A new version of SOXA Accelerator – which helps US-listed European companies address the challenges of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act – has been launched by HandySoft Global Corporation and Plumtree Software. SOXA Accelerator 2.0 now provides updated reporting capabilities for improved control and administration. The solution also provides enhanced support for Sarbanes-Oxley Sections 302 – which requires CEOs and CFOs of public companies to personally certify their company’s financial results quarterly and annually – and 404 – which requires that public companies report annually on the effectiveness of their reporting process and internal controls, and that external auditors attest to the company’s conclusions.
A report by broking group Marsh examines the repercussions from the administration of the South Korean company, which filed for bankruptcy protection at the end of August.
Global research by C2FO suggests that smaller businesses are less concerned with the repercussions of Brexit and the upcoming US presidential election.
A squeeze on skilled talent means it now takes an average of seven weeks to fill open permanent roles in finance in the UK according to new research from financial services recruitment firm Robert Half.
Early-stage merger and acquisition deals in Asia-Pacific show nearly 10% year-on-year growth in recent months.