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February 12, 2013
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How Much Do You Really Need to Make? The Answer May Shock You
Rather than focus on what you can afford to pull out of the business to cover your living expenses, you need to focus on how much you need to earn at your business in order to afford the lifestyle you want to have. This is where the Personal Earnings Goal, or PEG, comes into play. Learn how to calculate your PEG and find out how much you really need to make.

  Industry News and Trends 
 
  • Alphabet soup of transaction codes might be getting muddled
    The proliferation of transaction codes might be causing confusion, experts say. "Does the originator of a transaction get identified with [unique swaps identifiers]? No, the originator gets a [derivatives-clearing organization's] internal counterparty number, a [National Futures Association] ID if they come with that or a [Commodity Futures Trading Commission Interim Compliant Identifier] if they present that," said Allan Grody, president of Financial Intergroup. "The rest of the USI is a transaction identifier, unique to the swap, not the swap business entity that was the transactor." Securities Technology Monitor (2/11) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
Transformational Journeys: Modern Business Planning
Harvard Business Review explores why CFO's and their finance organizations must adapt to the changing landscape of their markets and how big data, organizational collaboration, and new cloud-based planning and analysis technologies are driving successful change.
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  Regulatory Roundup 
  • Tax proposal would overhaul derivatives treatment
    The U.S. House Ways and Means Committee has released a proposal that would force derivatives holders to establish market value and pay tax on that value annually. The requirement would treat derivatives income as regular income, valued as if derivatives had been sold on the last business day of the year. Risk.net (subscription required) (2/11) LinkedInFacebookTwitterEmail this Story
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