Finance news stories - Page 1
OfficeMax NZ sees significant growth through Seismic partnership
OfficeMax New Zealand has announced it has seen a significant increase in customer and sales confidence as a result of Seismic’s digital enablement software.
Privacy, data ethics and the ‘seismic shift’ in consumer trust
Aussie consumers have low levels of trust for advertising, but will pay more to purchase from a trusted brand, a new report from Cheetah Digital reveals.
SaaS sector in NZ thriving as a result of trans -Tasman partnerships
New Zealand's Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) sector is on track to be the biggest contributor to GDP this year, generating more than NZD$20 billion for the New Zealand economy.
Ernst & Young
Ernst & Young NZ acquires tech firm Q4 Associates
Effective from today, the Q4 Associates addition will impact significant areas of EY’s working operations, particularly in the financial sector.
KICKS CREW selects Forter to help scale global eCommerce operations
KICKS CREW has selected Forter to help scale its global digital commerce operations.
More than half of CIOs looking to hire more employees - report
New research by Robert Half as part of the 2022 Salary Guide mid-year refresh finds that Australia's technology sector is showing signs of strong growth over the remainder of 2022.
Eightcap to use BlackLine system to support financial close
Global CFD Eightcap is using BlackLine's recently launched Modern Accounting Playbook (MAP) to support financial close.
TIBCO announces release of Cloud EBX for enhanced data management
TIBCO has recently announced the release of TIBCO Cloud EBX, a new Master Data Management (MDM) Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution.
Gartner predicts 2022 global IT spend to reach $4.5 trillion
Gartner’s latest report forecasts worldwide IT spending to reach US$4.5 trillion in 2022, an increase of 3% compared to 2021.
BillingPlatform introduces new enhancements to revenue management services
Some of the new developments include hosted payment pages, and new and updated connectors to Salesforce, NetSuite, OneSource, Avalara and other enterprise systems.
Airwallex launches global payment services in New Zealand
The launch will enable businesses in New Zealand to tap into Airwallex's global payments services, offering an alternative to traditional banks.
How Airwallex helps businesses achieve globalisation success
As markets continue to shift, businesses need to be able to provide the same quality of service for customers regardless of where they are located around the world.
Australians re-examining spending fees and charges
The majority of Australians are beginning to examine fees more closely. Unfortunately, no transaction is completely and always ‘free’.
New financial accounting hub can manage 40 million events daily
The new Axway Financial Accounting Hub can manage 40 million events daily and halve costs and integration time for ERP Finance migration projects.
Finance is on a new footing to improve internal customer service
Finance functions and leaders have marked 2022 down as a year for process improvement, writes Servicely’s founder and CEO Dion Williams.
DataRobot AI solution for CIMB Bank recognised at Asset Triple A Digital Awards
The new AI development by DataRobot helped CIMB develop machine learning credit models for its retail portfolio strengthening the bank's credit risk modelling and retail underwriting capabilities.
Xero announces financial news and new updates in monthly wrap
Xero has announced a successful revenue growth in its new annual report, along with a variety of new product enhancements and a new plan.
Appian helps increase Pepper Money's business volumes with low-code solution
Appian has announced it has helped finance company Pepper Money improve business volumes by 70% for its SOLANA platform.
FIs failing to adequately secure cloud, leading to huge losses
Not moving to more reliable cloud options is costing FIs 21%-50% of revenue on average yet only 2% of financial institutions are planning to change providers.
Success and reward: Navigating ERP digital finance transformations
The phenomenon of integrating new digital technologies into all areas of business has become more pronounced as businesses adapt to challenges and opportunities arising from the pandemic.
How AI and ML can help significantly enhance enterprise planning
AI and ML can take much of the hassle out of these often overwhelming business processes, and Jedox's AIssisted planning solution has proven on all fronts to be a notable example of this technology.
Finance sector's tolerance of poor cloud connectivity costly
The “resilience paradox” suggests that financial institutions have come to tolerate poor cloud connectivity experiences.
Why personalised CX will pay off for Asia’s banks
In just a few years, well-funded fintech firms, mobile wallets, trading apps and digital-only banks have revolutionised the centuries-old banking industry.
Robotic Process Automation / RPA
rapidMATION helps Coates achieve success with landmark RPA solution
A strong Robotic Process Automation solution (RPA) can help solve many complex issues that businesses face daily.