Metapraxis

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We have been working with finance teams for nearly 40 years. We've built up an in-depth understanding of finance needs, and all of that experience has been embedded in our Empower product.

Top 5 FP&A trends for 2023
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Top 5 FP&A trends for 2023

We asked our team of FP&A professionals to share the top trends they expect to see in 2023. From agility to investing in scalable technology and finance process innovation, here's what they had to say.
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Metapraxis named British Data Awards 2022 finalist
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Metapraxis named British Data Awards 2022 finalist

We’re delighted to announce that we’ve been named a Finalist in the British Data Awards 2022.
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Metapraxis announces new Board Director
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Metapraxis announces new Board Director

Metapraxis announces newest Board Director, Cheryll McCall
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Metapraxis named Top 100 Next Gen Workplace 2021!
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Metapraxis named Top 100 Next Gen Workplace 2021!

We're proud to share that we’ve been included in the Next Gen 100, the top 100 workplaces for the future of talent to thrive professionally and personally.
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Metapraxis announces new Senior Advisor
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Metapraxis announces new Senior Advisor

Metapraxis announces Duncan Greenwood's appointment as Senior Advisor to the Board.
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Metapraxis announces new Chair of the Board of Directors
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Metapraxis announces new Chair of the Board of Directors

Jacqueline de Rojas, CBE, previously an advisor to Metapraxis, has been appointed as Chair of the Board of Directors. She is President of techUK and Co-Chair of the Institute of Coding...
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Metapraxis announces new investment from and alliance with AVANT Corporation
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Metapraxis announces new investment from and alliance with AVANT Corporation

Metapraxis, today announces it has formed a strategic alliance with AVANT Corporation, a Japan-based technology business, listed on the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange, focused on providing business applications for accounting, planning and management.
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P&C strategic planning revitalized
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P&C strategic planning revitalized

MPX Insur has been created with input from FP&A specialists in insurance. The Planning and forecasting application includes pre-configured performance models specific to P&C insurance business model and calculation logic for easy and quick installation.
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Risk vs Reward: Is AI taking over?
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Risk vs Reward: Is AI taking over?

Xavier Fernandes, Analytics Director at Metapraxis, shares his thoughts on what AI means for human decision-making in the workplace.
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Half of young finance professionals want a position in the C-Suite
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Half of young finance professionals want a position in the C-Suite

New research reveals half of young professionals working in the finance functions of large organisations want a position on the C-Suite. However, of these respondents, only 29% want to become CFO, the assumed natural career progression of those working in the finance function today.
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Millennial finance professionals feel threatened
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Millennial finance professionals feel threatened

New research reveals over two thirds of millennial finance professionals believe that automation of core processes and strategic decision support in the finance function is a threat to their role.
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Jacqueline de Rojas CBE joins Metapraxis
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Jacqueline de Rojas CBE joins Metapraxis

Metapraxis, the leader in financial analytics technology, today announces that titan of tech, Jacqueline de Rojas CBE, has been appointed as an Advisor to the Board.
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Rise of the data scientist in insurance
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Rise of the data scientist in insurance

The Times Raconteur - As insurers become increasingly reliant on data, specialists are in great demand to get the most out of a company’s databank
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Metapraxis announces partnership with global professional services firm Genpact
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Metapraxis announces partnership with global professional services firm Genpact

Metapraxis partners with Genpact to deliver better data-driven insights to finance functions
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City a.m. movers and shakers
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City a.m. movers and shakers

Movers and shakers - who's switching jobs at Metapraxis, FTI Consulting and JLT Specialty?
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Metapraxis announces new Chair appointment
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Metapraxis announces new Chair appointment

We’re delighted to welcome fintech heavyweight Nicole Anderson as Chair to our Board of Directors, helping us continue to capture the financial planning and analytics markets in both Europe and the United States.
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Varsity Match to use in-scrum analytics tech for first time
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Varsity Match to use in-scrum analytics tech for first time

Metapraxis - official Analytics sponsors of the Varsity Match 2017 where we are partnering with Sportable Technologies to launch the first ever in-game scrum analytics technology.
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Tomorrow's CFO® with Sir Clive Woodward, Jacqueline de Rojas, and David Craig
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Tomorrow's CFO® with Sir Clive Woodward, Jacqueline de Rojas, and David Craig

<p>This event sought to bring together highly experienced figures from sport and business to discuss a the pursuit of excellence in increasingly competitive environments.</p>
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Metapraxis featured in Gartner's Market Guide to Corporate Planning Applications
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Metapraxis featured in Gartner's Market Guide to Corporate Planning Applications

The latest edition highlights the rapid development of financial analytics technology and the opportunities that exist for finance professionals to take advantage of this.
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Eskadern is now Metapraxis Nordic AB
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Eskadern is now Metapraxis Nordic AB

We are pleased to announce our Swedish partners, Eskadern, are entering into a franchise agreement and adopting our brand to become Metapraxis Nordic.
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Metapraxis performance recognised in Megabuyte Emerging Stars Awards
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Metapraxis performance recognised in Megabuyte Emerging Stars Awards

Analyst house Megabuyte's inaugural 'Emerging Stars' list named Metapraxis as the best performing company in the 'Accounting and Enterprise' category.
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Metapraxis and the Varsity Match
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Metapraxis and the Varsity Match

Metapraxis is delighted to announce that it is the official analytics partner of the Varsity Match
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Metapraxis recognised in industry awards by analysts TechMarketView
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Metapraxis recognised in industry awards by analysts TechMarketView

The theme for this year was ‘Surfing the Waves of Disruption’, and Metapraxis was very pleased to be chosen as one of the twelve companies thriving amidst rapid and unpredictable change in their sectors, and in business more generally.
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Coping with market uncertainty Part 3:  Sales forecasting and planning
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Coping with market uncertainty Part 3: Sales forecasting and planning

In the latest post in this series, Andrew Mosely looks at how better forecasting can help business leaders cope with market uncertainty
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Coping with market uncertainty Part 2: difficult times call for different tactics
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Coping with market uncertainty Part 2: difficult times call for different tactics

The second post in this series: We look at how different data transformations can help companies face market uncertainty with greater confidence
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Coping with market uncertainty Part 1: A proactive response to economic challenges
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Coping with market uncertainty Part 1: A proactive response to economic challenges

We look at how business leaders can build a proactive approach to coping with market uncertainty
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Understanding profitability in the fresh prepared foods sector.
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Understanding profitability in the fresh prepared foods sector.

We look at recent data from the UK retail industry, and at how profitability analysis can help make the most of seasonal variations in demand.
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Risk analysis in retail financial services
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Risk analysis in retail financial services

As UK lenders grant more mortgages for longer than the usual 25 years, Andrew Mosely looks at how risk analysis can evolve to keep pace
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Forecasting for large organisations
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Forecasting for large organisations

We explore how business leaders at large organisations can build a framework for generating effective performance predictions.
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What makes a good Board Report?
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What makes a good Board Report?

We have created a set of key principles for companies looking to improve the relevance and usefulness of their Board Report
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Metapraxis features in new AFP Guide to Data Visualization
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Metapraxis features in new AFP Guide to Data Visualization

The Association for Financial Professionals (AFP) has published a new guide called “Data Visualization: How to Tell Number Stories with Pictures”.
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Metapraxis appears in Gartner’s latest Market Guide to Specialty CPM Planning Solutions
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Metapraxis appears in Gartner’s latest Market Guide to Specialty CPM Planning Solutions

Information technology research and advisory firm Gartner has recently published its latest Market Guide for Specialty Budgeting, Planning and Forecasting (BP&amp;F) Applications.‍
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Why bars are better than bubbles
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Why bars are better than bubbles

The infographic in the Raconteur supplement distributed with today’s Times includes a chart that aims to make quantitative comparisons through the use of circles of different areas.
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Today's misleading infographic
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Today's misleading infographic

The supplement in today’s Times newspaper published by Raconteur contains a large centre spread infographic entitled “How UK compares to European rivals”.
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Today's misleading infographic
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Today's misleading infographic

A colleague has drawn my attention to this infographic in today’s City AM concerning the cost and value of communications services in the UK.
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Today's misleading infographic
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Today's misleading infographic

The graph at the top of this article appeared as part of an infographic published by a media company called Raconteur, which was distributed as a supplement to today’s copy of The Times.
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Today's misleading infographic
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Today's misleading infographic

Infographics are generally designed to do a different job from the visualization of MI in business - their primary purpose is to engage or entertain through design-focused visuals rather than to provide actionable insight. That said, visualization and infographics are on a continuum.
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