Corporate

Corporate Entrepreneurship and its Importance in Large Companies

Though its definition is somewhat contentious, the concept of corporate entrepreneurship is generally believed to refer to the development of new ideas and opportunities within large or established businesses, directly leading to the improvement of organizational profitability and an enhancement of competitive position or the strategic renewal of an existing business.Within that system, the notion of innovation is at the very core of corporate entrepreneurship – the two inseparably bound together and responsible for driving calculated and beneficial risk-taking. Taking it one step further, corporate entrepreneurship may even significantly alter the balance of competition within an industry or create entirely new industries through this act of internal innovation.

Why should established organizations consider corporate entrepreneurship?

Corporate entrepreneurship is especially crucial for large companies, enabling these organizations – that are traditionally averse to risk-taking – to innovate, driving leaders and teams toward an increased level of corporate enterprising. In addition to

Read More

Job: Treasury & Corporate Finance Head at SIEMENS in Cairo, Egypt

Experience Needed:
More than 10 years
Career Level:
Manager
Job Type:
Full Time
Salary:

Confidential

Languages:
Arabic, English
Vacancies:
1
open
position

About the Job

t are my responsibilities?

  • Manage RC Egypt as Treasurer and act as Relationship Manager for the CFO on all Treasury relevant subjects, which do not fall under the responsibility of the Regional ME Treasury.
  • Provide first-class treasury services to operating business.
  • Manage and control financial risks, liquidity position and funding requirements.
  • Control appropriate administration of financial transactions.
  • Ensure process execution according to standardized treasury processes.
  • Advise operating businesses on compliance with financial guidelines and monitor adherence to MTO requirements.
  • Remediate and escalate non-compliance behavior with internal guidelines with the respective organization.
  • Responsible for the implementation and execution of Treasury FX processes for MTO countries.
  • Enable an active community with country FX Managers.
  • Communicate and report to Regional ME Treasury team, Regional Head of Treasury &
Read More

Corporate Finance firms leak 500K+ legal and financial documents onlineSecurity Affairs

Security experts from vpnMentor have discovered two corporate finance companies that leak half a million legal and financial documents online

vpnMentor experts uncovered a database exposed online on Amazon Web Services (AWS) that is leaking a huge amount of sensitive legal and financial documents.

“Whatever the intended purpose of this database was, over 500,000 highly sensitive and private legal and financial documents were exposed, compromising numerous parties to the risk of fraud and theft.” reads the post published by vpnMentor.

The database appears to belong to MCA Wizard, an iOS and Android app developed by two companies: Advantage Capital Funding and Argus Capital Funding. The application was launched in January 2018, but it is currently no longer available for download.

Advantage and Argus seem to be the same company working under two different names, they offer funding and startup capital to business owners without access to traditional lending and financial

Read More

Introduction to Corporate Finance

What is Corporate Finance?

Its all corporate finance.

            My unbiased view of the world

            Every decision made in a business has financial implications, and any decision that involves the use of money is a corporate financial decision. Defined broadly, everything that a business does fits under the rubric of corporate finance. It is, in fact, unfortunate that we even call the subject corporate finance, because it suggests to many observers a focus on how large corporations make financial decisions and seems to exclude small and private businesses from its purview. A more appropriate title for this discipline would be Business Finance, because the basic principles remain the same, whether one looks at large, publicly traded firms or small, privately run businesses. All businesses have to invest their resources wisely, find the right kind and mix of financing to fund these investments, and return cash to the owners if there are not enough good investments.

            In this introduction, we will

Read More

Your Guide to Corporate Finance Jobs


  Explore Careers
    Accounting
    Consulting
    Entrepreneurship
    Human Resources
    Finance
      Corporate Finance

       Overview
       Skills & Talents
       Job Options
       Salaries
       Links & Resources
       Facts & Trends
    Marketing
    Non-Profit


A career in corporate finance means you would work for a company to help
it find money to run the business, grow the business, make acquistions,
plan for its financial future and manage any cash on hand. You might
work for a large multinational company or a smaller player with high
growth prospects. Responsibility can come fast and your problem-solving
skills will get put to work quickly in corporate finance jobs.

The job of the financial officer is to create value for a company. For
example, the finance group at American
Electric Power
of Columbus, Ohio
has four main areas of concentration: liquidity, flexibility, compliance
with laws and regulatory support. AEP’s Finance Department carries out four main activities
to meet its objectives: 1)
designing, implementing

Read More