Financial Products Software
Financial accounting software, including online financial and forecasting software.
Online financial products
AccountsIQ Enterprise – is a Cloud Accounting application for delivery over the Internet. Suitable for small to enterprise level businesses with complex group consolidation requirements. It is designed primarily as a full online accounting solution for accountants and Business Process Outsourcers as a platform for offering accounting services to their clients.
Netsuite provides a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) based unified package comprising key Accounting/ERP, CRM, and ecommerce capabilities. In addition, the company provides a hosted application development platform for solution customisation, and sector and function- specific solutions.
NetSuite’s claims their SaaS solution integrates front office processes such as customer acquisition, with back office processes, such as inventory and order management, and provides real time dashboard-based KPI reporting across processes, together with full audit trails.
QuickBooks OnlineQuickBooks Online bring extensive bookkeeping capabilities to small business users in an easy-to-use design that does not require customers to be familiar with debit/credit accounting say Intuit. QuickBooks products aim to address the needs of small businesses that are project, job or time based, that require a multi-user product and/or multi-currency. Intuit say the QuickBooks Online Range is not designed for larger companies with highly functional, multi-user and multi-currency requirements or for those companies requiring full order processing and stock control. Time recording system and a payroll system are offered as chargeable additions; which seamlessly integrate in real‐time with the accounting system.
Sage One Accounts Extra
Sage One is an online accounting and payroll service aimed and marketed to micro and small businesses (i.e. sole traders up to businesses employing 10 to 15 people) directly and via Accountants, banks and various other sales channels.
The web interface is simple and clear in design and the language used makes it much more accessible for ‘non-accountants’, although most small businesses will either contract an Accountant or Bookkeeper. Accountants can access extended features such as Accounts Production and collaboration tools and are able to view and manage their clients’ accounts online.
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SAP Business One
SAP Business One offers an affordable way to manage an entire business – from sales and customer relationships to financials and operations. It helps companies streamline processes, act on timely information, and drive profitable growth.
SAP Business One is designed with flexibility in mind and can be deployed on premise or in a cloud delivered in a ‘Partner Managed Cloud’ (PMC) or directly by SAP themselves. It can be accessed any time and from any place using the mobile app.
On-premise financial products
Dimensions from Access is a business management software suite aimed at medium and large companies, to help organisations to co-ordinate their whole business. They cover every major area of business activity, from core financials and project management through to CRM, e-business, manufacturing and distribution.
Dimensions financials sits at the core of Access’ product portfolio, is available as multi-company and multi-currency and a consolidation module is available for larger group companies.
Customers can also add on modules such as Document Management, Business Intelligence and integration with Microsoft Office.
QuickBooks bring extensive bookkeeping capabilities to small business users in an easy-to-use design that does not require customers to be familiar with debit/credit accounting say Intuit.
QuickBooks products aim to address the needs of small businesses that are project, job or time based, that require a multi-user product and/or multi-currency.
Intuit say the QuickBooks range is not designed for larger companies with highly functional, multi-user and multi-currency requirements or for those companies requiring full order processing and stock control.
Time recording system and a payroll system are offered as chargeable additions; which seamlessly integrate in real‐time with the accounting system.
Khaos Control is a part of a comprehensive end to end business management solution range for SMEs and larger organisations.
The software includes order processing, purchasing, stock control, warehouse control and accounts. Integration with their own eCommerce solution or 3rd party web integration is available. Multi-channel integrations with the likes of Amazon and eBay for both order processing and stock level management come as standard.
The product range also includes Khaos Control Cloud which is based on the same technologies, offering a web interface to Khaos Control for users on the go or for smaller organisations who don’t require the full functionality of Khaos Control.
PS Financials is a multi-currency, multi-dimension, unified ledger system. A unified ledger means that there is no requirement for reconciliation processes, and that analysis and reporting is achieved without the need for complex database table joins.
PS Financials has benefited from significant investment with much of the development being focused on more advanced accounting functionality and improvements in ease of use, administration and change. Key development areas have been the introduction of unlimited dimensions, ledgers, values and budgets; consolidation; role based security; creation of sector specific reporting packs; accreditation for the HMRC Gateway; and the introduction of new modules including Recurring Income Management, Direct Debits, Document Automation, Workflow, and Portal.
Sage products have been competently written and are supported by Sage (UK) Ltd Accounting through a network of authorised business partners.
Sage Line 50Sage offer a range of financial solutions for self-employed, professional, sole traders or owners, bookkeepers or accountants working for growing businesses through to financial directors of large organisations. Sage 50 Accounts Professional is aimed at SMEs using between 1 to 20 workstations. The Sage Accounts range consists of Accounts, Accounts Plus, Accounts Professional (formally called Financial Controller) and Client Manager (used by accountants). Sage Instant Accounts is a single user system and Sage Instant Accounts Plus is a 2 user system.
The different versions cover a mix of financials and commercials and include bill of materials and fixed assets.
Sage Line 200
The Sage 200 Suite of business software helps organisations with an average of between 20-200 employees and a typical turnover of £1m-£50m to co-ordinate their whole business: from customer-facing systems, such as sales and service, through back-office processes, including accounting and project management; to activities such as retail/wholesale, construction and manufacturing.
Wise Software Ltd
OrderWise is able to provide companies with a single end to end software solution in both commercial and financial business management. It includes the option to have an integrated web site, multi-channel web integrations and listings, order processing management, mobile warehouse management and accounts.