Turning global risk into opportunity: Key priorities for consumer company CFOs

stock. XchngManufacturers and retailers are increasingly focusing on risk in their supply chains, according to KPMG’s study, “Turning global risk into opportunity: Key priorities for consumer company CFOs.”

The study examines the findings of a survey of 350 senior finance executives from consumer markets companies around the world.

Economic uncertainty was the biggest risk cited by 44 percent of respondents. Political instability was next on their list, coming in at 27 percent. Sovereign debt crises and stock market swings, at 22 percent and 21 percent respectively, were the next biggest risks for respondents.

For more information, visit the KPMG website.