#61 – Understanding the Pain of Payments

#61 – Understanding the Pain of Payments

Companies are facing a significant amount of payments pain as they grow and expand their global footprint. On this episode, host Craig Jeffery leads the discussion with Roger Comins, Senior Product Manager at GTreasury, on understanding these challenges and finding ways to address them, both internally and externally. Listen in to learn what is changing, why it matters and how it’s impacting organizations, treasury professionals and the end-to-end customer experience.

#60 – How to Get Stuff Done: Networking, Noise, Niceties & Nurturing Your Career

#60 – How to Get Stuff Done: Networking, Noise, Niceties & Nurturing Your Career

This episode details the journey of a busy treasurer juggling career navigation, skill-set maintenance, goal achievement, professional development, work/life balance and more. How does one person handle all these tasks (along with many others!), while also moving up the financial practitioner maturity model? For answers and advice, tune in to hear Lee-Ann Perkins, Assistant Treasurer at ION Geophysical, share her inspiring story and useful insights with Craig Jeffery, our podcast host and company founder. As they explore a variety of methodical and meaningful approaches to making every moment count—both in the office AND at home—be sure to follow along and learn how to better position yourself for success and fulfillment in the years to come.

#59 – Seismic Shifts in Corporate Treasury Series: Better Payments

#59 – Seismic Shifts in Corporate Treasury Series: Better Payments

In today’s digital ecosystem, there are numerous events that may disrupt treasury and payments processes. As the third installment of an ongoing series, this episode of The Treasury Update Podcast—entitled Seismic Shifts in Corporate Treasury: Better Payments—features host Craig Jeffery and special guests Jennifer Stanley, MUFG’s VP and Senior Product Manager of Real Time Payments, and Sachin Thakur, MUFG’s Manager of Product Management and Development Group. Listen in as they explore key pain points in the payments process, examine the new payment scheme landscape and discuss how these changes are transformative through business-to-consumer case studies with real-time payments.

#58 – 2019 Global Payments Survey Key Findings

#58 – 2019 Global Payments Survey Key Findings

Companies are feeling the pressure to adapt to new payment requirements and achieve results. Host Craig Jeffery sits down with Bob Stark, VP of Strategy at Kyriba, to discuss key findings from their 2019 Global Payments Survey. This research provides a comprehensive view of the global payments environment—with a focus on the treasury function—and identifies the technologies and processes that are top-of-mind now and will continue to be important in the coming years. Listen in to find out more.

#57 – FAQs in Treasury: Round 3

#57 – FAQs in Treasury: Round 3

On this episode of The Treasury Update Podcast, Strategic Treasurer’s Managing Director, Craig Jeffery, shares valuable insights into the most frequently asked industry questions. Topics of discussion center around accounting, hedging, working capital and more. Join us for round 3 of this popular series!

• 01:20 – Does accounting matter in treasury? Where does it matter? Should treasury book accounting entries?
• 07:00 – Do you want your hedges to make money?
• 11:13 – Are there any differences between publicly held companies vs. private, specifically regarding hedging?
• 13:40 – Do you want more working capital or less?
• 17:08 – What are the different perspectives of finance?