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New Tools For The Info-tech CFO

-- Stochastic programs, which analyze the impact of random variables to work out the least risky investment strategy

-- Risk products, which figure out complex relationships among various financial assets

-- Neural networks, which aim to mimic how a human brain works in order to search corporate databases for strategic information

-- Data visualization, which permits an individual to, for instance, ''fly'' over a 3-D computer landscape to determine an optimal risk/return/liquidity trade-off

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