Gartner Research

A Business Analytics Framework for Finance Business and Decision Processes

Published: 18 May 2012

ID: G00234579

Analyst(s): Nigel Rayner


CFOs and finance professionals still struggle to provide strategic analyses and insights to line-of-business managers. CIOs and business intelligence leaders must understand which analytic capabilities the finance team needs for its own use and to support line-of-business leaders.

Table Of Contents


  • Introduction
  • Challenges With Financial Analytics
  • How to Identify the Right Analytic Capabilities for Finance
  • Financial Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
  • Information Use Cases and Financial Analytics
  • Analytical Support for the CFO
  • Actions for Success In Financial Analytics

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