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Current FTA Partnership Opportunities

Current FTA Partnership Opportunities Currently we have the following opportunities available to work with our partners: The 27th annual FTA Congress will be held in Sydney in late October 2014. A Sponsorship and Exhibitors’ Information Memorandum will be released to…

Becoming a Partner

Becoming a Partner Why become an FTA Corporate Partner? The Value Proposition: A relationship with the FTA offers our partners: Access to senior decision makers in the corporate treasury and financial risk management profession; Opportunities to increase profile and…

Letter to Minister re OTC regs; Other Advocacy; New speakers to Congress; Membership rant

Letter to Minister re OTC regs; Other Advocacy; New speakers to Congress; Membership rant Often you can tell my current pre-occupations by what I write in this fortnightly Comment. However, sometimes it’s just that I haven’t been able to write up the idea or activity. So here’s a quick snapshot…

CEO Comment: Welcome to FTA Academy, Chance to shape discussion at Congress, Treasury Survey 2014 – last chance

CEO Comment: Welcome to FTA Academy, Chance to shape discussion at Congress, Treasury Survey 2014 – last chance As I trust you know, a founding objective of the Finance and Treasury Association is to keep members up to date on all aspects of best practice in the profession. Similarly a strategic objective of the…

CEO Comment: Prepare to get the most out of Congress, FTA Chapters and Networking

CEO Comment: Prepare to get the most out of Congress, FTA Chapters and Networking It is less than 5 weeks to go to the Congress, the premier annual event of our Association and of the Australian treasury profession. Every year there are a variety of ways FTA members can be…

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Letter to Minister re OTC regs; Other Advocacy; New speakers to Congress; Membership rant

Letter to Minister re OTC regs; Other Advocacy; New speakers to Congress; Membership rant

Often you can tell my current pre-occupations by what I write in this fortnightly Comment. However, sometimes it’s just that I haven’t been able to write up the idea or activity. So here’s a quick snapshot of recent FTA Advocacy activity…

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Special CEO Comment: The Essential Treasurer in 2014: Are you a confident shot-maker, or just solid behind the stumps?

Special CEO Comment: The Essential Treasurer in 2014: Are you a confident shot-maker, or just solid behind the stumps?

A good treasurer optimises their company’s liquidity position while protecting company cash flow and balance sheet against financial volatility. A good treasurer ensures there are no negative surprises for Boards, C-Level management and investors. … At a minimum, a good treasurer is like the wicket-keeper in cricket who doesn't drop any catches and is a…

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Corporate Treasurer perspective on Reducing Regulatory Red-tape and G20 OTC regulations

Corporate Treasurers Letter to Minister Cormann re Corporate OTC reporting exclusion Corporate Treasurers letter to Minister Cormann re Corporate OTC…

FTA Advocacy Statement 2014

FTA Advocacy Statement (more…)…

Treasury Technology Practices in Australia and New Zealand – FTA Market Survey

FTA in association with SunGard have prepared this survey  FTA Market Study.SunGard (more…)…

Bargains in Asia for the Patient

This article contains a summary of the ideas presented in the “Issuing Debt in Asia” presentation at FTA’s Corporate Funding…

Media mentions for Corporate Funding Update

21 March 2014: Media mentions for Corporate Funding Update this week as reported in Asia-Pacific Banking & Finance Article  (more…)…

FTA Submission to IVSC re CVA-DVA Valuation Standard

FTA submission to IVSC re CVA-DVA Valuation Standard Finance and Treasury Association 28 Feb 2014 (more…)…

FTA Submission To International Group of Treasury Association Survey on Interest Rate Benchmarks

  FTA letter re IGTA Interest Rate benchmarks survey ...David Michell CFTP Snr Chief Executive Officer, Finance and Treasury Association…

Responses to FSI consultation reveal Australian financial industry’s wish list

Picking up the Murray Inquiry submissions of a number of Associations, KangaNews journalists note “the changing shape of funding for…

Fixing Australia’s Financial system

FTA’s submission to the Murray Financial System Inquiry has been picked up by a few outlets. FTA’s comments…

… Reporting of Congress!

“Why the Aussie market is best for debt”, by Shaun Drummond, Editor CFO section, Australian Financial Review, November 22, 2013…

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