Tim Koller on the timeless truths of corporate finance

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An expert on value creation shares insights from 20 years of leading McKinsey on Finance. Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Corporate Finance

Accelerating the green transition through finance

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Addressing the B20’s International Advocacy Caucus, McKinsey’s Bob Sternfels shared green-finance ideas. Achieving net zero will require substantial investment. Our Insights Indonesia

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Embedded finance: Who will lead the next payments revolution?

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Winners are already emerging in the race to provide banking and payments infrastructure for embedded finance, but incumbents and new entrants still have time to claim a share of this dynamic market.

Facilitating sustainable finance: An interview with Rachel Teo

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Developing countries will need assistance to fund their transition to a low-carbon economy—but this comes with enormous opportunities and the potential for innovation in areas such as blended finance.

Want your finance team to drive innovation? Here’s how to treat them right

Compare The Cloud

Finance is the unsung hero of the business world. But finance professionals know the reality is often quite different. Like the proverbial swan, all calmness above the surface and mad paddling beneath, many finance teams are delivering results – but at a significant cost.

Managing financed emissions: How banks can support the net-zero transition

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Banks finance carbon-emitting businesses, and they finance decarbonization of the economy, as well. How effectively they address financed emissions can make all the difference. Insights on Financial Services Financial Services Sustainability

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 fintech in green finance: An interview with Sopnendu Mohanty

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The Chief FinTech Officer of the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) believes that setting up a foundational infrastructure for data is needed to achieve sustainable finance.

How Finance Professionals Can Weather the New Economic Landscape

TRG Blog

After the 2008 Great Recession, the role of finance professionals within organisations has been in the spotlight. Companies need more finance leaders with core financial skills to manage risk, cash flow, and cost control.

Want your finance team to drive innovation? Here’s how to treat them right

Compare The Cloud

Finance is the unsung hero of the business world. But finance professionals know the reality is often quite different. Like the proverbial swan, all calmness above the surface and mad paddling beneath, many finance teams are delivering results – but at a significant cost. Too often, finance teams are battling with their tools, processes, and deadlines, rushing to get manual tasks completed for the umpteenth time, and struggling with ongoing talent shortages.

Reflections on 20 years of McKinsey on Finance—and three challenges ahead

McKinsey

Revolutionary innovations, brilliant ideas, and climate imperatives will change everything—except the fundamentals of finance and economics. Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Strategy

What Is The Difference Between Margin And Markup In Finance?

Aepiphanni

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.

Fostering sustainable development through open data for finance

McKinsey

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

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.

Financing net zero: Banks and companies cooperating on decarbonization

McKinsey

Getting to net-zero emissions can be complex and costly. At McKinsey’s Tomorrow Conference, three European executives discussed the capital requirements and banks’ efforts to help companies meet them. Insights on Financial Services Financial Services

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.

How to create a solid billing and finance strategy and strengthen your partnerships

Impact

As you continue to set up your partnership program, let’s tackle the next important step: finance and budgeting. If you set up your finances well from the beginning, your program operations will be more effective, and your relationships with partners — more successful.

Impartner Receives Growth Financing from Golub Capital

Impartner

Strategic financing to further accelerate Impartner’s position as a channel management technology platform leader. SALT LAKE CITY, Sept 16, 2020 — Impartner, the fastest-growing and most award-winning pure-play channel management platform, announced today that it has received $30 million in growth financing from Golub Capital, a market-leading, award-winning direct lender and credit asset manager with over $30 billion of capital under management.

Samepage Secures Financing from Reflex Capital

SamePage

"From both a technological standpoint as well as a business standpoint, Samepage is ready to scale," said Ond?ej ej Fryc, Managing Partner at Reflex Capital. "Samepage has outstanding customer satisfaction metrics. Once you meet the engineering and support teams, you know why. It's exciting to see this level of talent and experience under one roof, and it'll be very exciting to watch them continue to innovate." " Language. Undefined

Communicating headwinds and tailwinds

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Securities Corporate Finance Investor relationsInvestor relations should always address business-critical headwinds and tailwinds. But which do companies refer to more—and how does that choice affect market performance?

In conversation: Four keys to merger integration success

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Mergers & postmerger Strategy Corporate FinanceM&A experts share the integration practices that set the most successful large deals apart.

How to make investments in start-ups pay off

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Corporate Finance StrategyBoth large corporations and start-ups have much to gain from collaboration, but corporate venture capital investments need a clear strategy, focus, and operating model.

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, November 2021

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Corporate Finance Strategy Economic StudiesIndustry indicators are broadly positive alongside persisting inflation; pandemic restrictions return to Europe; nations recommit to ambitious climate goals.

Kevin Hostetler of Rotork on accelerating growth

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Strategy & Corporate Finance Corporate strategy GrowthThe CEO of the industrial-equipment supplier shares lessons from an ambitious organizational transformation.

In conversation: The new CFO mandate

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How finance leaders can reconcile and fulfill their growing portfolios of responsibilities. Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Leadership Strategy

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.

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.

Unlocking cash from your balance sheet

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Corporate FinanceOpportunities to free up cash may be hiding in plain sight. Here are six strategies for releasing cash from your balance sheet.

Brendan Whitworth on Anheuser-Busch’s next phase of growth

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Strategy Corporate FinanceThe beverage giant’s CEO shares his vision for the company’s future.

The Committed Innovator: What has made Israel an innovation hub?

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Growth InnovationTwo leaders within the world’s third-largest start-up ecosystem discuss how the tiny Middle Eastern country grows and supports a culture of innovation.

The race to create a vaccine: A conversation with Frank D’Amelio

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Pharmaceuticals Strategy & Corporate Finance StrategyThe CFO of the pharmaceutical company talks about what it took to develop a COVID-19 vaccine.

Global flows: The ties that bind in an interconnected world

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Global capital markets Globalization Global forcesEconomic and political turbulence have prompted speculation that the world is already deglobalizing. But the evidence suggests that global integration is here to stay, albeit with nuance.

Global Economics Intelligence executive summary, February 2022

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Financial Services Corporate Finance StrategyIndustry slowed in January amid high inflation and recent pandemic measures; trade remained buoyant; the Russian government’s invasion of Ukraine is causing a humanitarian crisis and economic risks.

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.

What matters most? Six priorities for CEOs in turbulent times

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Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Leadership Managing in Uncertainty StrategyWith economic troubles mounting, it’s a time to tighten belts and put on hard hats. But don’t forget the jet pack, to accelerate into the next phase of growth.

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.

Global Economics Intelligence executive summary, September 2022

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Strategy Economic StudiesCentral banks sustain aggressive policy tightening; industrial activity picks up in emerging economies; financial-markets uncertainty works to strengthen the dollar.