EventsFX and political risk among the biggest concerns facing treasurers today

FX and political risk among the biggest concerns facing treasurers today

Foreign exchange and shifts in politics are the most important areas of treasury risk for treasurers, according to original research by GTNews.

Foreign exchange and shifts in politics are the most important areas of treasury risk for treasurers, according to original research by GTNews.

The research, carried out late last year, found FX to be the most important area of treasury risk, with 61.5% of treasurers noting it as a concern. Country/political changes and liquidity came a joint second, with 53.8% citing them as important.

treasury risk

As the UK prepares to decide whether or not to leave the EU on 23rd June, these findings paint a picture of uncertainty for today’s treasurers.

At this year’s Treasury Innovation Forum, a new event for senior corporate treasury and finance professionals taking place on 29th June, we’ll be addressing these hot topics and launching the findings of this survey in a one-day forum with industry experts including:

– John Stepek, Editor of MoneyWeek
– Jane Lowe, Secretary General of the Institutional Money Market Association
– Caroline Stockmann, CFO for British Council
– Tom Gilliam, Treasury Manager – Risk at SABMiller
– Kevin Pinnegar, European Group Treasurer for Honda Motor Europe Ltd

In a series of interactive discussions, we’ll be covering topics including emerging markets, what might come after Brexit, the future of Treasury Management Systems, and the impact of IT on treasury transformation.

To find out more, visit our website or register your interest here.

Related Articles

Why Ferguson Plc opts for floating rate debt: Bellin 1TC conference day 2

Capital Markets Why Ferguson Plc opts for floating rate debt: Bellin 1TC conference day 2

2m Victoria Beckett
2018 is the year of the central bank: Bellin 1TC conference day 1

Banking 2018 is the year of the central bank: Bellin 1TC conference day 1

2m Victoria Beckett
Treasury Leaders Summit: What will the treasury of 2025 look like?

10 Minutes With The Treasury Treasury Leaders Summit: What will the treasury of 2025 look like?

4m Victoria Beckett
How Costa Coffee hedges the price of beans

Events How Costa Coffee hedges the price of beans

4m Victoria Beckett
Don’t be scared of failure, but fail fast: BNP Paribas Cash Management University

Automation Don’t be scared of failure, but fail fast: BNP Paribas Cash Management University

4m Victoria Beckett
BNP Paribas Cash Management University day 2: cyber attacks, predictive analytics and investing

Banking BNP Paribas Cash Management University day 2: cyber attacks, predictive analytics and investing

5m Victoria Beckett
BNP Paribas Cash Management University day 1: changing banks and future skillsets

Banking BNP Paribas Cash Management University day 1: changing banks and future skillsets

5m Victoria Beckett
Singapore Fintech Festival day three: trade finance, capital markets and financial inclusion

Asia Pacific Singapore Fintech Festival day three: trade finance, capital markets and financial inclusion

5m Richard Hartung