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November 5, 2019

By Kedar Kale, FP&A Manager at Hala

The idea of a budget is so core to financial wisdom that it’s one of the first lessons we learnt from our parents for keeping our finances (and lives) on track. Annual...

August 21, 2019

By Belal El-Shaf'ei, Financial Planning & Analysis professional

Traditional budgeting process normally starts with forecasting sales levels, cost of goods sold then all operation expenses until reaching to the proforma...

August 20, 2019

By Richard Reinderhoff, CFO/FP&A Expert and Independent Adviser

Sometimes, what you forecast needs to change dramatically, due to e.g. market disruption or internal changes. You also might not monitor every business the...

August 13, 2019

By Marco Singh, Commercial Finance Director at Ensono

Forecasting new product launches are a tricky business with plenty of emotional baggage. They are also often, inevitably, wrong. This blog argues that when...

August 5, 2019

By Richard Reinderhoff, CFO/FP&A Expert and Independent Adviser

Being critical of one’s own work, is even more important for the financial doing the forecast. A forecaster will undoubtedly have his or her bias and blind spots. However, some...

May 8, 2019

By Asif Khan, Global FP&A at PayU

The democratization of technologies is underway. Technologies like machine learning which just until a decade ago were confined to universities, hedge funds...