Categories: Governance Risk and Compliance, Procurement Strategy & Planning, Procurement Systems & Architecture, Supply Chain Management Tags: Conflict Minerals, L1, Technology Many manufacturing organizations continue to hustle to comply with Conflict Minerals rules and a May 2014 filing deadline. Show More Summary
By Cullen Roche: I know it's not fashionable to be bearish about anything these days, but I guess I just can't kill the old risk manager in me. Given this predisposition, I wanted to highlight some potentially bearish indicators that have been popping up lately. Show More Summary
ByItinerant: The Nut Shell Centamin (OTCPK:CELTF) is a junior gold miner with a producing asset in Egypt. The company has been managing country risk very well and has outperformed peers throughout the recent period of gold price correction. Show More Summary
Categories: Learning / Research, Procurement Commentary, Procurement Strategy & Planning, Supply Risk Management Tags: L2, Process and Best Practice Here's a case example highlighting some of the risks that come along with implementing new suppliers. Show More Summary
Categories: Industry News, Procurement Commentary, Supply Risk Management Tags: Incendiary Tidbits, L1 There have been enough panegyric articles written about the late Nelson Mandela already. To summarize for those who have spent the...Show More Summary
By Bob Palmerton: As equities reach to new highs, it may be a prudent time to shift a portion of capital to a few top defensive equities to help manage risk should this uptrend show signs of growing weary. First, let's take a long-term look at staples vs. Show More Summary
Crude always seems to find a way to go up. Who's been naughty and who's been nice? Markets have rebounded off oversold conditions.Good trading and great risk management to all.Educational use only. Never intended as investment advic...
Reality. Markets pay those who heed it. Trade universe for Monday Volatility index expansion collapses Aggregate risk tool, plus copper, stochastics normalized.Good trading and great risk management to all.Educational use only. Never intended as investment advice.
Catalysts can be negative or positive. The Fed has surprised markets by standing pat despite tough talk and we can only wait for the 'rock stars' to speak. The breadth oscillator is shaky. Good trading and great risk management to all.Educational use only. Never intended as investment advice.
Paramount Pictures' movie strategy has long revolved around managing financial risk.
Categories: Learning / Research, Supply Risk Management Tags: L2, Process and Best Practice Once you’ve executed a supply strategy and carried out the appropriate negotiation, supplier implementation becomes the next hurdle. The faster an organization can implement suppliers, the sooner savings can drop to the bottom line. Show More Summary
IF EVERYONE uses the same model to manage assets should we be worried? Our correspondents discuss the rise and rise of the biggest investor in half the world's biggest companies
Let’s agree that 23andMe Inc., the Google-backed company marketing a $99 genetics test that assesses your risk for more than 240 health conditions, didn’t manage its relationship with the Food and Drug Administration well. After “more than 14 face-to-face and teleconference meetings, … Continue reading ?
Republic Services, Inc. (RSG) Credit Suisse Global Industrials Conference December 5, 2013 1:15 PM ET Executives Don Slager - President and CEO Ed Lang - SVP, Treasury and Risk Management Brian DelGhiaccio - Head of IR Analysts Hamzah...Show More Summary
Categories: Learning / Research, Supply Risk Management Tags: L2, Process and Best Practice Typically, companies that face the greatest degree of market risk are those in the early stages of adopting global supply management software. Show More Summary
Categories: Industry News, Innovation, Supplier Risk and Compliance Management, Supply Risk Management Tags: General News, L2 Usually when the business or trade press covers a procurement related issue, they miss out on the key “aha moments” or observations that really make the story worth reading from an expert and practitioner-oriented lens. Show More Summary
By Wavelength Asset Management: DXM: A stronger buy, after the successful debt tender A few weeks ago, we discussed why we saw positive asymmetric risk/reward with Dex Media (DXM) with a roadmap to becoming a multi-bagger. It was anShow More Summary
The high-tech bra has sensors that manage women's physical indicators of stress. The senors send the data to a smartphone app in hopes of dissuading the user from over-eating. The post Microsoft Developed A ‘Diet Bra’ That Alerts Women When They’re At Risk For Over-Eating appeared first on ThinkProgress.
BMT Surveys (BMT), a subsidiary of BMT Group Ltd, an international design, engineering and risk management consultancy, has announced the opening of a new office in Geneva,
Categories: Learning / Research, Supply Risk Management Tags: L2, Process and Best Practice Once you’ve decided on an overall supply strategy and taken into account demand expectations for a specific category, it’s important to start examining the risk associated with project execution. Show More Summary