Finance

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

How Machine Learning is Transforming Finance Operations (Digitalist)

Representing a complete game-changer in improving finance processes, particularly promising under the umbrella of AI, is the concept of machine learning. ML algorithms enable a spe... More

Genpact Uses Augmented Reality on iOS to Transform Insurance Claims (HITS)

Genpact announced enhancements to its insurance claims management solution, Inspection Assistant, with an innovative augmented reality iOS app that allows insurance companies to im... More

New Cognizant AI Insurance Claims Platform Enhances Processing, Accuracy, Customer Service Following Natural Disasters (HITS)

Cognizant unveiled a new artificial intelligence-powered software platform that gives property insurers the ability to process large numbers of claims stemming from natural disaste... More

The Beginning of the Road for AI in Finance, the Best is Yet to Come (IA)

The CTOs and technology leaders of financial institutions do not have their heads in the sand. They know how important AI will be to their organisation’s business model moving fo... More

How Can Financial Services Stem the Tide of Mobile Phishing Attacks? (Security Intelligence)

According to Forgerock, the financial services industry suffered $6.2B in damage from cyberattacks in Q1 2019, up from $8 million in Q1 2018 — a 77,400 percent increase. Cybercri... More

SAP, IAG Launch Diversity Initiative for Purpose-Driven Spending (HITS)

SAP and Australia’s largest general insurer, IAG, announced a business-to-business diversity channel of social enterprises and Indigenous and women-owned businesses. In collabora... More

Why the Time For Intelligent Spend Management Is Now (Digitalist)

Intelligent spend management brings together three traditionally siloed categories of spend management and turns the colorful mix into one bundle of pure-white light. The opportuni... More

The High Tech CFO’s Changing Role (Digitalist)

Every industry, every process is being reconsidered, disrupted, and rebuilt from the ground up due to the power and potential of digitization. In fact, high tech companies themselv... More

Augmented Intelligence: An Untapped Opportunity for CFOs (GenPact Blog)

One of the greatest opportunities for augmented intelligence lies in the finance and accounting (F&A) department, which has historically been plagued by mountains of documents, dat... More