American Express, the credit card company, and MineralTree, an accounts payable (AP) and payment automation solution provider, announced news on Tuesday (August 1) the launch of an integrated solution that brings efficiency to everyday accounts payable (AP) processes.
Gone are the days of the Bean Counter! New regulations, new business models, the advent of big data, and exponential technology improvements requires that the CFO handle broader responsibilities beyond effectively and efficiently operating the finance function.
I encourage all of you to think about sustainability in a very broad sense. We have the ability to see facts, to see information, to see change from a much clearer standpoint. How do we bring that to this multi-stakeholder group so that the best possible decisions can be made?
Banks are still working to rebuild their reputations following the financial crisis and, luckily for them, the phony-accounts scandal that erupted at one of the nation's most prominent retail banks did not drag down the broader industry. While Wells Fargo's image is in tatters — and will likely remain so for some time — what people think of banks in general continues to improve, according to the latest American Banker/Reputation Institute survey.