The CFO of a growing contact-lens distributor talks about leading the firm through an acquisition and a large merger in the same year.
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By factoring in the Economic Cost of Risk, CFOs can capture the ups and downs of their companies' perils.
Traditional metrics can help CFO get a firmer grasp of past or frequent events. But for future perils, risk modeling may be the way to go.
Increasingly, data modeling is enabling companies to gauge risks like terrorism and price volatility.
A successful local bank finds it no longer pays to hold on to the mortgages it issues.
Sarah Gillman, finance chief at the Natural Resources Defense Council, talks about the challenges of her job and her commitment to improving the world.
Employee share ownership has merit. But that does not justify further government incentives.
Collectively, CFOs of U.S. banks and thrifts received their fourth straight increase in annual compensation in 2012, according to SNL Financial.
Companies are slowly converting check payments into wire-transfer, ACH-debit and purchasing-card transactions.
Law-enforcement officials agree that the benefits of a virtual currency like Bitcoin outweigh the risks, but they also insist Bitcoin needs regulation.
The CFO of a group of online dating sites talks about growing in an industry fueled by people's specific (sometimes very specific) romantic preferences.