Nina is the Bureau Chief for WSJ’s CFO Journal, covering corporate finance in New York. She reports on U.S. companies and their finances, including capital expenditures, cash management, debt, executive recruitment trends, M&A and taxes. She also writes about the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on corporate balance sheets.
Nina relocated to the U.S. in July 2019 after nearly three years with the WSJ in London, during which she covered corporate finance at British and European companies. Prior to her time with the WSJ, she worked as a U.K. Business and Finance Correspondent for German media group Welt in London and as a reporter in Shanghai, China.
GameStop’s finance chief is leaving weeks after a social-media-led frenzy sent the company’s share price soaring, only for it to fall afterward.
About a year into the pandemic, some companies continue to use accounting cosmetics to add gloss to their financial results.
Finance chiefs in pursuit of mergers and acquisitions are facing high asking prices and strong competition from other dealmakers, leading some of them to seize the opportunity while others are holding off.
CFOs say the swings in the price of bitcoin could have negative effects on their balance sheets and question whether the practical uses of cryptocurrencies are worth the risk.
Eli Lilly & Co. said it won’t try to claw back past pay from newly departed finance chief Joshua Smiley, but moved to take away his 2020 bonus and other incentive compensation following years of rule tightening around executive conduct and recuperation of funds at the drugmaker.