This report provides the reader with an insight into the integration experiences and views of senior European corporates who have carried out M&A programmes in recent years. We explore their rationale for and approach to M&A integration, and illuminate key factors in determining a successful merger.
This paper addresses some of the salient requirements of the EU Data Protection Directive or the UK Data Protection Act 1998 pertinent to the investigation, review, and/or collection of employees’ personal data.
IT organizations rely on solutions such as the ITIL® and COBIT to help understand the challenges of compliance regulations. This white paper from BMC® Software discusses how the two can be used together.
Executive Management bears the ultimate responsibility for the success or failure of the business. Today, these traditional challengesoccur in the context of unprecedented levels of investor and regulatory scrutiny. Executive Management must find the proper equilibrium among these pressures,…
IT can be to the company what high-tech firms have been to the economy - a catalyst for changeand an engine driving rapid growth. Of course, the opposite is also true: IT failures can seriously harm the company, but why?
Studies show that the markets consistently punish companies that do not accurately forecast their financial performance, even if that performance is objectively good. By contrast, companies that can consistently deliver forecasted results are rewarded with a premium in their market capitalization…
Having an infrastructure and framework in place is an integral part of SarBox compliance; once acknowledged and set in stone within an organisation can it begin to address other compliance processes like financial management. this White Paper provides a clear overview of what you need to know.
In order to support the agenda for growth through innovation, Finance needs to partner more, to analyse and predict, not only record and report. But, what stops this happening?
MiFID has been hailed by some analysts as the most fundamental shake up of the European banking sector in a generation. This White Paper provides a key overview of the implications of MIFID.
With regulatory responsibility falling on executivesthroughout the value chain and the danger of stringent and varied sanctions, enterprise risk management continues to grow in importance within all companies. Read this report from Computer Associates to discover the current trends in risk…