The Decline of Excel? How the Cloud is Transforming Finance

Microsoft Excel is one of the most popular pieces of enterprise software for a reason. It is relatively easy to use and most finance professionals have plied their trade using the spreadsheet tool since they came out of school. However, it does have its limitations, and in today’s uncertain business environment, businesses are looking for new ways to improve their financial management. This white paper examines best and worst practices as they pertain to financial planning, budgeting and forecasts, and discusses how organisations can become more agile.