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Finance Roundup for Executives

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Kerry MarunaJanuary 5, 2016

The Latest in Finance from CFO

Citing stakeholder feedback, the Obama administration is giving employers an additional three months to comply with the reporting requirements of the Affordable Care Act.

The U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service on Monday extended the Feb. 29  paper and March 31 electronic deadlines for companies with more than 50 employees to provide information on what coverage they offer and the coverage they provide their staff. Read more.

A Better Way to Do Ecommerce

A Better Way to Do Ecommerce

Learn how Precision Medical leveraged OneWorld to cut the cost of billing in half and added $2.5M in annual revenue.

GM is making a $500 million bet that it can use Lyft’s rideshare technology to provide self-driving cars to customers.

Lyft announced Monday it was closing a $1 billion funding round led by a $500 million investment from GM, which would have a seat on its board. Read more.

 

CFOs on the Move: Week Ending January 1

CRST International, Under Armour, Shiloh Industries, Transcat, BenefitFocus, Ameriflight, TierPoint

Joan Urdang

 

Companies’ Investment Plans: From Diggers to Data Centers

Computers, research, and software will be the big-ticket items in 2016.

Economist Staff

 

One-on-One Coaching Misses the Mark

Here’s why it takes a team to coach a leader.

Antoine Gerschel and Lawrence Polsky, Contributors

 

Pension Plan Funded Status Unchanged at 82%

 

Towers Watson says the lack of improvement at the end of 2015 reflects a rise in interest rates offset by weak stock markets.

Matthew Heller

 

GM, Lyft Driving Toward Driverless Car Future

The automaker is investing $500 million in Lyft, which will develop software to bring self-driving cars to customers’ doors.

Katie-Kuehner-Hebert

 

How to Detect, Assess, and Manage Cyber Security

CFO’s top 10 cyber security stories from 2015.

Alexander Johnson

 

Intel Acquires German Drone Maker

The purchase of Ascending Technologies fits Intel’s strategy of finding new markets for its processors and software.

Katie Kuehner-Hebert

 

Employers Get More Time for Obamacare Reporting

Treasury, IRS extend Feb. 29 paper and March 31 electronic deadlines for companies with more than 50 employees.

Matthew Heller

 

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