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October 13, 2014
When Lehman Brothers failed in 2008, regulators and other banks had precious little data to gauge wider financial risks. Enter legal entity identifiers, a form of semantic data.
April 21, 2014
The father of XBRL outlines what it takes to better automate financial reporting and analysis -- and why it's worth the trouble.
February 15, 2013
Smartphones and tablets help organizations’ employees see the same version of the performance picture. Will finance embrace these mobile solutions?
January 30, 2013
In a webinar, Workday executives discussed CFOs' top concerns with current financial management systems and how they are approaching replacements.
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Although Inline XBRL, also called 'iXBRL,' simplifies reporting, experts still believe XBRL's full value has not yet been unlocked. Continue Reading
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Spend management is an essential tool for tracking expenses and reducing financial waste. In this guide, learn the basics of spend management and discover some of the ways it can help companies rein in spending. Continue Reading
SOX compliance requirements can lead to process improvements and data governance for larger firms, but smaller shops still struggle with Sarbanes-Oxley. Continue Reading