FEI Weekly Podcast

Discussions and thought-provoking ideas from Financial Executives International

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Financial Executives International presents the FEI Weekly Podcast: an audio digest focusing on the ideas and strategies in finance and accounting.

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  • Your Cash Flows Don't Make Any Sense

    November 10th, 2021  |  35 mins 12 secs
    cfo, disclosure, finance, investing

    In this episode we speak to Counterpoint Global’s Michael Mauboussin about his proposals around cash flow statements and the issues that a confused cash flow statement brings up for both prepares and investors.

  • Banks and CECL's Future

    November 3rd, 2021  |  24 mins 54 secs
    accounting, banks, cecl, cfo, finance

    In 2019 the banking industry was on the cusp of adapting one of the most transformative changes to their capital accounting measures, called the current expected credit loss or CECL model. But on the way to making CECL a reality the COVID-19 pandemic hit, causing delays.

  • Episode 61: Digitization and How to Finance the News

    October 21st, 2021  |  55 mins 35 secs
    cfo, finance, media, news

    As part of FEI's ForwardThinking interview series, Shivani Somaiya interview Guardian News & Media's Regina Buckley.

  • Episode 60: Sustainability Disclosure "Must Be Done" With Existing Rules

    October 14th, 2021  |  27 mins 8 secs
    cfo, esg, investing, regulation, sustainability

    In this episode of the podcast we speak with David Pitt Watson about his hopes for ESG reporting in the US, the usefulness of existing rules and the challenges of accounting and reporting carbon emissions

  • Episode 52: Tax Proposal Targeting Silicon Valley

    September 30th, 2021  |  16 mins 40 secs
    cfo, tax, tech

    A tax provision called a “qualified small business stock,” or QSBS, is the target of lawmakers looking for revenue.

  • Episode 51: Fraud in the Time of COVID

    September 24th, 2021  |  54 mins 5 secs
    cfo, finance, fraud

    Margot Cella of the Center for Audit Quality and Pam Verick of Protiviti discusses some of the challenges faced by financial executives when it comes to fraud during the pandemic.

  • Episode 50: Government Controllers Speak

    July 20th, 2021  |  25 mins 54 secs
    covid, finance, government, pandemic

    The role of government has never been more important than it is today, with federal, state and local leaders working with the private sector to lead the US economy out of the financial crisis created by the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Episode 49: Navigating One City’s Financial Future 2021

    July 7th, 2021  |  56 mins 40 secs
    finance, philadelphia

    An in depth discussion with Philadelphia's City Controller.

  • Episode 48: Crypto On the Balance Sheet

    June 24th, 2021  |  31 mins 56 secs
    bitcoin, blockchain, cfo

    In this episode of the financial executive podcast we speak with Luke Sully, CEO of newly launched Ledgermatic, a startup that is looking to address the market by providing corporate treasury services for crypto.

  • Episode 47: The Growing Role of the Federal Government

    June 10th, 2021  |  52 mins 11 secs
    finance, gao, government

    An exclusive discussion with US Comptroller General.

  • Episode 42: Making SPACs Work: The Crowe Quarterly Podcast

    May 25th, 2021  |  21 mins 51 secs
    finance, m&a, spac

    How can financial executives create success in a SPAC transactiion.

  • Episode 46: FowardThinking: One State’s Path to Recovery

    May 18th, 2021  |  54 mins 24 secs

    he role of government has never been more important than it is today, with federal, state and local leaders working with the private sector to lead the US economy out of the financial crisis created by the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Episode 45: Speed, Agility and the CFO

    May 14th, 2021  |  21 mins 8 secs
    cfo, finance, leadership

    We discuss the results of the most recent CFO survey published by Accenture and discuss how all financial leaders can learn from the lessons of a transformative year.

  • Episode 44: Big Data and Sustainability Reporting

    April 29th, 2021  |  22 mins 59 secs
    big data, cfo, esg, sustainability, technology

    A discussion with Clarity AI's Rebeca Minguela.

  • Episode 43: Career and Connection in 2021

    April 16th, 2021  |  36 mins 42 secs
    lbgtq, leadership, real estate, recruiting

    The world, and work, of financial executives has changed forever and many will spend 2021 trying to recalibrate. There is no rule book for what lies ahead; the way to manage people and organizations needs to be completely rebuilt.

  • Episode 41: What Is Extinction Accounting?

    January 26th, 2021  |  33 mins 7 secs
    accounting, esg, science, sustainability

    In this episode I speak with Professor Jill Atkins of Sheffield University’s Management School. Professor Atkins is a leading researcher in the field of extinction accounting and in this discussion she helps define its practice and its importance on the ESG debate.