IBM Cognos Disclosure Management is a secure, enterprise-scalable, reporting and process automation solution that gives users the ability to collect enterprise data and merge it with focused narrative analysis in a controlled, auditable environment.

 

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Cognos Disclosure Management is purpose-built to transform manual processes and enhance controls well beyond the corporate external financial reporting process and across a global finance operation.

  • Collect enterprise data and merge it with focused narrative analysis in a controlled, auditable environment.
  • Drive process consistency and automate manual processes.
  • Enhance security over sensitive data and reports.
  • Gain insight into critical performance management and reporting processes through dashboards and alerts.

Enterprise disclosure management

  • Ensures a single version of the truth across reports by bringing together enterprise BI data and performance management reports into a single, scalable solution.
  • Automates internal reporting such as management reports, operational reports, board books, and strategic planning and forecasting reports.
  • Enhances visibility and accountability in critical reports and presentations for management and business leaders.
  • Combines authentic enterprise data and financial reports with narrative analysis in a secure, collaborative environment.
  • Automates and enhances controls over regulatory filings, global statutory and tax reporting, Global Reporting
    Initiative (GRI) and sustainability reporting, treasury management and other reports that are normally produced manually.

Financial management process automation

  • Pulls data from a variety of financial and non-financial data sources into a unified reporting platform.
  • Helps users create, format and validate highly sensitive reports quickly, accurately and securely.
  • Provides executive, financial and operational leaders with accurate, timely data and analysis to make better, faster business decisions.

Next steps

Contact us today to learn how the IBM Cognos Disclosure Management can transform finance operations in your organization – you can complete the form or call us at 877-454-4898, and we would be delighted to consult with you and make specific recommendations.

IBM Cognos Disclosure Management V10.2.6 is a collaborative reporting and process automation solution that merges enterprise data with narrative analysis to automate the production of internal and external reports.

Cognos Disclosure Management V10.2.6 enables multiple users to view and edit reports simultaneously without versioning issues. It also gives you the capability to create dynamic reports that automatically update when underlying numbers change in data sources, ensuring a single version of the truth. With XBRL support, Cognos Disclosure Management enables organizations to use a single reporting and tagging solution to meet their regulatory and statutory reporting needs.

With Cognos Disclosure Management, organizations can tell the story behind their data by automatically pairing enterprise data with detailed narrative commentary, and then publishing internally or externally from a single, secure, auditable solution.

IBM Cognos Disclosure Management V10.2.6 delivers the following new functions and capabilities:

  • Easy connection to Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (HFM) with new data source connector that supports Oracle HFM 11.1.2.4
  • Capability to run macros for reports upon report generation; this is available for Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
  • IBM business intelligence (BI) integration for easier access and refresh of data contained in BI reports without the use of a plug-in
  • Support for Microsoft Office 2016, which enables the use of Office 2016 with Cognos Disclosure Management
  • Support of current US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Support of current Solvency II taxonomies and validation rules

Next steps

Contact us today to learn how the IBM Cognos Disclosure Management can transform finance operations in your organization – you can complete the form or call us at 877-454-4898, and we would be delighted to consult with you and make specific recommendations.

Cognos Disclosure Management enables companies to transform their finance operations, helping them become more efficient and effective, while ensuring data accuracy.

Cognos Disclosure Management allows your finance and accounting teams to focus on high value analysis and gain the insights required to drive performance in today’s fastmoving marketplace.

Cognos Disclosure Management enables finance teams to:

  • Configure and enforce intelligent processes. Drive process consistency and automate many manual processes in budgeting, forecasting, the financial close and reporting.
  • Enable controlled collaboration. Rely on a single, secure enterprise-scalable solution that lets multiple users view and edit reports simultaneously without versioning issues.
  • Link report data directly to enterprise data sources. Create dynamic reports that update automatically when the numbers in underlying data sources change - ensuring a single, consistent version of the truth throughout the office of finance.
  • Use workflow and task management capabilities. Gain insight into critical performance management and reporting processes through process dashboards and alerts.
  • Optimize controls and auditability. Standardize review and validation procedures and ensure they are performed at each level of the organization - from department to entity to corporate headquarters.
  • Enhance security over sensitive data and reports. Use secure, user-based logins to power a comprehensive set of internal security features, preventing data leaks and insider trading.
  • Use the intuitive user interface of Microsoft Office. Users can take advantage of their expertise with the calculation capabilities of Microsoft Excel, and their knowledge of formatting in Microsoft PowerPoint and Microsoft Word, while utilizing the additional functionality and capabilities of an enterprise database driven solution.

Next steps

Contact us today to learn how the IBM Cognos Disclosure Management can transform finance operations in your organization – you can complete the form or call us at 877-454-4898, and we would be delighted to consult with you and make specific recommendations.