Accounting software

India expecting boom for forensic accounting

Thousands of forensic accountants needed to manage strengthened due diligence

04 Feb 2009

Sage roll-out turns into 'nightmare'

Sage software installation is a 'complete nightmare' according to London accountancy firm who spent 32 hours on the accounting software supplier’s helpline

29 Jan 2009

Fraud: the occupational hazards

Dishonesty appears to be a growing trend in business, with high profile cases rarely out of the headlines. Joseph T Wells looks at the myriad of methods used to defraud companies that accountants should be on the lookout for

29 Jan 2009

Wolf appointed CFO and vice president at IT security giant

Dennis Wolf, former CFO at MySQL, lands dual role at Finjan

21 Jan 2009

Corporate fraud tops £1.2bn

UK companies' fraud costs jump 14 per cent

19 Jan 2009

Softwares: technology in a tangle

Systems integration is never easy, but requires even greater due diligence during a merger

15 Jan 2009

Online software 'more expensive and riskier'

Implementation of software as a service is ‘harder, more expensive and riskier’ than initially anticipated, says SAP boss

15 Jan 2009

Taxman seeking head of IT

HMRC IT job could pay £200,000

14 Jan 2009

Online self-assessment tax returns surge

Online filing has hit a record number this year, HMRC reveals

08 Jan 2009

UK taxpayers targeted by fake emails

Scam emails attempt to harvest credit card details

07 Jan 2009

Coda expands into Europe

Financial software company reaches out to Spanish customers

22 Dec 2008

Forestry body uses finance IT to measure carbon footprints

Forestry Commission tweaks its finance software to calculate individual employees' carbon emissions

19 Dec 2008

MacIntyre Hudson drops Access for SAP

Mid-tier firm switches accounting software supplier

16 Dec 2008

Sage US director resigns

Sage loses another senior figure as the president of its business management division resigns

12 Dec 2008

Software sector under pressure as downturn hits sales

Gartner revises business software sales forecast for 2009 downwards

12 Dec 2008

Quickbooks preparing to go on the phone

Developer at mobile phone based accounting software for Asia

04 Dec 2008

Debenhams blames IT systems for VAT delay

Debenhams is yet to pass on the 2.5% cut in VAT to customers, citing delays in updating store systems

04 Dec 2008

Thomson Reuters buys accounting firm favourite Paisley

Governance risk and compliance software used by global accounting firms is acquired up by Thomson

03 Dec 2008

Sage posts 7% rise in revenues

Revenue and profits despite conditions but growth rates slow significantly

03 Dec 2008

Softworld expands with regional events

New Spring shows in the North West and Scotland

03 Dec 2008

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The Practitioner: Mastering a merger

The Practitioner calls for senior staff to step up to the plate: as clandestine merger meetings take place

Guest Column: My year as FD-turned-CEO

Richard Stone speaks openly about his first year as Share plc's CEO - having served as its FD

Leader: KPMG's SME move part of a worrying change to small practice landscape

KPMG's foray into the SME market will likely succeed, but it must convince clients it will ‘care' in the same way a ‘local' practice would


David vs Goliath? Small practitioners pick apart KPMG's SME move

Storm erupts after Big Four firm announces it will take on high-street accountants and the mid-tier accountancy firms that focus predominantly on SME market

Taking Stock: Mazuma's Blue (Peter) movie

Those crazy cats at Mazuma have filmed a brilliant Blue Peter-style video. They're wasted in number-crunching

Colin: Ben Affleck's costume drama

Colin wonders how much Ben Affleck's turn in The Accountant will differ from his previous roles

Taking Stock: Shooting begins on Affleck thriller The Accountant

Affleck is the star in Warner Brothers flick about and a mild-mannered accountant who becomes a high-class assassin by night

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