Finance Avoids RPA for Financial Reporting
Finance departments are reluctant to remove humans from the financial reporting progress, but Gartner says that misses opportunities for efficiencies.
It’s Unanimous: Firms that ‘Know’ Bots Will Expand Their Usage
Automation is sweeping across the corporate landscape, with many companies expecting to use RPA in most or all of their functions within two years.
Advanced Technologies Are Taking Over Finance
Research shows that finance departments are deploying the latest cutting-edge tools at a startlingly increasing pace.
Customer Takes Over Vendor’s Finance Operation
The new finance chief at RPA firm UiPath, Marie Myers, was an enthusiastic user of robotic software in her previous job as global controller at HP.
Metric of the Month: Finance FTEs Per $1B in Revenue
More finance organizations are finding that it’s better to have a smaller, highly strategic team than an army of workers focused on transactional activity.
Finance Function 2019: Fewer Functionaries, More Strategists
Heading into the new year, technology is starting to wipe out lower-level number crunchers in favor of mid-level team members focused on strategy.
Digital Investments Carry Increasing Financial Risk
Machine learning and AI solutions are difficult to deploy, often overhyped, and may have little bottom-line impact: Gartner.
Special Report: The New Digital Workforce
Robotic process automation emerges from the back office to take on core finance tasks.
16 Years Later, SOX Compliance Continues to Evolve
Sarbanes-Oxley compliance costs shot up this year, underscoring the need for companies to automate more of their compliance activities.
Don’t Forget About Existing Technologies
While artificial intelligence is commanding great attention, finance departments should aim to maximize their use of earlier technologies.