Big Data Firms IHS and Markit Announce Merger
IHS believes the deal to acquire U.K.-based Markit won't be affected by U.S. anti-tax inversion rules.
Big Data: The Latest Rage in Supply Chain Management
A supply chain is rich with data and has a large cost component, making advanced analytics a strategic weapon.
How ‘Data-Driven’ CFOs are Leading the C-Suite
As the needs of organizations change, so should their approach to analyzing and reporting information. Here are six articles that will help your team adapt.
Death by Digital: Good-Bye to Finance as You Know It
It will be the best thing that ever happened to your finance organization.
IBM Buys Merge Healthcare For $1B
Merge's technology manages medical images for health care providers, clinical research institutes, and pharmaceutical firms.
CFOs Frustrated with Return on FP&A Investments
Some wonder if they should continue the investments, but what they really should do is to refocus their financial planning and analysis teams.
How to Make Money With the Internet of Things
The IoT isn't just the latest 'shiny object' in the business world. For many kinds of companies, there are significant revenue implications.
CFOs Collaborating More with Their CIOs
Finance chiefs' insufficient understanding of IT issues is still a major hurdle, though, says E&Y.
Beyond ERP and Excel
Here is a look at decision points for whether and how to use stand-alone financial analytics solutions.
Why CFOs Should ‘Own’ Analytics
Finance chiefs, the impartial guardians of the truth, can use analytics to debunk myths or accepted wisdom that hold the company back.
How to Collect Employee Data Respectfully
An article in HBR Blog Networks offers several tips on how to collect personal information from your staff without being unduly intrusive.