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    Kroger, Marriott CFOs Deal with Digital Transformations

    Digitally savvy competitors from the outside and pandemic disruption forced the companies to rethink and transform customer relationships. 

    By Dec. 7, 2023
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    Most Finance Teams Still Don’t Use AI

    CFOs have a key role to play in instilling a culture that accepts and takes advantage of AI capabilities.

    By Dec. 6, 2023
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    The CFO Strategy for Artificial Intelligence

    Artificial intelligence’s impact on the office of the CFO continues to evolve, and finance chiefs must be aware of the opportunities it will create for growth. 

    By CFO staff
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    20% of Global CFOs Say Their Organizations Are Data-Driven

    “Digitalization is stagnating in finance as a whole,” said Horváth’s Achim Wenning.

    By Nov. 29, 2023
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    CFOs Must Boost Their Cybersecurity Savvy, Former FBI Agent Says

    CFOs must be able to ask probing questions of their chief information security officers and external cybersecurity professionals, says former FBI agent Pete Cordero.

    By Nov. 21, 2023
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    Demand for GenAI Skills Explodes in 2023

    Job postings seeking skills in generative AI skyrocketed by 1,848% this year.

    By Nov. 20, 2023
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    Finance May Go Slower On Generative AI Adoption

    Executives from PayPal and KPMG discuss why finance should be cautious when adopting generative AI tools.

    By Nov. 17, 2023
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    6 Strategies for CFOs to Reduce Software Spend

    CFOs must proactively identify and optimize SaaS overspending areas.  

    By Nidhi Jain • Nov. 14, 2023
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    61% of Finance Execs Not Using AI Yet: Weekly Stat

    “Despite AI’s potential, most finance functions’ AI implementations have remained limited,” Gartner’s Marco Steecker said.

    By Nov. 8, 2023
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    78% of C-Suite Says Their Organization Uses AI Today: Weekly Stat

    Three out of 4 employees would be more accepting of or excited about AI if their company were more transparent about its plans to use the technology.

    By Oct. 25, 2023
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    M&A Pros to Governments: Regulate AI

    “AI is already reshaping various phases of the deal-making process.”

    By Oct. 23, 2023
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    5 CFO Takeaways From NetSuite’s SuiteWorld 2023

    The Las Vegas annual conference demonstrated how the technology world is approaching business and cultural challenges. 

    By Oct. 20, 2023
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    70% of Companies Use AI, Other Tech to Optimize Business Travel: Weekly Stat

    AI might help simplify the expense reporting process, according to a new survey. 

    By Oct. 18, 2023
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    5 Reasons CFOs Should Adopt Real-Time Payments

    Why add another payment rail to the already numerous ways accounts payable and treasury can send money?

    By Oct. 13, 2023
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    Cybersecurity Budget Increases Fall to 6% in Current Cycle: Weekly Stat

    The good news for CISOs battling growing system intrusion attempts is the average cybersecurity budget as a share of total IT budget rose to more than 11%.

    By Sept. 27, 2023
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    Payments Automation is Saving Finance Teams 500 Hours Per Year

    New data from American Express shows the investments businesses are making in payments, purchase orders, and invoices. 

    By Sept. 25, 2023
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    49% of Top Execs Say AI Could Take Their Jobs: Weekly Stat

    C-suite leaders are concerned that if they don’t improve their AI skills, they will be unprepared for the future of work.

    By Sept. 20, 2023
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    5 Takeaways for CFOs From FinovateFall 2023

    Cybersecurity, AI, customer experience, and the future of labor were all topics of conversation during this year’s big fall fintech event in NYC.

    By Sept. 15, 2023
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    Only 15% of Organizations Actively Incorporate Generative AI: Weekly Stat

    While GenAI incorporation into strategy is low, the interest from finance chiefs is still apparent with 42% saying they are experimenting with the technology. 

    By Sept. 13, 2023
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    7 Questions for FinovateFall 2023 Conference

    As fintech leaders arrive in New York this coming week, here is what we at CFO are looking forward to the most at FinovateFall 2023.

    By Sept. 8, 2023
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    Arm’s Expected $4.7B IPO Could Clear Market Gridlock

    “Arm’s offering will be an important test of market sentiment, especially for the big tech names that were sidelined by last year’s sell-off,” said Renaissance Capital's Bill Smith. 

    By Sept. 5, 2023
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    Don’t Rush Ethics in Generative AI Adoption Plans

    Even when leaders feel the pressure to adopt generative AI quickly, ethical frameworks and use case policies should guide their plans.

    By Lindsey Wilkinson • Sept. 5, 2023
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    68% of Accounting Leaders Lack Efficient Technology for Rising Business Demands

    Revenue accounting teams feel the technology tools they have are insufficient to support new, complex go-to-market models, according to research from Zuora.

    By Aug. 28, 2023
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    59% of Executives Intend to Invest in Tech in Next 12-18 Months

    Finding value from new technology investments, such as generative AI, represents a top challenge for most executives, PwC found.

    By Roberto Torres • Aug. 22, 2023
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    4 Ways Finance Leaders Can Leverage ChatGPT

    When used responsibly, finance leaders can utilize the AI chatbot to enhance decision-making, improve operational efficiencies, and drive business growth.

    By Ori Pearl • Aug. 22, 2023
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    ChatGPT Finds Capex Plans in Earnings Calls

    New research found the AI-powered language model could help predict a company's investment plans when prompted to analyze call transcripts.

    By Aug. 11, 2023