Companies have to accept that spreadsheets need to be used but they must know when and where they are being used, writes Ralph Baxter
Six months after the 1 April mandation date for iXBRL filing and it’s time for FDs to turn this particular compliance challenge to their advantage, says Phill Robinson
An FD mulls the pros and cons to work through before jumping on the cloud computing bandwagon
FDs put security concerns around cloud computing over the cost of engaging with the super-hyped technology
Recognising the cream of the UK in accounting, audit, insolvency and business recovery
Finance directors must arrange sound protection and reporting of company data processing even when it is outsourced
Few businesses can do without the internet, but ecommerce is widening the scope for reputational risk
An array of portable communication nick-nacks and social media sources leave companies open to attack
Businesses must take action to tackle ‘spear phishing’ and other malware-spreading viruses.
The internet as we know it is already 24 years old. But we are only just beginning to explore its possibilities.