another bank. October 28, 2010
Middle-Market Lending Bloom?
Hamstrung by regulators in the consumer space, banks may once again find a sweet spot in commercial lending to midsize firms. October 15, 2010
Third Try for Basel
Will the new Basel III international capital standards be more effective than previous versions in preventing bank meltdowns? October 8, 2010
Syndicated Loan Losses Still Loom
Federal banking agencies find credit quality has improved slightly, but the poor underwriting of 2006 and 2007 continues to present problems for banks and investors. October 5, 2010
Color Clients Unimpressed
CFOs say that banks' nascent efforts to go green won't win their business, all else being equal. October 1, 2010
"I Hate CFOs Who Always Say No."
This CFO was skeptical that her company could balance social responsibility and financial success, but now she's a believer. An interview with Rose Marcario, COO and CFO, Patagonia Inc. October 1, 2010
Take Control of Your Bankers
Tired of being at the mercy of their banks, CFOs are working hard to regain the upper hand. October 1, 2010
Is Cash Peaking?
More CFOs plan to deploy cash reserves in the next 12 months, but those plans hinge on overall economic improvement. September 30, 2010
The Big Switch
Dissatisfied small and midsize companies are inviting competitive bids for their banking business. September 1, 2010