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    Cyberattacks pose biggest business threat, small companies say

    Small businesses in professional services are more concerned about cyber risk than those in manufacturing or other services, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce said.

    By April 12, 2024
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    Tech vendor Docyt adds voice feature to AI-driven accounting tool

    Docyt is among the software vendors racing to capitalize on recent advancements in AI. Many of them are zeroing in on the corporate finance market.

    By April 11, 2024
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    CFO best practices in the evolving generative AI era

    As the initial frenzy around the launch of generative artificial intelligence subsides, a new GenAI era appears to be taking shape.

    By CFO Dive staff
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    CFOs mull future benefits for AI in tax: insightsoftware

    When it comes to bringing AI into tax, it remains a bit of a “wait and see” for finance chiefs, said insightsoftware’s Josh Schauer.

    By April 11, 2024
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    Nation-state actors drive up cyberthreats

    Microsoft and Hewlett Packard Enterprise are among companies that have recently reported high-profile cyber intrusions attributed to nation-state actors.

    By April 9, 2024
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    Capital One’s Discover bid tops biggest Q1 tech-related deals

    The proposed Capital One-Discover merger made the list because of fintech issues that are at stake in the $35.3 billion deal.

    By April 9, 2024
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    Companies fall short on curbing cybersecurity risks from vendors: Moody’s

    Cyberrisks are mounting, with artificial intelligence likely to increase the threat of attack in the short to medium term, Moody’s said.

    By April 8, 2024
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    As Zillow alum takes the financial helm, Varo Bank sets sights on profitability

    Varo’s Allen Parker is focused on “ensuring finance can play a role in how we prioritize our investments” which will be critical to achieving profitability, he said.

    By April 8, 2024
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    Spotify names new CFO amid profitability push

    The move follows efforts by the music streaming giant to turn the page on a history of financial struggles, including by raising prices and cutting staff.

    By April 4, 2024
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    Intel appoints new CFO to troubled chipmaking unit

    The appointment follows a $7 billion operating loss for Intel’s foundry unit as AI’s potential pushes up both interest and pricing in the semiconductor space.

    By April 3, 2024
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    AT&T hit with proposed class action suit over massive data breach

    The breach was a “direct result” of AT&T’s failure to implement adequate cybersecurity procedures, the suit alleges.

    By April 2, 2024
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    Fixing the broken state of SaaS purchasing

    A “growth-at-all-costs” mentality has led some SaaS companies to overpromise results and obscure pricing details, writes Olive Technologies CEO Chris Heard.

    By Chris Heard • April 2, 2024
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    Microsoft decouples Teams from 365 globally

    The move comes eight months after the software giant unbundled the two solutions in the European Economic Area and Switzerland to quell regulatory concerns.

    By Matt Ashare • April 1, 2024
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    3 ways tech-enabled staffing solutions help businesses scale

    Using a tech-enabled solution can help you scale your team, your revenue and your resources — better than traditional solutions.

    April 1, 2024
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    CFOs trim hiring while adopting automation: Fed survey

    The rising use of robots, artificial intelligence and other automation aligns with signs in recent months that the labor market is cooling.

    By March 28, 2024
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    Startup looking to disrupt ERP market with AI raises $9.2M

    New York-based Nominal said its funding round included participation from executives at Salesforce, ServiceNow and Intel.

    By March 28, 2024
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    Chip costs weigh on AI ROI

    AI-driven efficiency gains will likely propel ongoing investments. The cost implications for CFOs are just coming to light.

    By March 28, 2024
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    FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried gets 25 years in prison

    The sentence was handed down Thursday, nearly five months after crypto’s former golden boy was found guilty on seven counts of fraud and conspiracy.

    By Gabrielle Saulsbery • March 28, 2024
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    GameStop’s interim CFO gets permanent seat

    The appointment comes after significant churn in the position and as the company looks to turn around slumping sales.

    By March 27, 2024
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    SEC fines Arista Networks founder Bechtolsheim $1M for insider trading

    Andreas “Andy” Bechtolsheim, who resigned as Arista chairman in December, allegedly arranged put options contracts for a relative based on non-public information about an imminent deal.

    By March 26, 2024
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    Business execs gear up for ‘next phase’ of GenAI

    Firms that have tested GenAI in pilots are now aiming for larger-scale investments while proceeding with caution, according to KPMG.

    By March 26, 2024
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    AI scales up fraud controls, but humans still vital

    AI analytics technology is turbocharging anti-fraud measures through its ability to process oceans of financial data.

    By Chris Gaetano • March 26, 2024
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    Zoom launches AI collaboration hub, brings automation to the fore

    Zoom One bundles will rebrand to Zoom Workplace bundles for new and existing customers following a public release in April and May.

    By Lindsey Wilkinson • March 26, 2024
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    The CFO’s charter: Measuring financial risk in the age of GenAI

    As organizations adopt generative AI, CFOs must explore the new landscape of financial risk modeling. Delve into how they can strategically identify and measure risk, unlocking opportunities for their organizations' financial resilience.

    By Valerie Mayer • March 25, 2024
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    FASB backs off bigger software accounting revamp

    It's been decades since the Financial Accounting Standards Board has made any major changes to GAAP accounting rules for software.

    By March 21, 2024
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    Cube taps Workday alum to drive tech, finance synergy with new $20M funding

    Workday alum Suresh Bala will keep his eye on the goals of the CFO as he taps the new funding to elevate Cube’s FP&A offerings, he said.

    By March 19, 2024