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How to Grow Revenue Globally

06.29.21
The U.S. is a very big market. But any revenue growth strategy should consider international markets. Especially when the U.S. economy is contracting, as it had in 2020, looking for growth abroad is a great way to shore up...

Why Invoicing Foreign Buyers in Their Currency Makes Sense for Exporters

06.24.21
As a company that exports overseas you’ll be familiar with how competitive the global marketplace is. Unfortunately, you are likely not aware of a simple change you could implement to make it easier for your foreign customers to buy...

Hedging Strategies and Solutions for Risk Averse Companies

06.16.21
The COVID pandemic impacted our economy significantly in 2020 – well, that’s kind of a redundant comment. As we continue through 2021 we’re still affected by the pandemic and there’s signs of normality on the horizon but the only thing...

Super Smart CFO Strategies for Hedging Foreign Exchange Risk

06.15.21
Surprisingly to many business owners, finance directors, and CFOs that we meet, the word “hedging” has a less than positive connotation, which is most likely because it brings to mind high-risk or complicated hedge fund strategies. But with the right...

Monthly GBP vs USD Update: June 2021

06.07.21
Mark gives his monthly currency update to Richard Taylor of Taylor & Taylor Financial Services USA LLC.
we are not a bank by design

How An FX Specialist Can Serve You Better Than a Bank

06.03.21
GreenShootsFX is not a bank.  While we understand the pivotal role banks play within the U.S. economy, and regional banks specifically in their local economy, GreenShootsFX is a highly specialized FX firm.  We offer an online platform that presents...
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How We Help Importers - A Scenario

05.19.21
Imagine you’re the CFO for a company that imports raw materials from Germany, UK, and China. These materials are used to manufacture wind turbines in Memphis, TN. 90% of the finished goods are sold domestically in the USA, with the...

Monthly GBP vs USD Update: May 2021

05.11.21
Mark gives his monthly currency update to Richard Taylor of Taylor & Taylor Financial Services USA LLC.  

How We Help Exporters - A Scenario

05.06.21
If you’re running a manufacturing company that exports products internationally, you’ll want to have a low-cost and simple system to keep you and your customers happy.  Imagine you’re the CFO of a company that manufactures wind turbines...
T&T Monthly Conversation - April 2021

Monthly GBP vs USD Update: April 2021

04.08.21
Mark gives his monthly currency update to Richard Taylor of Taylor & Taylor Financial Services USA LLC. (episode recorded March 25, 2021)