Case Study

ABB Financial Services

31 pages
August 1990
Reference: IMD-1-0144

Description of ABB Financial Services. Company has unique approach to organization of the finance functional area. Issues include multiple profit centers within functional area, third-party business, and position-taking (speculation) activities. Issues are particularly relevant to the needs of large, complex organizations with many product areas. Case is suitable for use in advanced finance courses at the MBA or financial executive level.

Financial Policy, Organization
Global, Sweden
Field Research
© 1990
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