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2020 Treasury Fraud & Controls Survey Report

With your help, we’ve consistently found that fraud is a top ranking concern for treasury. This year, as it has become a bigger issue worldwide, we discover how your experiences and practices have changed. Has your security framework been strengthened? Or are you still doing the same things, hoping you’re not one of the many corporates who have suffered a loss from fraud in the past year?

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#84 – LIBOR Replacement: AFP Action and Advice

#84 – LIBOR Replacement: AFP Action and Advice

LIBOR will sunset after 2021 as the most widely used base rate across the world. Host Craig Jeffery joins Tom Hunt, CTP Director of Treasury Services at the Association for Financial Professionals to discuss their action and advice on LIBOR replacement. They share valuable insights on how this change is having a massive impact on companies around the globe. Listen into the discussion to learn how AFP is helping companies know what is happening, when that impacts them, and how to successfully prepare.

2020 Higher Education

This newly revised survey, now in its 4th year, is specifically oriented towards treasury and finance practitioners operating within the realm of Higher Education. The aim of this research is to identify the specific drivers, challenges, and other factors impacting both private and public universities heading into 2020. Topics covered include technology use, fraud and security concerns, and top compliance challenges, among other areas. Results from this survey will be compared against data obtained from the broader corporate environment to better understand how the treasury and finance functions within Higher Education differ from other industries.

Join us in our market research and take the survey today!

SecureTreasury

Without proper training and testing, employees represent a massive vulnerability in your defenses against fraud. Ensure they understand how to identify and protect against all forms of attacks.

Strategic Treasurer offers a cloud-based program, designed to reduce the risk of corporate payment fraud by educating interdepartmental staff on common approaches to fraud, areas of organizational vulnerability, and leading practices for increased controls within a complete treasury security framework.

Our mission is to elevate & enhance the practice of treasury by advising individual clients & informing the industry at large.

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All of our consultants have practical, hands-on experience in corporate treasury environments, having held various senior management and leadership roles in numerous industries. Being able to pull on this experience, our consultants have the ability to understand that solutions and advice must be unique and contextualized to fit your organization’s specific situation. They can walk you through a customized process from beginning to end and answer any questions you have along the way.

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Informing the industry is an integral part of what drives our mission. In order for the industry to advance and stay ahead of the chaos of the environment, professionals need to be aware of the leading practices that can help stabilize their companies. We aim to fill this hole by creating our own primary market research. Using this, we are able to give relevant and up-to-date information in our webinars, reports, and visual guides. We can help you fill any gaps you might have in your company.

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What It Means to Go Strategic

What It Means to Go Strategic

Managing Partner Craig Jeffery of Strategic Treasurer kicks off the new #GoStrategic series with part one on what it means to go strategic. He provides an overview on why this series is relevant to treasurers and treasury leaders in 2020 and beyond. Topics of discussion focus on three success factors including creating structure around planning, eliminating operational and repetitive tasks, and relentless disciplining on achieving treasury goals. Listen in and enjoy the entire series.

Treasury Fraud & Controls: 2020 Survey Results Webinar

Treasury Fraud & Controls: 2020 Survey Results Webinar

This webinar covers the results and provides insights into the 2020 Treasury Fraud and Controls Survey. This survey’s purpose was to evaluate the current and projected impact of fraud on the finance and treasury environment. Practitioners were polled on their experiences with fraud and on the range of controls, safeguards, and security practices employed to protect their financial assets and information. The data was compiled and is used to educate the industry as to how the fraud landscape is evolving, and how practitioners can better protect themselves and their organizations against attacks.

#78 – Preparing for LIBOR Replacement

#78 – Preparing for LIBOR Replacement

Host Craig Jeffery kicks off the new year interviewing Jacqui Drew, Head of Sales and Account Management of ION Treasury on preparing for LIBOR replacement. They take an in-depth look at LIBOR and explore the background and situation that led to it. They also discuss replacement rates, the global impact on the market and more. Listen into the discussion to know what organizations should be thinking about and how to successfully prepare.

05: What is Liquidity?

05: What is Liquidity?

What is Liquidity? Coffee Break Session Host Alexa Cook catches up with Craig Jeffery, Managing Partner of Strategic Treasurer to discuss the elements of liquidity. They examine the basic factors of liquidity and why cash visibility is vital for all organizations. Listen in for a quick review of liquidity.

#77 – What Did Treasury Achieve in 2019?

#77 – What Did Treasury Achieve in 2019?

Meredith Zonsius, co-host of the Treasury Update Podcast, interviews Craig Jeffery, Managing Partner of Strategic Treasurer on the 2019 year in review. As the new year begins, they take a look back on the hottest treasury topics and discuss what’s next in 2020. They cover an array of topics encompassing what treasury has been working on, thinking about and acting on in 2019. Also, they discuss how that influences the mindset and plans of treasurers as they look forward to 2020. Listen into this insightful discussion.

#76 – The Future of Treasury Technology: Fintech Hotseat Discussions

#76 – The Future of Treasury Technology: Fintech Hotseat Discussions

On this special episode, Strategic Treasurer shares highlights from its 2019 Fintech Hotseat Panel Discussion at the AFP Conference in Boston. Moderator Dave Robertson, Managing Director of Deluxe Payment Advisory Solutions joins Rick Burke, Head of Corporate Products and Services of TD Bank, Brian Greehan, VP of Bottomline Technologies, Ajith Thekadath, VP of Global Head B2B Connect Network at Visa, and Craig Jeffery, Managing Partner of Strategic Treasurer. Listen in as they discuss significant increases in payment volume, sustainability, real-time payments, complexity of payments and more. Enjoy the discussion.