Alternative financing in mining

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Many mining companies struggle to secure financing for capital-expansion programs. Miners must pull the full range of financial levers to see a potential of some $800 billion over the next ten years. Metals & Mining Insights Mining

Fostering sustainable development through open data for finance

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Digital finance has many aspects that can improve the workings of emerging economies and further the cause of sustainable development.

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10 Ways To Finance Your Business

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Unstable finances cause a great deal of stress on business owners, not to mention having to address the various concerns if they have employees on the payroll. Deciding whether to find financing for one’s business and how to choose the best option can be challenging. Magazine understands this and just released an article titled “10 Ways to Finance Your Business” including: Factoring – a finance method where a company sells its receivables at a discount to get cash upfront.

What Is The Difference Between Margin And Markup In Finance?

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When talking about finance and accounting, there are a variety of terms to keep in mind. An easier way to view markup in finance and accounting is this: It is the extra percentage you charge your customers after you have factored in all the cost of goods.

The Making of a Megadeal: Howard Ungerleider on the Merger of Dow and DuPont

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Strategy Corporate Finance Mergers & acquisitions Post merger managementThe CFO of Dow shares his experience of leading one of the most complex mergers and spinouts in history.

Ensuring the Health of Your Business Partnerships

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Strategy & Corporate Finance InsightsRegular partnership check-ins are essential to make sure that, like any relationship, both sides are getting what they need.

Tackle.io Closes Series B Financing from Andreessen Horowitz and Bessemer Venture Partners to Transform Digital Experience for Buying and Selling Enterprise Software

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Global Economics Intelligence executive summary, July 2021

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Corporate Finance Economic Studies StrategyIndustrial activity strengthens and consumer demand returns while inflation accelerates; the pandemic wave worsens significantly.

Global Economics Intelligence executive summary, June 2021

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Corporate Finance Economic Studies StrategyAs the global economy emerges from the worst of the pandemic, strong growth returns, accompanied by inflation.

Global Economics Intelligence executive summary, September 2021

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Corporate Finance Economic Studies StrategyRapid growth and strong demand bump against pandemic-related disruptions; energy prices surge, but long-term inflation expectations remain moderate.

The Committed Innovator: A conversation with Tanya Baker of Goldman Sachs Accelerate

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Strategy Innovation Corporate FinanceThe global leader of Goldman Sachs’ internal new business incubator on fostering innovation and entrepreneurial ventures within the firm.

The 21st-century corporation: A conversation with Brian Chesky of Airbnb

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Corporate strategy Managing in Uncertainty Corporate FinanceAirbnb’s CEO discusses how a company that flirted with demise during the pandemic turned its business around.

The Committed Innovator: A conversation with Amy Brooks of the NBA

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Innovation Managing in Uncertainty Strategy Corporate FinanceThe National Basketball Association’s chief innovation officer explains how the league seized opportunities presented by the past year’s disruption to test new ideas.

Simon Pryce of Ultra Electronics on growth

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Strategy Alliances Corporate Finance Mergers & acquisitionsHere’s how he turned an aggregation of acquisitions into a cohesive innovation engine.

Sounding the alarm on system noise

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Leadership Strategy Corporate FinanceDaniel Kahneman and Olivier Sibony, renowned experts in cognitive biases and decision making, explain how noise—or unwanted variability—clouds organizations’ judgments, and what to do about it.

From principle to practice: Making stakeholder capitalism work

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Social Sector Public Sector Corporate Social Responsibility Strategy Sustainability Corporate FinanceJust as with other business priorities, stakeholder capitalism is a matter of execution. Here are five steps to get it right.

Unlocking value through divestitures: Can Indian firms seize the moment?

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights India Corporate Finance Corporate strategy StrategyDivesting is a strategic capability that can add significant value.

Global Economics Intelligence executive summary, May 2021

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Corporate Finance Economic Studies StrategyAmid the agonies of a second pandemic year, the recovery gathers further momentum; business leaders and policy makers ponder rising inflation.

The CFO’s role in capability building

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The finance leader is uniquely suited to provide the necessary combination of insights. Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Big data Finance function LeadershipOrganizations developing new skills for the next normal must determine exactly how and where to invest in them.

Climbing the private-equity learning curve

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Governance Corporate Finance StrategyCEOs who are used to engaging with public-company boards need a different playbook when it comes to private-equity boards. Here’s what they can expect.

Innovation—the launchpad out of the crisis

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Innovation StrategyHow organizations can innovate their way into the postpandemic era.

The Committed Innovator: A conversation with Loonshots author Safi Bahcall

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Strategy InnovationThe entrepreneur and innovation adviser explains how to make bold innovations flourish.

What matters most? Five priorities for CEOs in the next normal

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Leadership Strategy Organization Sustainability DigitalHow leaders can adapt to a very different future.

The postpandemic board agenda: Redefining corporate resilience

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Corporate strategy LeadershipAs boards move beyond crisis management, survey results suggest that specific risks and organizational issues are increasingly top of mind.

Boards, talent, and culture

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Regulatory strategy Strategy Stakeholder management Strategic planningBoards need to ensure that management walks the talk on culture and values.

In conversation: The impact of COVID-19 on capital markets

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Strategy Global forces Corporate Finance ValuationThe widening gap in performance and the valuation surge among a few elite companies demonstrate the pandemic-induced acceleration of trends.

Achieving win-win spin-offs

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Culture Corporate strategy Mergers & acquisitionsBy acknowledging and addressing four factors relating to execution and operations, ParentCo can separate from SpinCo in a way that creates value for both.

Mastering change: The new CFO mandate

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New research shows that now is the time for finance leaders to lean into the evolution of their roles and reassert themselves as strategic partners and digital enablers to the business. Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Strategy

Global Economics Intelligence executive summary, March 2021

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Economic Studies Strategy Corporate FinanceAmid a resurging pandemic, the economic recovery accelerates, pushed forward by demand and output from China and the United States.

Should you start issuing EPS guidance again?

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Strategy Corporate FinanceYou may have suspended the practice because of the COVID-19 crisis. But if you resume it now, you may miss an opportunity to improve communications with investors.

Igniting your next growth business

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Growth Strategy Corporate strategyGrowth outperformers prioritize expansion into business areas where they have a ‘natural ownership’ advantage.

How Australian companies can reinvent themselves in 2021

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Australia Corporate Finance StrategyTo prosper in this new era of opportunity, Australian companies need to reinvent themselves. This article lays out a detailed path forward.

Why your COVID-19 exit needs ‘strategy inserts’

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Strategy Strategic planning Corporate FinanceTargeted updates to your strategy can help you fight incrementalism and hit the right “escape velocity” for recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic.

The role of boards in fostering resilience

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Strategy LeadershipThe lessons learned from the current crisis can help corporate boards make the organizations they serve stronger.

Why 2021 will define the next decade for Australian companies

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Australia Corporate FinanceCompanies face increased threats and opportunities from disruption, but a return to business as usual won’t be sufficient to generate outperformance. Now is the time to take ambitious action.

The state of internal carbon pricing

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Strategy & Corporate Finance InsightsMore and more companies are experimenting with internal carbon charges—but are their pricing thresholds correct?

The strategy-analytics revolution

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Analytics Strategic planningIt’s time to bring advanced analytics into the strategy room—here’s why.

Collaborations between corporates and start-ups

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights StrategyHow to raise the odds of lasting mutual benefits when large and small companies team up.

Boards and cybersecurity

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Strategy & Corporate Finance InsightsHow boards should prepare for the rising cybersecurity threat.

Business priorities in the postpandemic era

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Mergers & acquisitions Global forces Leadership StrategyJohn Waldron, Kevin Sneader, and Carolyn Dewar on the state of global business and the future of M&A.