Archive - July 2019

Cyber Risks Drawing Increased Scrutiny in Public Company Transition

As everyone who reads the news knows by now, cyberattacks can be expensive. In addition to the risk of direct loss of revenue and intellectual property, there are the potential costs of remediation, legal expenses, brand erosion and urgent...

New Staffing Strategies Can Help Finance Leaders Address Business Challenges

Keeping up with new technologies and new compliance obligations are two of the greatest pressures finance leaders face, according to the results of a recent Robert Half Management Resources survey. This is driving private companies to change the way...

Accelerating RPA Maturity: 3 Ways Consumer Products and Retail Companies Can Step Up Their Game

The number of organizations turning to robotic process automation (RPA) for process automation is growing fast. So, too, is the number of RPA leaders looking to expand their use of bots to almost every function in their organization. Despite these...

Energy and Utilities Companies Can Build an On-Ramp to the AI Fast Lane With Intelligent Automation

Like many organizations today, energy and utilities companies are trying to understand advanced artificial intelligence (AI) and identify practical use cases for the technology that will benefit the business and its customers. And like their...

No Stone Unturned: Key Considerations for Finalizing CECL Model Implementation and Validation

With a December 31st deadline looming for SEC reporting financial institutions under the Financial Accounting Standards Board’s (FASB) new Accounting Standard Update (ASU) on Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL), institutions are in various...

Financial Action Task Force Set to Rate Hong Kong “Compliant” in Anti-Money Laundering Evaluation

According to a press release by the Hong Kong government, Hong Kong is set to receive an overall rating of “Compliant” in what will be its Fourth Financial Action Task Force (FATF) Mutual Evaluation. The Mutual Evaluation Report (MER) is scheduled...