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The CFO Survey Q1 2014

An appetite for growth

The CFO Survey Q1 2014

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The recent trend of optimism has continued in the latest CFO Survey. The results highlight the global convergence towards positive sentiment, with CFOs believing that the economies of the US and UK have had a considerable impact on boosting business confidence.

Most significantly, this quarter’s CFO Survey marks the first time where the majority of CFOs have expressed a willingness to take more risk onto their balance sheets.

When asked about what they believe to be the fundamentals which need to be in place for sustained growth for their companies, CFOs responded most often with the answer of improved productivity and investment in digital strategy.

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Previous reports

Download the full report Ready, steady … Q4 2013
Download the full report Don't worry, be happy: Q3 2013
Download the full report Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water: Q2 2013
Download the full report Partly sunny with a chance of showers: Q1 2013
Download the full report Shifting gears? Q4 2012
Download the full report Proceed with caution: Q3 2012
Download the full report The glass half full but CFOs not ready to drink: Q2 2012
Download the full report Optimism bounces back: Q1 2012
Download the full report CFOs still nervous: Q4 2011
Download the full report Batten down the hatches: Q3 2011
Download the full report Short term caution, long term optimism: Q2 2011
Download the full report A Show of Resilience: Q1 2011
Download the full report Opportunities and challenges: Q4 2010
Download the full report The long haul to recovery?: Q3 2010
Download the full report Confidence is key: Q2 2010
Download the full report Banking on credit: Q1 2010
Download the full report Geared for growth: Q4 2009
Download the full report Cautious optimism: Q3 2009

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