For senior financial managers in large organisations the statutory and end-of-period close process is often high stress, complex and difficult.
However best-practice firms do follow certain processes to make it less onerous. And a new generation of financial reporting software tools are making a big difference too.
Our guide walks you through the most common choke points and problem areas in the financial close, and how to alleviate them.
It also explains how new generation technologies are making many of the more difficult tasks much simpler and faster to do.