Around the Grounds –
The retreat provided an opportunity for treasurers to engage in in-depth discussions about their specific priorities, opportunities, and challenges. They received valuable feedback from their peers, allowing for a collaborative exchange of ideas and approaches. This interactive component of the retreat was essential in fostering a sense of community among treasurers and supporting the continuous improvement of treasury functions.
Australian Bond Market Reform Working Group –
Additionally, the retreat saw strong support from treasurers for working alongside the ACTA (Australian Corporate Treasury Association) to support the organization’s advocacy efforts in the Australian Bond Market Reform Working Group. This collaborative effort highlights the commitment of treasurers to advancing their profession and contributing to the broader financial landscape.
In summary, the 2023 Treasurers’ Retreat served as a platform for treasurers to address and deliberate on various significant topics, including the economic landscape, treasury operating models, and the need for adaptability and collaboration in the ever-changing financial world. It provided a valuable forum for knowledge sharing and collaboration among treasurers, as well as an opportunity to support the advocacy efforts of their professional association.