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Webinar: Commodities Outlook

An outlook for global commodity markets. Considering the question – are we still in the up-phase of a commodity super cycle? What has the COVID impact on global industrial demand meant for commodity markets and what are the vulnerabilities and market structural changes currently in play? If you have commodity exposures through revenue or costs […]

Webinar: The Great Supply Chain Disruption

Supply chain disruption is a central driver of the uncertainty that continues to plague global economic prospects and threatens business leaders as they prepare for Australia’s reopening. But what are the implications for the Australian economy and the decisions being made by corporate treasury teams today? Using aggregated proprietary data from Australia and New Zealand’s […]

Webinar: ESG in Treasury

ESG has now become a key strategic focus for boards and senior management. How can treasury contribute to this agenda beyond debt? This webinar explores the ESG treasury related services and products being offered by banks locally and internationally (which will eventually make it way to Australia), and looks at what Treasurers can do to […]

Webinar: The Evolving Payments Landscape – what should Treasurers be thinking about

The team from ASL will help Members understand the key changes occurring across the payments processing landscape and what they might mean for business. In particular the rise of Real-time Payments, the Introduction of QR codes, and the relationship between Payments and the Consumer Data Right. Presenters: Mark Tibbles – Chief Executive Officer, Australian Settlements […]

Webinar: Economic Impact of the Delta Outbreak in Australia

here is no doubt that the Delta variant of the coronavirus has altered the outlook for Australia’s economy, with parts of New South Wales and Victoria experiencing extended lockdowns. In this session, Commonwealth Bank of Australia’s Chief Economist, Stephen Halmarick, will share his views on the broader economy and outlook, policy, and financial markets impacted […]

ACTA Appoints Technical Director

  The Australian Corporate Treasury Association (ACTA) is thrilled to announce the appointment of Dr. Kurt Smith to the crucial newly created role of Technical Director.   Kurt has a long and successful career across both sides of the Treasury community, firstly via Fund Management and senior Bank trading positions, before moving into Corporate Finance […]

34th Annual Conference – Change of Date

New dates! In addition to wanting to see our members in a face to face setting, the health and safety of the Treasury Community is our highest priority.  After careful consideration, and following the continued uncertainty caused by Coronavirus (COVID-19), the ACTA Board and Management have made the decision to move the 34th Annual Australian […]

Webinar: Supply Chain Finance – an important tool for supplier health

Much has been written about Supply Chain Finance over the last few weeks, some negative but mostly misunderstood. In this session Damian Kwok of IFTA,  Thomas McGhee of DBS, and Steve Scott of Taulia will discuss some common misconceptions and why, when used correctly, suppliers can benefit from sustainable alternative sources of liquidity that can […]