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The pace of change in the audit analytics market is making auditors reconsider their choice of tools. Lesley Meall looks at developments.
Reskilling is the answer to a blizzard of challenges approaching financial services, according to an influential City report. But which skills are most important to acquire for current and future financial services employees?
17 January 2020: the term "automation" strikes fear into the hearts of many professionals, but Head of the ICAEW Tech Faculty Richard Anning explains why the limitations of technology mean accountants will always have a role to play in optimising their clients’ financial position.
Change is inevitable, it is all around us. Brexit, political upheaval, increasing regulation and a growing protectionist agenda make it incredibly difficult to run your business.BAM are here to help, with our special report on managing change, we can help successfully guide you through inevitable change with our practical tips and hands on approach.
To find out how businesses and accountants are approaching this powerful new technology, we partnered with the Shanghai National Accounting Institute and Inspur to talk to IT, operations and finance professionals across China, which is playing a leading role in the development of the IoT.
This thought leadership report provides a rare insight into how digital transformation is being managed in practice across a range of different business settings, and highlights pertinent considerations for leaders undertaking their own transformation projects.
This thought leadership report delves into the ethics of new technology.
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Gain an insight into this emerging risk and opportunity for financial services firms and understand practical principles for exploring the possibilities in an ethical way
Discover how new technologies such as XBRL, Blockchain and AI might impact the world of corporate reporting.
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The article offers information on the robotic process automation (RPA) technology that is the combination of existing technologies into easy-to- use automation platforms. It looks how RPA will impact on the work of accountants, reducing the amount of time spent on basic data processing and allowing them to work on more strategic and impactful decision-making tasks.
Article looks at Artificial Intelligence adoption including case studies to demonstrate how machine learning-enhanced packages from enterprise applications suppliers are starting to be used.
Article looks at two CFOs who discuss how their role has changed, particularly with reference to technology and robotic p[process automation.
Report from the FRC's Financial Reporting Lab which covers background on Artificial Intelligence (AI), what it is and how it has developed and some of the potential use cases that AI has for corporate reporting. Some actions for all those involved in corporate reporting are given as recommendations.
Each year Deloitte publishes its Global Robotics Survey where it asks businesses around the world about their awareness and implementation of RPA.
Response to the Lords report 'AI in the UK: Ready, Willing and Able' which gives the Government's recommendations and plans for Artificial Intelligence in the UK
House of Lords Select Committee on Artificial Intelligence report of session 2017-19 whose 'recommendations are designed to support the Government and the UK in realising the potential of AI for our society and our economy, and to protect society from potential threats and risks'.
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