NeuGroup News
September 10, 2021

Connected by NeuGroup: NFT Frenzy

How NeuGroup aided in one member’s journey from crypto novice to NFT expert.   When one assistant treasurer had only six weeks to prepare for his company auctioning a nonfungible token (NFT), he had to become an expert—fast. So he turned to his fellow NeuGroup members for their expertise, advice and cautions, and turned his inexperience into a success story.  Peer group leadership. The member turned the leader of his peer group, who set up a meeting within a just a few days with two treasurers who had experience in the area.   “I got to talk to a few members and figure…
NeuGroup News
September 8, 2021

Fall Into Second-Half Meetings With NeuGroup

As the weather starts to cool and the calendar changes, a look at what’s ahead.  NeuGroup’s second virtual meeting cycle of 2021 begins tomorrow, September 9, with a meeting of NeuGroup for Mega-Cap Treasurers, and will run for the next few months, gathering corporate treasurers and finance professionals from across the world to share and learn in the NeuGroup experience.  So what else lies ahead? Take a look at the member-only sessions coming just this month and visit our events page to learn more.  Around the group.  NeuGroup for Mega-Cap Treasurers. On September 9, mega-cap treasurers…
NeuGroup News
August 26, 2021

Connected By NeuGroup: Turbocharged

In an impromptu meeting of NeuGroup for Life Sciences Treasurers, members hashed out treasury organization structures.  “Connected by NeuGroup” is a phrase we use to describe one of the key benefits of being a NeuGroup member: the opportunity to reach out to peers on a topic of concern, whether directly or through our expert matchmaking peer group leaders.  Just recently, when one NeuGroup for Life Sciences Treasurers member reached out to a peer group leader with a question about treasury organizational structures, it led to a turbocharged, peer group-wide Connected by NeuGroup experience.  A super session. The session originated with a…
NeuGroup News
August 10, 2021

NeuGroup: On the Front Edge of the Latest Finance Movements

From brand new fintechs to the recent embrace of ESG and D&I, NeuGroup recognizes the latest trends to keep corporates in the know. NeuGroup strives to keep our members informed, educated and engaged with those actively shaping the future. Just as we connect our members to share and learn with one another, we connect them with guest experts to stay in the know on how they can shape the future as well. Fintech Collaborations  Many have seen several banks stray…
NeuGroup News
August 6, 2021

We’re Ready for Your Close-Up

Recorded interviews offer NeuGroup members and partners a way to share best practices, lessons learned and thought leadership with a broad audience.  NeuGroup is hitting fast forward on our production of videos featuring interviews with members, sponsors and partners. And we want you to get in on the act—by both watching the videos and starring in them!  As summer turns to fall, expect to see a steady stream of Zoom-recorded conversations with your peers and other subject matter experts who are willing to share their experience and knowledge while making themselves known to an audience beyond the real and virtual walls of NeuGroup meetings and Visual Interactive Sessions.  This is win-win: Viewers will benefit from…
NeuGroup News
August 3, 2021

NeuGroup’s Newest Group Connects The Oil & Gas Industry

Energy transition is here, and one of the first sessions of another new NeuGroup focuses on what energy treasurers can do.  At the second-ever pilot meeting of NeuGroup for Oil & Gas Treasury, energy expert Ed Hirs shared a statistic that caught many members’ attention: more than 75% of the public now wants to reduce carbon emissions.  In a time of transition, communication matters more than ever. This NeuGroup will allow treasurers to get the lay of the land, benchmarking their readiness with peers as well as hearing about new perspectives and unique solutions from leading experts.  Expert opinions. In this session, sponsored by Societe Generale, members gathered for a single-day…
NeuGroup News
July 19, 2021

NeuGroup’s Emerging Plan for Future Meetings

In response to questions about our H2 meetings, we wanted to let you know about our current plan. First, your health and safety are our top priority here at NeuGroup. As we plan future events, we want to balance the desire to meet again in person with health and safety considerations, as well as company policies and budget considerations. Like you, we also want to continue to make our meetings accessible to as many members as possible and valuable to…
NeuGroup News
July 7, 2021

NeuGroup Virtual Meetings: A High Standard

Well over a year into virtual meetings, our peer group leaders share the knowledge they’ve gained along the way. In the last 18 months, NeuGroup has evolved from a company that only facilitates semiannual, in-person meetings to a network for corporate treasury and finance professionals to regularly connect, share and learn, online as well as (hopefully soon) in-person. Earlier this year, we looked back at how NeuGroup’s events planning staff expertly pivoted to virtual meetings. Now, Peer Group Leaders Anne…
NeuGroup News
June 17, 2021

Celebrating Juneteenth, Promoting Diversity and Inclusion

Juneteenth is a day to commemorate and celebrate the emancipation of enslaved individuals in the United States after the Civil War. It has taken on additional meaning for many Americans in the wake of the social unrest following the murder of George Floyd, as the nation reckons with social injustice and a historical lack of respect for Black lives. NeuGroup and a growing list of companies now recognize Juneteenth (June 19) as a holiday, and Congress is poised to make…
NeuGroup News
June 16, 2021

Neugroup Connects FP&A Heads in First-of-Its-Kind Meeting

In pilot meeting for our newest group, leaders of financial planning and analysis teams shared and learned in the NeuGroup Process.  Last week’s pilot meeting of NeuGroup for FP&A Heads was a first in two ways: in addition to being first meeting of the group, it was one of our first ever meetings with two sponsors, OneStream on the first day and Jedox for the second.   Though many NeuGroups focus on separate aspects of corporate treasury, NeuGroup for FP&A Heads joins those like our ERM and internal audit groups, expanding the reach of those who can benefit from the NeuGroup Process. NeuGroup’s Brian Kalish, one of the peer group leaders who led the meeting, described it as…