Finance

Driven by the Success of Tech Giants, High Tech Consulting is on the Rise (Information Age)

As the U.S. tech giants, Apple, Microsoft, and Google continue to grow aggressively and expand their range of services, they’ve ramped up their use of high tech consultants, find... More

Report: Global IT Spending to Reach $3.9T in 2020 (IA)

Worldwide IT spending is projected to total $3.9 trillion in 2020, an increase of 3.4% from 2019, according to the latest forecast by Gartner. Global IT spending is expected to cro... More

What Decentralized IT Spending Means for Budget and Oversight (CIO Dive)

IT spending plays an outsized role in operating budgets — and it's going up. IT spending was projected to grow 0.6% to $3.74 trillion in 2019, according to Gartner. As technolog... More

Fintech’s Next Decade Will Look Radically Different (TechCrunch)

The birth and growth of financial technology developed mostly over the last ten years. So as we look ahead, what does the next decade have in store? I believe we’re starting to s... More

Putting Intelligent Spend Management on the Map (Forbes)

The best solutions, both for the procurement of direct and indirect goods and for external workforce management, are able to guide users through a process and, leveraging third-par... More

A Deeper Look Into How Technology is Innovating the Financial Sector (CIO)

With every new technology comes great opportunities, and it’s no different in the financial sector. In fact, the opportunities provided by technological advancements in banking a... More

The Changing Role of CFOs in the Face of Digital Transformation (TWA)

While technology can deliver on the promises of reducing operational time, advancing digital financial applications, and improving customer experience, the role of a financial lead... More

Tap Into the Cloud With SAP Intelligent Spend Management (Gigabit)

The necessity of digital transformation is well understood and easily grasped; businesses have to find new ways to deliver value, generate revenue, and improve efficiency. What is ... More

6 Essential Traits of a Digital Financial Services Leader (Adobe Blog)

The old guard of the financial services industry is increasingly under attack by the modern forces of the digital era. And one of their biggest gaps in defense is customer experien... More

The Digital Elephant and the CFO (Forbes)

Digital transformation is not new, and most companies have been on a digital journey since the 1990s. The digital transformation came in many forms; digital touches every operation... More

Finance Transformation is Everywhere: Digitalization is the Biggest Reason (Digitalist)

Is actual finance transformation activity as ubiquitous as the discussion around it? According to just-completed research from The Hackett Group, the answer is a resounding yes. In... More

How Financial Management Tools are Helping CFOs (Tech HQ)

CFOs and the finance team of today are presented with a new set of expectations and challenges; interestingly, leading finance professionals are turning to cloud-based financial ma... More

Expert System Honored for Creating Advanced AI Solutions for Insurance Technology (HITS)

Expert System has been named the Solution Provider Winner of the 2019 Strategy Meets Action (SMA) Transformation in Action Award. The award highlight's Expert System's robust advan... More

Financial Services Industry Has Entered the AI Arena With Gusto (Verdict)

Banking, insurance and other financial services organizations have shown they are eager to apply AI solutions such as chatbots, deep learning and machine learning. According to Glo... More

2020 IT Spending Priorities — and the Traps a Cloud Shift Creates (CIO Dive)

With 2019 coming to a rapid close, IT executives are turning attention to the year ahead and balancing spending priorities. Companies are allocating money to IT, with budgets accou... More

EY Report: U.S. Most Attractive M&A Target Country (Consultancy)

Despite geopolitical and economic headwinds, global executives are bullish on mergers and acquisitions activity, according to EY’s 21st Global Capital Confidence Barometer. A maj... More

7 Steps to Revenue-Driven IT (CIO)

Organizations are increasingly turning to IT for revenue-generating initiatives. Here’s how IT can drive value at the intersection of company and client.... More

Salesforce’s Sunil Dixit on Insurance Innovation, What Decision Makers Need to Know (HITS)

As the insurance industry experiences shifting demands from customers and policyholders, Salesforce is announcing new insurance capabilities in Financial Services Cloud to provide ... More

Finance is Going Digital – So How Come IT Spend is Trending Down? (Digitalist)

Technological advances are essential to the evolution of the finance organization of the future. We talk about increased investment in digital technologies and the preponderance of... More

SAP.iO Kicks Off First B2B European Startup Accelerator Focused on Fintech, Governance, Risk, Compliance (HITS)

The SAP.iO Foundry Berlin kicked off a dedicated financial technology program with participants consisting of business-to-business startups focused on finance and governance, risk ... More