In the beginning of March, Zanders organized a “jargon-free” Breakfast Session to explore what robotic process automation (RPA) is all about. We had a look under the hood of a complex, hard-working robot and shared experiences on how to make the journey of deploying a digital workforce as smooth as possible.
Are you thinking about replacing part of your workforce by automated robots? Think again, because Robotic Process Automation (RPA) is not about getting rid of what may be your company’s most valuable asset. The full potential of this innovative technology will only be captured by enabling your employees to work in harmony with automated technology.
The importance of FX risk management has grown significantly in recent years on the back of market volatility, increased geopolitical risk, and also regulatory and accounting changes. International expansion associated with geopolitical risk increases cash flow at risk due to FX exposures. This has meant that corporate treasurers face greater pressure to capture all FX exposures in a timely and accurate manner to achieve the best hedging strategy and results, thereby adding value for the corporate and at the same time reducing P&L and balance sheet impacts.
Where is the treasury technology market heading to? Which systems are stepping up to the leading positions and who is being left behind? Factual knowledge about treasury technology and insights into adoption rates are valuable pieces of information. But this data is rarely readily available on the market. The development of the Zanders proprietary Treasury Technology Database was a solution to cover missing gaps in the market. Being in the treasury advisory for years, Zanders has been in a position to observe the developments in treasury technology first hand and collect the multiple jigsaw pieces together.
The treasury management system (TMS) market is in flux once again, with mergers, acquisitions and private equity investments reaching fever pitch recently. This article outlines the developments in the TMS market in the last few years and provides some perspective on all these changes.