EACT in Action: Fraud Prevention and the Role of Treasury

On 14 September the EACT organised the second of its EACT in Action live event series, showcasing important issues that European treasurers are tackling.

Corporate treasury teams have been targeted by a rising number of cyber-attacks, with fraudsters employing methods such as CEO fraud, lookalike domains, phishing, malware and ransomware. What role can treasurers play in the fight against cybercrime and fraud?

Our webinar heard Dr. Gerd Berghold and Werner Strecker (Deutsche Bahn AG) share insights as to how the company has structured its technical set-up and to manage fraud prevention within the treasury function.

Click here to watch a recording of the session

Articles


Treasury First – 20 Years of the EACT

As the European Association of Corporate Treasurers (EACT) celebrates its 20th anniversary during 2022, it is an appropriate moment to reflect upon its journey from being a group of professionals largely concerned with their own national concerns, to the visionary, receptive, and respected organisation it is today.

Read
Photo from Live Events are Back at the ACT

Live Events are Back at the ACT

Hear details of the ACT's latest live events, which have continued to facilitate professional development and networking with friends and peers.

Read
Photo from ACTA Celebrates Fourth Anniversary in the Eastern Alps

ACTA Celebrates Fourth Anniversary in the Eastern Alps

On 21 October 2021, the fourth ACTA AGM was held ‘live’ at the Andaz Hotel, Vienna.

Read
Photo from Putting Principles Before Profit – ESG Shifts the Baselines

Putting Principles Before Profit – ESG Shifts the Baselines

Have we reached a breaking point – or a tipping point on this emotive subject?

Read
Photo from Review of EMIR thresholds by ESMA

Review of EMIR thresholds by ESMA

ESMA has recently decided to review the thresholds fixed for each asset class for EMIR obligations of collateralization.

Read