A data-driven approach to asset management

Tractors parked

Asset management is being transformed by connected smart technology which, when embraced by the C-suite, can give a welcome boost to business

Why the UK must invest in smart factories

Where does the birthplace of the first industrial revolution stand in the race to be at the forefront of the fourth iteration?

Risk analytics and imagining the end of ‘black swan’ events

Workers in protective clothing after the Fukushima disaster

Big data and innovative thinking are helping reduce the risk of extreme incidents

Global payments: sparking a remittance revolution

Future of Payments special report Raconteur

Business money transfers have been slow to digitise and have fallen behind consumer payments

Dangers of ‘beefing up’ the CFO role

CFO warnings

Beefing up the role of the finance chief to focus on business growth may risk losing a traditionally steadying influence in an over-ambitious boardroom

How Brexit will impact UK procurement

Brexit secretary David Davis on the first day of negotiations at the European Commission in Brussels

Brexit is already hitting procurement and supply chains hard, but can there be a soft landing outside the European Union?

Will London still be the global fintech hub post-Brexit?

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London’s prowess as a global financial technology centre of excellence faces the challenge of Brexit

Putting an end to corporate tax controversy

Recent high-profile tax scandals have changed both political and public perceptions of tax planning

Controversy over giant corporations paying dwarfed tax bills has put finance chiefs in the media and public spotlight