In Q3 2021, Acuris surveyed 200 CFOs and their equivalents (the most senior member of a finance department) from multinational corporates across a range of sectors. Of those, 100 corporates had revenues of $1-5bn, while the other 100 had revenues of $5bn+.* Within each of these two revenue groups, 40 respondents were located within the EMEA region, 20 within the Americas, and 40 were from Asia.
HSBC’s survey includes responses from 433 senior treasury professionals from multinational corporates across a range of sectors. The survey was conducted in a multiple-choice, online format and was open for a six-week period until 30 July 2021. The EMEA region generated 47% of participants, with 40% from APAC and 13% from the Americas. Some 37% of participants generated annual revenues of less than $1bn in their latest financial year, 33% recorded revenues between $1-5bn and 31% more than $5bn.
* $ denotes USD throughout