Locus Solutions can help you automate your entire financial close and consolidation process—then streamline the preparation and production of regulatory and management reports and financial statements. Using Cognos Controller to improve financial consolidation you can support the complete close, consolidate and report process. With Cognos Disclosure Management we deliver collaborative, enterprise-scalable reporting and process automation that enables you to merge enterprise data with focused narrative analysis in a controlled, auditable environment.
IBM Cognos Controller – Automate the close, consolidation and reporting process from data collection to output of management and regulatory reports.
Cognos Controller allows you to deliver complete financial results, create financial and management reports, and provide the chief financial officer (CFO) with an enterprise view of key financial ratios and metrics.
Cognos Disclosure Management – Reporting and process automation for finance in a collaborative, auditable environment.
IBM® Cognos® Disclosure Management is a secure, collaborative, enterprise-scalable reporting and process automation solution that enables organizations both large and small–from multinationals to midsize companies–to automate the collection of data in a single, dynamic reporting and analysis solution. Multiple participants in different departments can collaborate in the assembly of complex reports, working independently while ensuring that proper controls and approvals are in place.
Accelerated External Reporting – Tax and statutory reporting in one end-to-end solution.
The IBM Accelerated External Reporting Solution automates the collection of data for tax reporting and GAAP to IFRS mapping, and streamlines the procedures needed to produce external financial statements and meet other essential reporting requirements. The solution combines the capabilities of existing IBM Cognos technologies—TM1, Cognos Disclosure Management, and Business Intelligence. It enables the finance teams to: