(Alliance News) - Shares in Mobile Streams PLC fell on Monday as its revenue and cash positions
declined substantially for its recently ended financial year amid challenging market conditions.
This brings key benefits such as central visibility of cash positions
, decreased operational risk and costs, increased automation levels and integration with internal systems.
The recent tax reform should enable Microsoft to gain full access to its offshore cash positions
. Fitch expects that Microsoft will elect to repatriate a majority of its offshore cash.
Kyriba's technology provides its users with the real-time visibility and reporting they need to understand their portfolio and global cash positions
. Clients can then allocate cash to a variety of money market funds through BlackRock's integrated trading platform.
By manipulating their foreign cash positions
, a determining factor under the new law, a US multinational could potentially save money by shifting profits to the lower rate from the higher one, according to Stephen Shay, a senior lecturer at Harvard Law School.
"Before making their decisions, cash managers need access to accurate, up-to-the-minute information on factors like their cash positions
and liquidity with a particular country and within the region overall.
Centralized liquidity is likely to be another important benefit of the euro, allowing a company to consolidate cash positions
in different countries into a single net cash position
"The rating downgrade reflects the material deterioration in CITIC Resources' credit metrics and cash positions
due to low prices for oil, metal and coal," says Joe Morrison, a Moody's Vice President and Senior Credit Officer.
Investors boosted their overweight cash positions
to the highest level in more than a year in September as economic uncertainty and low risk appetite encouraged them to seek safety, a survey showed.
In the past year alone, cash positions
are estimated to have risen more than 11 per cent - the fastest pace since early 2012.