Over the horizon: Blockchain and the future of financial infrastructure
Research from Deloitte & the World Economic Forum
When the industry can be fueled by distributed ledger technology what does the future of financial services infrastructure look like?
The result of a project that Deloitte and The World Economic Forum worked on, this report looks at blockchain and considers the potential for distributed ledger technology to replace existing financial infrastructure,providing greater speed, accuracy and efficiency in many basic financial processes.
Interest rate derivatives in the negative-rate environment
Pricing with a shift
In recent times the ECB and other central banks have set their key lending rate to the negative domain. This is an exceptional measure designed to stir the economy.
This article describes a valuation methodology for pricing simple vanilla interest-rate derivatives in the current negative-rate environment.
Putting intercompany accounting on the straight and narrow
Why ignoring the problem is increasing corporate risk
It’s an unsettling trend: More and more companies are experiencing serious problems and real financial costs as a result of improper or insufficient intercompany accounting (ICA) practices.
Companies are facing serious problems and real financial costs due to improper or insufficient intercompany accounting (ICA). Learn how primary stakeholders can work together to create a vision for the future and help organizations streamline ICA from governance to reporting.