Posts by Tony Levy

What corporate finance and Amazon Go have in common

Amazon recently made headlines for the long awaited and highly anticipated public opening of its first-ever cashier-less convenience store, Amazon Go. By pairing tracking capabilities of innovative technology with the Amazon Go app, the newly unveiled store in Seattle allows consumers to buy products without physically waiting in line to pay.In my opinion, it’s not… read more →

Finance fuses with innovation at this year’s Hub

This year is my first time attending Hub 2018—Anaplan’s annual connected planning conference—and, truthfully, I couldn’t be more excited about taking it all in. Customers and industry partners from around the world will gather in Las Vegas to share best practices, strategic initiatives, tips and tricks in the use of technology, and guidance on maximizing… read more →

For the annual budget, evolution is imminent

Financial professionals recently gathered at the annual Association for Financial Professionals (AFP) Treasury and Finance Conference in San Diego. The three-day conference featured sponsors and guest speakers from diverse backgrounds and industries, and attracted more than 6,000 attendees.The conference sessions challenged the status quo by showing how companies can bid adieu to traditional budgeting processes… read more →

How to use IFRS 16 compliance to your advantage

The clock is ticking on the way leases are accounted for, and virtually every company that rents or leases assets will be affected. Starting January 1, 2019, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and the International Accounting Standard Board (IASB) will implement new standards, ASC 842 and IFRS 16, respectively, that will impact your company’s… read more →