The CFO of a growing contact-lens distributor talks about leading the firm through an acquisition and a large merger in the same year.
The need to stay ahead or on pace with the competition is driving most companies to go global. But the journey can be bumpy, say CFOs.
More companies built up rather than subtracted from their cash holdings last quarter, but some plan to reverse course the last three months of 2013.
Private capital and other nonbank sources of debt financing are offering companies borrowing options beyond the traditional bank loan.
Nonbank lenders and other sources of private capital will often provide financing to small and midsize companies when banks won’t.
Neil Wessan, group head of CIT Capital Markets, explains how the financing giant is staying disciplined in its underwriting.
Exclusions and fees can sour a financing.
CoBank, a government-sponsored enterprise designed to provide credit to farmers and ranchers, has no place in the $12 billion deal, a bank group says.
Wyndham Worldwide’s cash-generating business model keeps investors happy — and presents enviable challenges for CFO Thomas G. Conforti.
Finance chiefs must ask tough questions, understand the seller's motivation, and trust their guts, says a veteran deal-making CFO.
The number of initial public offerings in the U.S. jumped in the third quarter, and analysts expect that trend to continue this fall.