|The split between cash-rich businesses and those in need of capital has set the stage for a bifurcated economy, with growing challenges for small- and medium-sized companies. Depending on where you stand, the debt maturity crunch ahead could either look like a crack in the pavement or the entrance to the Grand Canyon. |
All signs point to the increasingly important need for CEOs, CFOs, and Boards to tighten alignment between their business and financial strategies – with very different playbooks for those on different sides of the divide.
The combination of economic lethargy in Europe and America, fast-paced growth in emerging markets, and trillions of dollars of corporate debt coming due in the next few years presents both rare opportunities to out-distance competitors – as well as daunting risks for businesses in every industry sector.
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