Financial software stories
Forpoint Solutions & Velixo partner to transform financial reporting
In a bid to optimise financial reporting among mid-market firms in Australia and New Zealand, Forpoint Solutions partners with Canadian-based Velixo, merging business process optimisation and advanced analytics.
SWARM Dynamics helping banks improve compliance with expansion
SWARM Dynamics, an Australian regtech company, aims to transform risk analysis for banks as it expands overseas.
Aryza launches financial software solution in UK and Ireland
The platform is designed to help businesses to optimise receivables management and generate more liquidity, according to the company.
Workday becomes the official partner of McLaren Racing
McLaren Racing has announced a multi-year partnership with Workday, which makes the company an official partner of the 2023 McLaren Formula 1 Team.
Oracle a leader in financial planning software, says Gartner
Oracle has been named a Leader in the 2022 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Financial Planning Software for Oracle Fusion Cloud Enterprise Performance Management.
Xero enters multi-year global partnership with PKF
Xero has partnered with PKF International to provide data and insights to help PKF advisers support their business clients.
Data-driven companies stuck in inefficient, manual processes
Although data-driven companies place utmost priority on securing sensitive data, most are stuck in cycles of ineffective manual practices.
BlackLine bolsters financial management capabilities through FourQ acquisition
BlackLine CEO Marc Huffman says intercompany accounting is a ‘distraction’ within F&A for many multinational organisations.
NetApp extends FinOps offerings with latest acquisition
NetApp strengthens its cloud strategy with the acquisition of CloudCheckr, bolstering its cost optimization and compliance capabilities.
Automate or perish: why it’s past time for finance departments to scrap the spreadsheets
Financial planning and analysis software proves essential for businesses navigating the uncertain financial landscape post-COVID.
The benefits of strengthening the finance department’s relationship with data
Finance professionals need absolute certainty that their data can stand the test of investors, public auditors, and regulators.
Workday cloud financial management expertise recognised in Gartner MQ
Workday has been named a Leader in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud Core Financial Management Suites for the fifth consecutive year.
Working capital finance: what is it and how to apply
Working capital finance can help uncork the bottleneck many businesses face – inadequate cash flow – without causing headaches later down the line.
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Acala is the decentralised finance hub of Polkadot, and it provides financial applications and stable assets that scale.
Tech companies need better financial controls to overcome growing revenue challenges
High tech companies face revenue challenges and rely on spreadsheets for revenue management, according to new research by Model N.
How more efficient financial management can help businesses bounce back after COVID-19
To date, less than 10% of organisations globally have embraced financial automation, according to research commissioned by BlackLine in 2020.
COVID-19 halts 53% of accounting automation projects
Manual accounting is untenable in a post COVID-19 environment, according to new global research from accounting automation software company BlackLine.
ESET investigates Australians' attitudes to financial technology
Australians use multiple fintech apps but neglect cyber security, according to ESET research. Concerns include lack of security software and password managers.
Why automating the finance function is critical for future growth
Mid-market organizations express greatest dissatisfaction with accounting and finance functions, due to manual processes and lack of automation, says survey.
BlackLine enhances support for finance and accounting teams
BlackLine unveils new solutions and updates at BeyondTheBlack 2020 virtual event for finance and accounting teams.
90% of organisations struggling with financial software, study finds
90% of organizations face financial close challenges due to technology issues, says a Trintech study by Forrester Consulting.
The evolving role of the finance department
CFOs must be involved in digital transformation projects from the outset to ensure success and leverage the power of data, says industry expert.
APAC firms cling to manual expense processes - at great cost
Asia Pacific organisations that rely on manual finance processes could be losing as much as US$21.5 billion due to productivity inefficiencies each year.
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BlackLine's Claudia Pirko discusses the role of automation and AI in finance departments and how COVID-19 has impacted it.