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| | 8 minutes | Finance, Strategy
2020: The year technology finally acts as a true enabler
2020 Business Strategy Predictions

Finance and human capital management (HCM) are the foundations of global business operations, and they are being affected by regular and unpredictable changes to business models,…

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| | 3 minutes | Business Technology, Digital Transformation, Finance
AI in Project Finance is there when you outgrow Excel
Project Finance in Construction

Project financial control is often complex, multi-dimensional and prone to the unexpected, then why do project controllers rely so heavily…

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| | 7 minutes | Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Finance, Strategy, Transform Your Business
Industry predictions – How will technology triumph over turbulence in 2019 and beyond?
Photo by Philipp Birmes from Pexels_Treagust Predictions

2019 is already shaping up to be a turbulent year when finance departments take a more strategic role. After 10…

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| | 3 minutes | Finance
Lease accounting changes and the $3Tn of missing assets.
Money

With IFRS16 and ASC842 coming into force on 1st January 2019 lease accounting is set to change. Here I discuss…

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| | 3 minutes | Business Agility, Business Technology, Digital Transformation, Finance, Strategy
Delivering corporate performance management
communication

Corporate performance management can help your business deliver its strategy and drive required results.  Discover what it is and how…

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| | 3 minutes | Business Agility, Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Events, Finance, IFS News, Strategy, Transform Your Business
Make better decisions with Business Planning, new in IFS Applications 10
Business planning, a part of the corporate performance management offering in IFS Applications 10

Good business planning depends on good business information. If you data lives in IFS, shouldn’t your planning live there , too? With IFS Applications 10, it can.

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| | 6 minutes | Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Finance, Research, Strategy
Blockchain, robotic automation and holistic reporting set to transform businesses in 2018 and beyond
2018 financial industry trends

The financial area is heavily impacted by new technology at the moment. Balancing trust, swift transactions and increased transparency is…

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| | 5 minutes | Business Technology, Finance
Cryptocurrency – time for a rocket launch or a giant bubble burst?
Cryptocurrency – time for a rocket launch or a giant bubble burst?

Since the publication of Satoshi Nakamoto’s white paper, Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System in 2008, cryptocurrency led by Bitcoin, has…

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| | 3 minutes | Aerospace & Defense, Business Technology, Creativity & Innovation, Finance, IFS Labs, Research
Disrupting aviation with Blockchain
Disrupting aviation with Blockchain

How through-life asset management can be improved using distributed ledgers throughout the chain. IFS Labs’ research into Blockchain Blockchain is…

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| | 7 minutes | Business Technology, Finance, Strategy
Is your GDPR project going to achieve compliance?
Is your GDPR project going to achieve compliance?

On May 25, 2018, the new and considerably more onerous general data protection regulations take effect. It affects all companies…

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| | 4 minutes | Business Technology, Finance, Strategy
The time has never been better to invest for growth
The time has never been better to invest for growth

In an age where intangible value outstrips tangible by 4:1, and where new technology is forging some of the world’s…

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| | 4 minutes | Business Technology, Finance, Strategy
6 business benefits of Blockchain
6 business benefits of Blockchain

Blockchain was born to provide legitimacy to its Bitcoin master after the financial cataclysm of 2008. At its heart is…

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