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  • White Papers // Dec 2010

    The Cloud Transforms Business

    The cloud has reached an important inflection point that is impacting corporate strategy and changing business models. Organizations that recognize and are able to effectively manage risks around cloud will create a sustainable competitive advantage. Years of technological advances have allowed the Internet to become a viable backbone for "Virtualized"...

    Provided By Financial Executives International

  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Using Spreadsheets for Reconciliations - An Obsolete, Risky Practice

    Account reconciliations are considered a critical key control for ensuring financial statement accuracy. However, they can only succeed if they are meeting their purpose: Assessing the validity, correctness or appropriateness of an account balance at a specific point in time, documented by relevant calculations, clear and complete explanations and copies...

    Provided By Financial Executives International

  • White Papers // Jan 2003

    FASB Business Combinations and Intangible Assets Project Analysis

    A Yet there are often compelling reasons for privately held businesses to obtain them, too. Armed with a fairness opinion, a company's senior management and board of directors can make better- informed decisions about a change-of-control transaction and avoid possible turmoil down the road. The boards of private companies are...

    Provided By Financial Executives International

  • White Papers // Jun 2001

    As Boards Shrink, Responsibilities Grow

    Smaller, more independent, more diverse: These are key trends for corporate boards in this country, which are gradually losing their image as old boys' networks of golfing and fishing buddies. The changes are evolutionary, and efforts to recruit women and minorities still tend to get bogged down in a debate...

    Provided By Financial Executives International

  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Using Spreadsheets for Reconciliations - An Obsolete, Risky Practice

    Account reconciliations are considered a critical key control for ensuring financial statement accuracy. However, they can only succeed if they are meeting their purpose: Assessing the validity, correctness or appropriateness of an account balance at a specific point in time, documented by relevant calculations, clear and complete explanations and copies...

    Provided By Financial Executives International

  • White Papers // Dec 2010

    The Cloud Transforms Business

    The cloud has reached an important inflection point that is impacting corporate strategy and changing business models. Organizations that recognize and are able to effectively manage risks around cloud will create a sustainable competitive advantage. Years of technological advances have allowed the Internet to become a viable backbone for "Virtualized"...

    Provided By Financial Executives International

  • White Papers // Jun 2001

    As Boards Shrink, Responsibilities Grow

    Smaller, more independent, more diverse: These are key trends for corporate boards in this country, which are gradually losing their image as old boys' networks of golfing and fishing buddies. The changes are evolutionary, and efforts to recruit women and minorities still tend to get bogged down in a debate...

    Provided By Financial Executives International

  • White Papers // Jan 2003

    FASB Business Combinations and Intangible Assets Project Analysis

    A Yet there are often compelling reasons for privately held businesses to obtain them, too. Armed with a fairness opinion, a company's senior management and board of directors can make better- informed decisions about a change-of-control transaction and avoid possible turmoil down the road. The boards of private companies are...

    Provided By Financial Executives International