2014 Q2 Global CFO Signals
Wanted: Political and regulatory clarity
For CFOs, these may indeed be the best of times. Uncertainty is down. Asset prices are up. Interest rates remain stable. And cash and credit continue to be plentiful.
Little wonder that in many of the 11 country reports in this edition of Global CFO Signals, finance chiefs are reporting sustained optimism, a healthy risk appetite, and expansionary tactics.
“From a CFO’s perspective, conditions have been consistently favorable in many of the countries reporting, with the U.S. being the sweet spot,” notes Ira Kalish, Chief Global Economist for Deloitte. Understandably, he adds, “businesses have been looking at the positives and taking advantage while they can.”
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