Features

With the increasing occurrence of cybersecurity breaches, what must executives do to find the optimum formula to prevent future violations

Improving working capital has become a focus for every CFO and is crucial to business growth and profitability, says David Taylor. Yet current strategies often fail to recognize the role accounts receivable can play in reducing the cost of working capital, while also having a positive impact on customer relationships and even the wider economy.

If necessity is the mother of invention, then the same must be true for reinvention, too. It’s certainly true for Ricoh—once regarded as a manufacturer of office equipment, the company has been undergoing something of a transformation. Becky Done talks to Carsten Bruhn, VP of Ricoh Global Services Europe, to find out more.

After twenty years of market creation in China, what will it look like as it reaches maturity, and what will this mean for western companies? Part one of a three-part series by Davd G. Hartman looks at the emergence of business-to-business markets.

Global business news

Infrastructure Ontario and Metrolinx have named Crosslinx Transit Solutions (CTS)—a consortium of equal share partners ACS Infrastructure Canada, Aecon, EllisDon, and SNC-Lavalin—the preferred proponent to design, build, finance, and maintain the Eglinton Crosstown Light Rail Transit (LRT) project using the alternative financing and procurement (AFP) model.

In an industry as rigorously competitive as the gold production, Anaconda Mining Inc is a company of exploration that fundamentally strives for stability. The junior gold production company focuses its mergers and acquisitions target searches primarily on Canada and the United States, with a particular focus on Atlantic Canada.

‘Indirect’ learning in mature markets is crucial to developing-country firms’ growth, says research co-authored at Cambridge's Judge Business School

Executive Insight

In an industry as rigorously competitive as the gold production, Anaconda Mining Inc is a company of exploration that fundamentally strives for stability. The junior gold production company focuses its mergers and acquisitions target searches primarily on Canada and the United States, with a particular focus on Atlantic Canada.

Chairman, Aerosud Aviation

The Chairman of Aerosud Aviation discusses the lessons he has learned throughout his career.

Business Blogs

SGS explain how they helped a pipeline company who encountered a blockage in one of their pipelines by using ultrasonic technology.

David Sturges looks at the risks of cyber crime and how businesses can ensure greater security against it by moving to the cloud.