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The Blog About Spreadsheets, EUCs, Compliance Risk, and The Headaches Mismanaging Them Cause
The Trump administration is proud of its deregulation endeavors. However, despite this backdrop, Citigroup finds itself subject to a Cease and Desist order from one of its key regulators, which has been concerned “for several years” about the bank’s risk...read more
Around the world, regulators are recognizing the magnitude of risk posed by unmanaged end user computing (EUC) applications, such as spreadsheets. Spreadsheet blunders can range from embarrassing to catastrophic. With billions in the balance, it’s no...read more
Organizations are increasingly aware of the risks user developed applications pose to their business. End user computing (EUC) tools, like spreadsheets, allow users to quickly develop and test business and financial scenarios. Organizations are often...read more
8-K Filings Increase During Pandemic COVID-19 has had a dramatic impact on all businesses globally. However, public companies are specifically obligated to communicate the pandemic's impact to stockholders, employees, regulators, and the public. According...read more
On October 4th, 2020, Public Health England (PHE) reported that 15,841 COVID-19 cases were left out of daily reports from September 25th to October 2nd. The cause was due to the way the agency was using a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet in their reporting...read more
Originally released on Apple Macintosh computers on September 30, 1985 and then debuting on Windows systems two years later, Microsoft Excel just celebrated it's 35th birthday. Excel has been living large ever since it usurped Lotus 1-2-3 as the de facto...read more