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Streamlining Your Conversion to IFRS: Challenges, Choices, and Transformative Technologies

This SAP paper shows how organisations can use IFRS adoption as a chance to review and improve their financial consolidation and reporting systems, and enable rapid legal compliance. 
 
Now is the time to begin treating the IFRS transition as an opportunity, rather than just a mandate. Enterprises can realize benefits beyond simple compliance – ranging from reduced closing times to higher-quality information to support decision making.

 

How Accountants Can Develop "Predictive Awareness"
Ways accountants can identify opportunities for new offerings
Overcoming the Skepticism of Mobile Payments
How to secure mobile payment
Controls Treasurers Can Use to Reduce Fraud
How to effectively mitigate payment fraud
M&A Predictor
The largest firms to show an increased appetite for M&A in 2015
CFO: need to know | Profitability in emerging markets – non-financial risks
How to achieve profitable growth in emerging markets
Michael Spence: Reacting to disruption
How to encourage stronger global economic growth
Beyond Borders: Nurturing the Seed
How to grow your new subsidiary overseas
Jonathan Woetzel on China's future
Jonathan Woetzel, McKinsey & Company's director on China's growth...
CFO: need to know | Cybersecurity – A new normal
CFOs need to approach cybersecurity along with other risks
How to effectively negotiate a pay rise | Robert Half Recruitment
How to prepare properly for a payrise negotiation
CFO Signals: 2015 Q1 Results
Continued optimism among CFOs despite rising volatility
IBM BusinessConnect 2015 event highlight
How CFOs can leverage big data, analytics to drive growth
Beyond Borders: Build or Buy
Should you outsource treasury operations when expanding globally?
Ideas that Lead: Research In Focus – Global Fixed Income & Economic Outlook
The global economy in 2015 and its implications for fixed income