Groupon and Wayfair Think Big to Avoid Finance Disaster
How CFOs of companies like Groupon and Wayfair kept explosive growth from overwhelming the business.
Accounting & Tax
The Path of Lease Resistance
Many CFOs agree that companies should put leases on the balance sheet. But the 'how'...
Big Data Helps Find Companies That Manipulate Earnings
Analytical models from academia and the SEC could help expose everything from poor-quality earnings to...
A federal appeals court strikes down a key disclosure requirement, calling into question the rule's purpose.
Companies are focusing on asset utilization to drive better share-price performance.
The outmoded U.S. proxy voting system imposes barriers that make it more difficult for companies to engage directly with their equity investors.
The CFO of the not-for-profit talks about where the racing association is hoping to grow — and how she's making that happen.
The optimism of U.S. finance leaders is tempered by uncertainty about economic policy and regulation, according to the latest Duke/CFO Outlook Survey.
Boards should focus as much on technology as they do on financial statements and executive compensation.
Longtime finance executive at growth-juggernaut salesforce.com, Rafe Brown, aims to help smaller software firm Pegasystems realize its own lofty ambitions.
Does audit firms’ emphasis on data analytics mean that audits themselves are suffering?
CFOs can lead the sales conversation by employing a set of metrics that drill down into customer segmentation, pricing discipline and territory growth.
Although the crowdfunding site plans to tap nonaccredited investors when regulators allow it, one of its customers questions the wisdom of doing so.