MME Finance: These are impactful finance-related content items designed to be widely shared via social and mobile channels.

Firm Sporting Square Credit Card Reader Nabs $6 Billion Valuation

Square Inc., which makes small, square-shaped credit-card readers, just closed a round of venture financing for $150 million, according to the New York Times’ Bits blog, raising the company’s value to $6 billion, a source said. That valuation ranks Square with other popular Internet startups such as social network Pinterest and music-streaming service Spotify. The […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Inside Finance: Atlas Air Advancing Data to Front Lines

When Wendy Shapiro arrived at Atlas Air a little more than a decade ago, the future staff vice president and assistant controller recalls how the company had many manual processes requiring a lot of paper, photocopying and filing. Middle-Market Executive recently caught up with Shapiro and asked her about what’s changed at the company and […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Five States to Benefit From NSF Science And Engineering Infrastructure

NSF Invests In Science And Engineering Infrastructure In Six Jurisdictions Across The Nation

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Big Bank Balance Sheets Falling Short of New Debt Funding Rule

Banks expect U.S. regulators to require them to hold another 10 percent in bonds with maturities of more than a year and other instruments, as part of the forthcoming rule.

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Earnings and Cheap Borrowing Costs, Makes Wall Street Think Fed’s Yellen Is Saying ‘Buy’

The S&P 500 benchmark on track to surpass 2000 for the first time, and to do so well before the end of the year.

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Getting Connected With Your Deal Making Community, Bobby Blumenfeld, Executive Director, ACG New York

Podcast: Play in new window | Download What can the deal-making community offer to Midmarket CFOs? Join us as Bobby explains the varied ecosystem of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), and the unique value that can be derived from being connected with your region’s foremost deal-makers. - 

Read full story Comments { 0 }

What I Wish That Someone Told Me at the Start of My Career: Six Middle-Market CFOs Share Some Career Advice

Podcast: Play in new window | Download What piece of advice do you wish someone had shared with you earlier in your finance career? Listen as six of our CFO Thought leaders look back and share their individual career insights when it comes to building a CFO career.

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Data Breaches Create Insurance Costs For Middle-Market Firms

A multi-state middle-market retailer with $100 million in revenue might pay $25,000 to $30,000 for the first $1 million in coverage.

Read full story Comments { 0 }

As More Midmarket Firms Leap Overseas, the Cloud Softens Their Landing, Says BlackLine’s CFO

Woodland Hills, CA   — As more midmarket firms pursue opportunities offshore, cloud computing applications are once more proving to be a critical ally for midsized companies whose global ambitions continue to stress-test accounting systems that originally took root inside the U.S. “The more global you are, the more you want to be in front […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Amaya Gaming Group Goes Full Tilt With $4.9 Billion Cash Deal

This Online Gambling Firm Is About To Be Worth $4.9B

Read full story Comments { 0 }