Finance

How AI, Tech Can Solve Procurement Spend Challenges (Forbes)

Money saved is money earned. This is true more so today than ever for procurement and supply chain leaders. Increasingly they’re expected not just to reduce costs, but also fund ... More

Lloyds Banks Readies for Digital Banking Push With Google Cloud (Tech HQ)

As part of a $3.9 billion digital banking strategy, the UK-based Lloyds Bank is upgrading its multi-cloud approach with a new Google Cloud partnership. Lloyds will use a number of ... More

Key Issues for Enterprise IT Spend Decisions in 2020 (Forbes)

When considering your company’s IT spend decisions for 2020, it’s helpful to know what your peers and competitors expect for IT spend this year. What are their top investment p... More

SAP Integrates Procurement, Enterprise Resource Planning Solutions to Deliver Next-Generation Spend Management (HITS)

With the first-quarter 2020 release, SAP Ariba solutions and SAP S/4HANA Cloud are now fully integrated to deliver an end-to-end source-to-pay process, part of the intelligent suit... More

Why More Banks are Moving Confidently Onto the Cloud (Forbes)

The migration is well underway. Financial players are moving beyond closed, legacy IT systems to benefit from the flexibility and cost efficiencies of cloud computing. But as they ... More

CFO Sees Transparency as Key to Smooth Scaling (CFO Dive)

Anup Singh of tech security company Illumio hosts an "ask the CFO" Slack channel among the ways he keeps lines of communication open to employees and other stakeholders.... More

Why the CFO is Critical to Digital Transformation (Tech HQ)

The Chief Finance Officer and all managers that work in the finance division in a company tend to be focused on managing budgets, tracking revenues, and prioritizing investments th... More

SmartStream, Luxoft to Help Financial Institutions Digitally Transform the Post-Trade Lifecycle (HITS)

SmartStream Technologies and Luxoft announced an agreement to help financial institutions digitally transform the entire post-trade lifecycle, enabling more efficient, streamlined ... More

Biggest New CFO Priority? User Experience (CFO Dive)

As AI migrates closer to the mainstream, finance may be tasked with ensuring a positive user experience. But where does that leave the traditional CFO?... More

Gartner: 10 Rules to Reduce IT Spending (CIO Dive)

Economic uncertainty, trade wars, even natural disasters mean putting measures in place to simply stay afloat and "win in the turns." CIOs are facing increasing pressure to reach ... More

SAP, Swiss Re Continue to Co-Innovate Finance Transformation to Meet New Accounting Standards (HITS)

SAP announced that its co-innovation project with leading reinsurance company Swiss Re has added new features providing new reporting capabilities to its solution to help financial... More

Three Traits of Digital Transformation Leaders – Budgets Don’t Matter (TechHQ)

Spend on artificial intelligence systems is poised to hit US$97 billion in 2023 according to the IDC, almost triple last year’s spend.... More

How CFOs Are Successfully Navigating the New Reality of Uncertainty and Change (Digitalist)

In every sector across the globe, change is the new normal. And while change always brings new opportunities, it also creates tremendous uncertainty. From volatile political climat... More

The New Chief Financial Officer Thinks Like a Chief Data Officer (Digitalist)

In the era of digital transformation, finance leaders are finding that their roles are evolving just as rapidly as the technology solutions surrounding them. Historically siloed fr... More

Banks are Sitting on The Digital Economy’s Most Valuable Resource: Data (Forbes)

We just closed the page on a decade where data became the most valuable resource. In the 2010s, tech companies garnered significant attention, and much of their perceived value, fr... More

How Does Technology Help Wealth Managers, Private Bankers to Engage With Millennials? (Luxoft Blog)

Millennials are on track to receive around US$30 trillion of inheritable wealth over the next 15 years. However, Gen Y are not content to rely on Baby Boomer family fortunes. The l... More

Finance is Headed for AI Mass Adoption – and Soon (TechHQ)

Despite the hype, many organizations are facing an AI “reality check” this year. Everyone is buying into the technology’s promise, but difficulties in implementation are lead... More

Finance’s Digital Agenda for 2020 (Digitalist)

It looks like finance is about to turn a digital corner. To date, many finance organizations have approached digital transformation with caution and have been challenged by a lack ... More

Why Finance is Ahead When it Comes to Business Transformation (Tech HQ)

Boards today believe CFOs don’t need to be accountants, instead, they look out for strategic, operations-minded finance chiefs as emerging technologies are invading office spaces... More

Genpact Partners with KONE to Redesign Finance Operations (HITS)

Genpact announced a partnership with KONE designed to strengthen KONE's finance operations by enhancing the efficiency of financial transactions and optimizing business decision su... More