NeuGroup News
October 21, 2020

TREX In Action: An Extraordinary Group of NeuGroup Member Companies Rolls Out a New Name

The newly rebranded group of market leading and iconic companies met with sponsor Societe Generale to share and learn on elections, digitization and more. Members of NeuGroup’s newly rebranded Treasurers’ Roundtable for Extraordinary Companies, or TREX, gathered last week to share and learn in a virtual meeting sponsored by Societe Generale. Thanks to everyone who participated! TREX was re-branded to provide a forum for treasurers from companies which have the following qualitative and quantitative characteristics: Commanding position in its industry…
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October 9, 2020

NeuGroup Debuts a Group for High Achievers and a Middle East Business & Treasury Roundtable

A pilot meeting for NeuGroup for High Potentials takes flight and a roundtable for professionals in the Middle East kicks off. NeuGroup this week held two first-of-their kind meetings: A Middle East Business & Treasury Roundtable sponsored by Standard Chartered, and a meeting of NeuGroup for High Potentials, which brought together high-potential employees identified by NeuGroup member companies. The Middle East and beyond. A dynamic virtual meeting offered Standard Chartered’s clients in the Middle East and members of NeuGroup in…
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October 2, 2020

Women in NeuGroup Meet Virtually To Discuss Sponsors, Advancement and Working From Home

Sponsor Deutsche Bank and more than 50 women in finance shared insights and advice on managing careers at the latest WiNG event.   A record number of women—55— participated in Women in NeuGroup (WiNG)’s fifth event, hearing insights from speakers at companies including GE and P&G and sponsor Deutsche Bank. Much has changed since WiNG took flight in 2019 with three in-person meetings, but NeuGroup’s mission remains the same in this new, virtual world: To offer women in treasury and…
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September 28, 2020

Wells Fargo Gives FX Managers a Mantra

Thank you to NeuGroup's FX Managers' Peer Members for sharing and learning with us last week. A big thank you as well to Wells Fargo, including Sharif M. Saba, CFA, Matthew Daniel, Mark Veale and team, for your support and insight. Anne Friberg, we appreciate all you do to help #corporateFXleaders #connectwithneugroup. This meeting's mantra: FX risk management is more important than ever.
NeuGroup News
September 18, 2020

HSBC Sponsors AT30 with Aplomb

A big thank you to NeuGroup’s Assistant Treasurers’ Group of Thirty (AT30) members for being part of last week’s H2 opening week. There was a lot of great interaction and in-depth exchanges on some hugely topical issues. One exchange could have used a better undersea cable to Zoom the speaker from across the world, but he still brought his knowledge and perspective effectively over the line. Michael Roberts, David Liao, Jim Kelly, David Wagstaff and the entire HSBC Global Banking…
NeuGroup News
September 18, 2020

TIS Wins Family Feud at Global Cash and Banking Group Meeting

In our second meeting of H2 launch week, NeuGroup's Global Cash and Banking Group members discussed cash forecasting modeling, which is not one size fits all, and requires data to back-test a portfolio of algos to match your portfolio of cash flows to get the cash forecast right. If you work for a company that can't hack it, maybe find one that pays more and lets you work from home. Finally, we tied the solution of our sponsor TIS (Treasury…
NeuGroup News
September 17, 2020

Who Is On the SEK100 Note?

A big thanks to NeuGroup’s FX Managers’ Peer Group 2 members and Societe Generale for getting our H2 meeting season off to a great start. Anna Faustini, Christophe Downey and the entire SocGen team, we appreciate your support! Kudos to Anne Friberg for bringing us all together and making it so we never forget whose face is on the SEK100 note. In a the post-day one cocktail hour, we held a two-part quiz competition. The first part involved a scavenger…
NeuGroup News
September 17, 2020

ICD Guides NeuGroup Members Assessing Risks and Rewards in Money Markets

Cash investment managers compare notes on money funds, deposits, risk and more in a virtual interactive session. Treasury investment managers attending a NeuGroup virtual interactive session (VIS) this week heard timely analysis from sponsor ICD about the ups and downs in money markets over the last six months as the pandemic took hold. They also got the valuable and prized chance to learn what moves other managers are making—or not making—as they weigh the risks and rewards of taking advantage…
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September 3, 2020

C2FO Helps to Bring Lessons on Working Capital to NeuGroup Virtual Interactive Session

NeuGroup Members met to share and learn from their working capital management experiences dealing with the COVID-19 Pandemic. NeuGroup continued its popular Virtual Interactive Sessions in August, kicked off by one on August 19 sponsored by C2FO. It brought treasurers together to discuss some of the key lessons on working capital management that the pandemic has revealed. Jordan Novak, Senior Vice President of Market Innovation at C2FO, opened with remarks on COVID-19’s wide-reaching impact. “It has impacted every single person…
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September 3, 2020

Corporate Pension Fund Managers Break Down the Difficulties and Benefits of Rebalancing Their Portfolios in Virtual Interactive Session

At a recent NeuGroup for Pension and Benefits VIS sponsored by BNY Mellon/Insight Investment, members discussed the ups and downs of management over the last few months. Members have experienced many layers of challenges due to the economic and market impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic, and those with pension plans were not immune. Moreover, the pension investment portfolios did not behave as anticipated in this crisis, making rebalancing even more of an issue than normal. Moderators from NeuGroup and Insight…