Financial Management

SAP remains integral to supporting core finance, accounting, planning and reporting processes. New market demands are requiring companies to improve efficiency and build resilient, responsive finance and accounting platforms that can support rapid change and innovation. Content in this topic area helps finance executives, analysts, and support professionals understand how to leverage core ECC solutions, SAP S/4HANA, and partner and SAP add-on offerings to optimize their core finance and accounting business processes and provide greater visibility and insights for finance teams. Content will cover a wide range of key topics from finance and accounting strategy, to evaluating SAP S/4HANA and Central Finance, to key solutions in Group Reporting, Planning, record-to-report, order to cash, and other core accounting processes.


  1. Don’t Let Uncertainty Derail Your Finance and Accounting Operations

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    An Introduction to SAP Joint Venture Accounting, Part I

    By Roushan Jha and Prasad Atmakuri


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    A joint venture (JV) is an arrangement in which two or more parties come together and agree to pool their resources for a specific task. This task can be a new project or any other business activity. In a joint venture, each partner is responsible for profits, losses, and costs associated with the venture. Joint…
  2. BlackLine and Kyriba Combine to Improve Financial Close Management

    by Ogo Nwanyanwu, Research Director, SAPinsider BlackLine partners with Kyriba to deliver greater cash visibility BlackLine Inc. and Kyriba, announced a new partnership to provide organizations with greater collaboration between Finance, Accounting, Treasury and Risk teams.  The partnership offers mutual customers of their respective solutions, the capacity to accelerate bank connectivity and enhance cash visibility…....…
  3. Video Q&A with Roy Duffin, Managing Director, Accenture

    By Rizal Ahmed, Chief Research Officer, and Ogo Nwanyanwu, Research Director, Financial Management & Technology  All over the world, the COVID-19 pandemic remains a catalyst for persistent operational dislocation, meaning the threat of economic disruption is still just around the corner.  For organizations managing complex supply chains and engaging in multi-channel sales across borders, the current…...…
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    Simplifying Digital Transformations

    By Ogo Nwanyanwu, Research Director, Finance & Financial Automation Potential “Analysis Paralysis” Slowing Digital Transformation Strategy  Many organizations still operate elaborate technology landscapes built on legacy systems supported by outdated deployment strategies. Concurrently, both finance and IT professionals, want to avoid lengthy innovation roadmaps, prior to realizing ROI on technology investments. Decision-makers at these organizations,…...…
  5. RPA, AI, oh my! What you need to know about the technologies that drive automation

    Automation technologies have always been present. In today’s landscape there are more options for solutions and intelligent automation. This can create great value but only through careful design and implementation. Automation can enable businesses to reduce errors, improving quality and increase overall productivity. The technologies that deliver the best results in automation take the time…
  6. Tips and tricks to ease SAP S/4HANA Finance migration challenges

    Your SAP S/4HANA Finance budget is approved, but are you ready to start your SAP S/4HANA Finance project? Are your existing processes consistent for you to successfully migrate? Understand the key data objects (such as customers/vendors, consistent items and balances, consistent FICO setup and more) that you need for clean and safe transition. Attend this…
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    Automation Helps Position Finance as a Strategic Partner

    Companies are implementing automation into their operations at a rapid pace to achieve greater business efficiencies and cost savings. Automating financial processes is a strategic area of focus in those initiatives. Learn how finance can use automation to transform from a transactional function into a strategic advisory role and decision-maker.
  8. Special Expert Demo for SAPinsiders: Bringing the Top in Testing Automation Directly to You

    Most organizations have a need for the latest and greatest in technology, but their people don’t have the time to sign up and schedule multiple demos in search of the best one for them. Avo Automation knows this is a struggle, so we are bringing you a live demonstration packed with information relevant to you.…
  9. Tips and Tricks to Ease SAP S/4HANA Finance Migration Challenges

    Your SAP S/4HANA Finance budget is approved, but are you ready to start your SAP S/4HANA Finance project? Is your existing data consistent enough for you to successfully migrate? Understand the key data objects (including customers/vendors, consistent items and balances, and consistent FICO setup) that you need for a clean and safe transition. By attending,…
  10. The State of the Market of Financial Management

    Join this session to hear the latest results and analysis from SAPinsider's Head of Research on the state of the art of financial management and SAP's feedback. Learn from Martin Naraschewski about how SAP innovations are helping customers transform their finance functions – and how the powerful insights finance can provide can help steer businesses…