Stock Buyback Plans Match CFOs’ Optimism
But richly valued shares will force issuers to buy at premium prices.
A Data Scientist Becomes a CFO
LivePerson’s finance chief John Collins works to create “data advantages” at the brand-to-consumer messaging company.
A New Platform for Strategic CFOs
The Mosaic “strategic finance” software platform addresses the shortcomings of both Excel and traditional ERP systems.
SEC Sends a Message to Social Media Stock Promoters
Commission suspends trading in an over-the-counter stock, SpectraScience, that is being "pumped" on social media sites.
Loan System Bugs Holding Up PPP Loans: AICPA
In a letter to the SBA this week, the AICPA said legitimate loan applications are being denied acceptance because they are being incorrectly flagged.
Audit Chairs Give 2020 Audits Mixed Reviews
In discussions with the PCAOB, audit committee chairs cited areas of auditor strengths and weaknesses.
Epicor Software Names New CFO
Samuel Monti takes over finance at the enterprise resource planning software company.
CFOs Faced Late Activism Surge, ESG Demands in 2020
Fifty-seven new campaigns launched in Q4, pressuring the management teams of Intel, Public Storage, ExxonMobil, and The Walt Disney Company, among others.
2020’s Best Advice for CFOs
CFO columnists provided an abundance of advice to finance chiefs in 2020. Here are some of the best columns we published.
The Most-Read CFO Stories of 2020
Which stories encapsulate the year? Crisis management advice, auditor fines, business insurance hiccups, cash-flow forecasting, and more.
2021 Wish List
Remote work, small businesses, the federal government's balance sheet, health care — they will all require attention.