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Finance transformation Article Archive


Finance Function Technology - 10 February 2014

In a world where technology is continually turning business on its head, is the finance function keeping up?


Global Business Services - 11 November 2013

A new report from ACCA shows that finance chiefs could drive more business value under new global business services (GBS) model


Future pathways to finance leadership - 27 September 2013

Tomorrow's finance chiefs will need deeper business acumen and a core finance understanding gained from a broader finance and business career, says a new report from ACCA and IMA


Maersk - 18 September 2013

When A.P. Møller Maersk wanted to maximise its SAP framework, taking out process variance for the end user, it reached out to....


Women in leadership - 12 August 2013

This report presents the most comprehensive review of the progress of women in leadership positions across the Commonwealth


Focus on finance leadership - 05 June 2013

This report brings together the discussions and conclusions from ACCA CFO Summit Asia 2012 held in Hong Kong


The future of finance talent - 17 April 2013

A new report from ACCA shows that emerging finance ‘super hubs’ are developing to draw in top talent


Remote Delivery: the China Story - 11 April 2013

New report shows that finance shared services and outsourcing is bringing benefits for Chinese and Hong Kong enterprises


The CFO In China - 01 February 2013

This ACCA report helps to define the role and value of CFOs in China and identify the challenges they face.


Talent management video - 18 January 2013

An interview exploring the role of talent management within shared services and outsourcing


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