With 2005 marked as the year in which FDs turned to IT to help cope with the continuing regulatory onslaught, the Softworld Accounting and Finance event at Olympia should see huge interest in the latest applications and products.
IFRS, Sarbanes-Oxley, and the Combined Code on Corporate Governance all present their particular IT challenges. The Softworld event will see masterclasses, briefings and panel discussions, and they will all focus on the hottest and toughest topics in financial IT.
Along with the more than 70 vendors on show on 2 and 3 March, this should make the event the most impressive ever.
Drastically fewer offices for HMRC in the hope to reduce their running costs
A CIO has been appointed at BDO from law firm Olswang
Global revenues have risen 8% to $7.6bn (£6bn) for BDO in 2016
The accounting and legal giants have partnered to create DataCheckPoint, an eight-stage data and cyber security audit offering