A retired US federal prosecutor reveals how the Department of Justice decides whether or not to charge a firm with violating the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, insights that give CFOs a roadmap on what to do to avoid litigation and massive fines
At the start of the year, women occupied only 61 CFO positions within the Fortune 500, 12.5% versus 13.8% in 2015. Research reveals a number of common traits that offer lessons to anyone, woman or man, who aspires to the top spot
In climbing the corporate ladder to CFO and then on to the corner office as CEO, finance professionals will be well-served if they have someone as guide and sounding board. But how can you persuade the right mentor to become your champion?
Intrepid CFOs looking at an ICO – raising capital in a cryptocurrency like red-hot Bitcoins – should beware: Asia Pacific’s regulators are weighing in, with outright bans in China and Korea, and clarificatory rules in Australia, Hong Kong and Singapore
If you think Asian culture inoculates your firm against sexual predatory behavior, think again. Are you promoting people for competence and results, and not paying as much attention to character and helping fix character flaws?