Business continuity plans will never gather dust again

Before 2020, business continuity plans were a lot like a yogurt maker you received as a wedding present: It was something you swore you needed, but it was sitting around gathering a lot of dust....

/ May 5, 2021

Insights from finance professionals from around the globe

When the unforeseen happens, the focus is often on getting through with as little disruption as possible, relying on hindsight for lessons learned after the fact. But what if you were empowered with insights on...

/ April 28, 2021
small business banking

A look ahead at what’s next for small business banking

In the last quarter of 2020, the Metlife & U.S. Chamber of Commerce Small Business Index suggested that half of small businesses anticipated operating for a year or less in the current business climate before...

/ April 22, 2021
impact of COVID-19
AP efficiency

Why efficiency is not enough for B2B payments

Automation is the story we hear over and over again when it comes to accounts payable and accounts receivable. Heck, it’s a story we tell over and over again. It’s just that automation is really...

/ April 6, 2021
financial crime

A surge in financial crime risks requires smarter prevention tools

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted businesses and financial organizations in many ways. One result is the increase in financial crime from within and outside of your organization. The rise of remote employee access, combined with...

/ April 1, 2021
accounts receivable
Ap acceleration

What’s accelerating the great AP acceleration?

In 2010, you couldn’t throw a rock in the world of accounts payable without hitting someone who was eager to tell you check payments were going away. By 2020, the predictions went, checks would be...

/ March 17, 2021
B2B payments

Finding a B2B payments provider can be daunting, these 7 checkpoints can help you decide

The search is on for banks and companies seeking to automate B2B payment processes and provide alternatives to paper-based, person-to-person business payments transactions.   Automation isn’t a new concept for B2B payments. It’s been slowly...

/ March 11, 2021
fraud

New global treasury survey looks at the cat and mouse game of fraud and financial crime

The 6th annual global Treasury Fraud & Controls survey, sponsored by Strategic Treasurer and Bottomline and focusing on the global state of fraud and financial crime, revealed the expected – criminals exploited vulnerabilities exposed by...

/ March 4, 2021