The Key to Regional Investment: Understanding Complexity
With its big investment in Latin America, Softbank will have to manage significant complexity that varies greatly from market to market within the region.
CFOs Still Spurning High-Return Projects
Despite the overall lower cost of capital, the hurdle rates companies use to screen investments are still 'stubbornly high.'
(Specialized) Help Wanted
Around the globe, companies’ hiring plans are targeting their most critical needs, according to a new survey.
In Search of Certainty
Fourth-quarter results from the Duke/CFO Business Outlook Survey show the effects of economic uncertainty on business confidence.
Companies Seek to Acquire and Hire
Slow growth is piquing interest in M&A but hindering efforts to fill key positions, according to the latest Duke/CFO Business Outlook survey.
The Problems of Prosperity
The latest Duke/CFO Global Business Outlook Survey finds U.S. finance executives searching for the best ways to leverage the strengthening economy.
America on Top
U.S. finance chiefs lead the way in optimism about the economy, according to the latest Duke/CFO global outlook survey.
Sunny Side Up
CFO optimism about the economy soars in the U.S. but plummets in Latin America, according to the latest Duke/CFO Business Outlook survey.
A Split Decision on Cash
The Duke/CFO Magazine Global Business Outlook Survey shows finance chiefs in some regions deciding that they can afford to invest again in growth.
A Global Affliction
Finance executives around the world are plagued by uncertainty about the economy, politics and more.
Bank Lending in Emerging Markets Worsens
The deterioration reflects weaker economic performance in many developing economies, says the Institute of International Finance.