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.
Worldwide IT Spending to Reach $2.8T in 2019
Latin America will be the fastest-growing region with a compound annual growth rate of 4.3%, says IDC.
CFO Strategy and C-Suite Success
A look into the challenges senior finance executives will face in the near-future, and how to turn disruption into opportunity.
What Will the CFO Role Look Like in 2020?
As much as technology influences the CFO role today, it may define the job in five years.
Future Audits Must Do More: Survey
“The audit profession as a whole will be looked at to expand outside the domain of the historical financial statements,” says Deloitte & Touche CEO.
Improved Analytics Revolutionize Catastrophe Planning
Unlike when Hurricane Katrina struck in 2005, companies today can use Big Data to make more informed risk financing decisions.
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.
Data Analytics Grows Sears Appliance-Repair Unit
The division is expecting 5% to 6% growth by eliminating 450,000 unproductive house calls.
IBM Sales Weighed Down Again by Legacy Businesses
Declining demand for older software and services is still preventing IBM's topline from growing robustly.
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.
Media and Entertainment CFOs: Time to Invest
Finance chiefs at media and entertainment firms say the economy has recovered, but many of the challenges presented by the transition to digital remain.