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Oxford Economics Report: Revealing the Best Finance Leaders
This won’t come as a surprise to anyone, but effectively controlling spending is key to boosting performance and efficiency. The surprise, perhaps, is how CFOs are doing it. Or maybe we should say – how they’re doing it differently.

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Risk and Resilience in Financial Services
There are two main risks that businesses in the financial services industry face: financial and operational. One is part and parcel of the industry, but the other can be avoided. An element of financial risk is typically an accepted, and more...

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Press ReleaseSeptember 11, 2018
Travel & Expense Trends
Svenskar lägger mest arbetstid i Europa på att redovisa milersättning
En ny europeisk undersökning från SAP Concur visar att hela 64 procent sällan eller aldrig har med milersättningen i godkännandeprocessen. Trots att Sverige är det flitigaste landet i Europa med att begära milersättning (36 procent) är...

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How Connected Spend Helps Retailers with Christmas Craziness
If you work in retail, you’ll likely have spent your summer planning for Christmas. And now that it’s officially autumn, the run-up to the festive season is well and truly upon you. If you’re feeling the pressure, there are ways to make next year...

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Press ReleaseOctober 31, 2018
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Svenska affärsresenärer sämst på AI och hur det används
Sverige kommer allra sist i en ny europeisk undersökning från SAP Concur som visar att både kännedom och användning av AI (artificiell intelligens) fortfarande är relativt låg bland affärsresenärer. Mindre än hälften av de tillfrågade känner till...

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Connected journeys with the Concur App Centre
“You’ll begin to see corporate tools and consumer tools become much more interoperable. On a trip I may use five or six supplier applications.  And that’s going to evolve – the ability to have a single-app experience across multiple app...

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Beat The Cashflow Crisis This Christmas
The good thing about coming back to work after your Christmas holiday is that everyone else has been away too. The bad thing, of course, is that cash has also been on holiday and no one has settled any invoices. Add in the fact that employees...

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Press ReleaseDecember 19, 2018
Travel & Expense Trends
Direktbokade affärsresor minskade kraftigt 2018
Trenden bland affärsresenärer att boka flyg och boende direkt hos leverantörerna verkar nu gå åt ett annat håll enligt färsk statistik från SAP Concur och GBTA. Antalet europeiska affärsresenärer som bokade flyg direkt hos flygbolaget föll från 79...

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Webinar: Reimagine Your Travel and Expense Processes with AI and Machine...
Watch our on-demand webinar, “Time Travel: How AI and Machine Learning Are Reimagining Travel and Expense Processes”, and learn how industry-leading companies are integrating intelligent technology to reimagine their travel and expense processes....

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Learn Why Top CFOs Are Embracing Cloud Technology
This won’t come as a surprise to anyone, but effectively controlling spending is key to boosting performance and efficiency. The surprise, perhaps, is how CFOs are doing it. Or maybe we should say – how they’re doing it differently. Oxford...

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How to Improve Cashflow: Top Tips for Finance
When your business uses manual, paper-based finance processes, all the information you need is there, but finding it in a timely manner is hard. That means it’s hard to keep track of cashflow – and even harder to improve it. Finance automation...

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