CFOs on the Move: Week Ending Jan. 19
IBM, Avison Young, Sabre, Cole Haan, Presidio, Darling Ingredients, Guidewire Software, Nortech Systems, Blackboard, DataPath
IBM, Maersk to Bring Blockchain to Shipping
The companies' new joint venture "marks a milestone in our strategic efforts to drive the digitization of global trade."
James Kavanaugh Named IBM Finance Chief
The 22-year company veteran replaces Martin Schroeter, who becomes senior vice president of global markets.
Microsoft, IBM Tighten Finance Via Tech
Senior finance executives detail machine learning and blockchain efforts aimed at making revenue forecasting and cross-border financing more efficient.
You Run a Health-Care Business Whether You Like It or Not
What’s different about employers who are winning the battle to slay the health-care cost beast?
IBM Stock up 5% on Renewed Turnaround Hopes
In Q3, Big Blue almost ended its long drought in revenue growth and beat analysts' estimates on revenue across all its main business segments.
AIG, IBM Partner on Novel Blockchain Contract
The 'smart contract' is said to streamline complex insurance policies for multinational clients.
S&P Downgrades IBM’s Credit Rating to ‘A+’
The rating agency says IBM's transition to operating stability as it spends heavily on new businesses "will take longer than we had previously forecast."
How to Tell Good Buybacks from Bad Ones
Buyback ROI, a tool first introduced on CFO.com, can be used by executives and investors to determine when buybacks are more likely to be successful.
IBM Shares Sink on Unexpected Revenue Drop
Investors express their impatience with the pace of IBM's turnaround effort by sending its shares down nearly 5% to $161.84.
Worldwide Server Sales Drop 0.4% in Q2
An IDC survey finds the decline of the high-end segment continued but volume system growth is a positive sign for the future.