After some of the worst accounting scandals in history, the United States Congress passed the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) in 2002. In this article, we will discuss the background of SOX, the requirements of internal controls mentioned in Section 404 of the Act, and how compliance technology can facilitate a more efficient and agile process.
Im Zuge von Digitalisierung, Automatisierung und Kostenreduzierung werden IT-Dienstleistungen ausgelagert. Daraus erwächst die Frage: Wie können Lieferanten und einhergehende Lieferantenrisiken angemessen gesteuert werden? Dieser Artikel befasst sich mit den Verpflichtungen, denen Organisationen beim Management von Dienstleistern Dienstleistungen gegenüberstehen. Und den Funktionalitäten mittels derer Vendormanagement-Prozesse in Alyne transparenter, kollaborativer und effizienter gestaltet werden können - alles innerhalb einer Plattform.
Alyne's Partnership program has developed significantly over the course of the last few years. 2020 proved to be a successful testing and learning experience for Alyne and our partners. It was a year for sense-checking and putting in place structure and strategy for our partnerships that can scale with Alyne and our ambitious global growth plans for 2021 and beyond.
In our preparation for 2021, we reflected back on conversations that we'd had in the market, analysed industry trends, discussed pain points and more. We asked ourselves, what new challenges are organisations facing that were maybe not there before? Where does Alyne's product capabilities have the best natural fit in all of this? On a high level, learn more about some of the factors that led us to define our theme for the year: Meaningful Risk Insight for Sustainable Business Growth.
Today, almost every aspect of our lifestyle is connected and integrated through a digital platform - from digital payments to video conferences and now, daily work from home set-ups. As our daily life becomes increasingly more digital, the risk for identity theft and falling victim to data breaches has also heightened.
Testing for China's CBDC (Central-Bank Digital Currency), the digital yuan, began earlier this month, which means that we can safely expect to see the world’s first sovereign digital currency rolled out later this year. In this article, we analyse the impact of cashless payments in modern society and look at where the EU stands in the mobile-first banking revolution.