Op donderdag 23 november kwamen meer dan 100 accountants samen in Flanders Expo in Gent. Die dag vond de Connected User Group van Silverfin plaats, met als thema ‘Silverfin Assistant en Insights’.
Check out our latest video on how Silverfin’s platform provides cloud-based financial reporting and compliance for greater accuracy, capacity and opportunity for accounting firms.
Silverfin’s story speaks to the resourcefulness of a group of accountants and tech enthusiasts who recognised an opportunity in the accounting industry.
As Silverfin approaches its tenth birthday, over 42 speakers took to the stage in front of 600 customers and prospects at our annual showpiece customer event in Belgium.
The product team at Silverfin have been busy in Q1 of 2023 and, in response to customer feedback, we’ve beefed up our audit functionality. First, you’ve got new Template level audit logs.
The answer is maybe. The fast track to a successful digital transformation is through becoming a developer accountant. Innovation driven by accountants, with their accounting knowledge and firm experience, is most likely
Before accountants can dive right in and get started on their digital transformation, here are a few fundamentals that I believe all firms need to have in place. If they don’t have
At first glance, it is hard to see any similarities between accountants and developers. Accounting has typically been associated with traditional skills of tax, audits, compliance, and financial management. The building blocks
Today we announced the appointment of long-time Silverfin leader, Domien Claeys as our first General Manager for Belgium.
Discover the progress firms have made in their business and digital transformations, and see what impact the pandemic has had on their use of technology.
On Silverfin’s authority blog experts in the field of accounting and technology share their thoughts and opinions, and our partners also contribute their expertise. This following article has been written by our
Are we seeing the death of advisory – and the associated role of the accountant as strategic business advisor? No but we are seeing a change in what advisory is and how
I hosted a panel discussion at The Digital Accountancy Show exploring how companies can ensure technology delivers while enacting large-scale change or digital transformation projects.
Technology has changed bookkeeping forever by automating and simplifying financial tasks for clients and their accountants. Now it’s time for accounting to experience the same transformation. Client expectations are changing and technology
Accounting compliance and workflow automation has the power to transform the profession just as it has in bookkeeping. Follow these three steps to harness the true power of automation within your firm.
Our product priorities, how these have shaped our recent developments and what we are working on for the future.
We’ve won 2021’s Deloitte Technology Fast 50 most sustainable growth category in Belgium.
Change might be a constant but that doesn’t make it easy. This blog explores the challenges firms face with change and tech deployments, and gives top tips how to overcome them.
We just announced our acquisition of an exciting Belgian machine learning and artificial intelligence company – Boltzmann. They have been a Silverfin partner for a while now and we’ve explored together how
The key takeaways from Silverfin’s Technology Trends in Accounting 2021 researchDigital transformation
What progress have firms made in transforming their business and client services, and how has the pandemic impacted their efforts?
Was this a year when strategic plans were put on hold? The key findings of our Technology Trends in Accounting 2021 researchBlog
Discover what progress firms are making in their business and digital transformation plans, and the impact the pandemic had on their initiatives.
“A picture paints a thousand words.” We hear this all the time don’t we. It is just as true in accounting and for data, particularly management reporting.
During Fast Forward we spoke to leading experts within technology, financial services and accounting. In this week’s blog, we’re focusing on the fourth session of the event where we spoke to Tim
It was exciting to find out this week we’ve been ranked number 1 in Deloitte Belgium’s annual ranking of the country’s fastest growing fintech companies – the Technology Fast 50.
As Geoffrey Moore, consultant and author of Crossing the Chasm, once said: “Without big data analytics, companies are blind and deaf and wandering out onto the web like deer on a freeway.”
Natalie Lamb has recently joined Silverfin as CCO. Born and bred in South Africa, she attended the University of Cape Town where she completed an undergraduate degree in Politics and Industrial Psychology
During Fast Forward Studio we spoke with a broad panel of leading experts within technology, financial services and accounting. In this week’s blog, we’re focusing on our session with leaders in accounting
Silverfin is a leading cloud platform for accounting firms and today it announced an expansion of its international reach to include the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and a new partnership with IBGraf
What can accountants learn from the financial services sector about technology and innovationDigital transformation
During Fast Forward we spoke to a broad panel of leading voices within technology, financial services and accounting. In this week’s blog, we are focusing on the first session of the event
What we learnt from our experts at Fast Forward Studio On 17 September we had our yearly Fast Forward event for accountants. A live event as usual in Belgium was not an
We talked to a Partner at MHA Carpenter Box about their shift to being a ‘digital first’ business.Strategy
We talked to Nathan Keeley, a Partner at MHA Carpenter Box based in Sussex about their leadership challenges and why they shifted their business to ‘digital first’.
How to support your clients with emergency cash flow planning as they respond to pressures of CovidBlog
How to support your clients with emergency cash flow planning as they respond to pressures of Covid
Fast Forward is an annual event that Silverfin has run for 4 years and this year we’re slightly changing how we do things so that you can learn and be inspired from
How to use financial data to deliver valuable advisory services and transform your client relationships.
How foresight powers sophisticated advisory services and unlocks new revenue streams for digitally mature accountants.
For entrepreneurs and business managers, no two days are the same. Day in, day out they are challenged by the complex issues facing their company, fluctuations in the economic climate and changes
Reaching beyond the numbers to the why.
How to become your client’s most trusted advisor
Hg has a long history of partnering with businesses in tax and accounting software.
How accounting firms and their clients benefit from compliance and reporting automation, and the business opportunities it presents for accountants.
How Silverfin gives accountants, partners, and their clients a comprehensive overview of all financial data, status updates, and communications.
Digital and cloud technology has changed bookkeeping forever by automating and simplifying financial tasks. Accounting is undergoing the same transformation through technology.
Grant Thornton Belgium told us how their use of technology, and Silverfin in particular, was transforming client service and how they work as a firm.
Why Fintrax tools on the Silverfin platform have made complying with the new Belgian company legislation easierDigitalisation
In recent research the professional body for accountants in Belgium the “Koninklijke Vereniging voor Accountants en Boekhouders van België” (KVABB) said new legislation for private companies in 2020 has accountants worried about
Revealed: the key takeaways from Silverfin’s technology transformation trends in accounting researchBlog
How close are today’s firms to fulfilling the potential of connected accounting according to the results of our recent research?
We’re becoming connected accountants but are not there yet.
Why connected accounting helps you open up new revenue streams. Most of us have a general grasp of the theory of evolution, even if we’re not experts in evolutionary biology: species change
To build the right strategy for your service transformation, it’s important to understand the current accounting environment, and how the landscape has changed over the past decade.
We are delighted to announce our strategic partnership with Vandelanotte Accountants. Providing forward thinking accountants with the latest technology and creating a centralised data hub has always been our goal; this new supportive
New York, NY, October 22, 2018 — CB Insights today named Silverfin to the second annual Fintech 250 list, a prestigious group of emerging private companies working on groundbreaking financial technology.
Many accountants are still working 70-hour weeks in order to cope with the sheer level of client work, administration and practice duties that are experienced by their firm.
Adoption of cloud accounting systems by practitioners grew by 50% last year, according to research by AccountingWEB. As an industry, accounting has gradually gone digital over the past decade and online accounting
Your Practical Guide To Client Better Engagement.
51 % of EU businesses use cloud-based software applications for their financial and accounting tasks, customer relationship management and other business applications. And this figure is steadily increasing as cloud is adopted more
Modern business owners want more than just the accounting basics from their accountant. In the digital world, where businesses can manage much of the financial workload themselves, the tech-savvy business owner wants
The ultimate guide to building a sustainable & profitable management accounts serviceCloud compliance
Many accountants complain that their clients just are not interested in taking a management accounts service from their firm. In this article, Heather Townsend, founder of ‘The Accountants Millionaires’ Club’ explains how
With technological advancement comes disruption. Traditional employment opportunities will evolve. Jobs that we think are safe and secure might just be automated out of existence in the near future. New jobs will
It was around late last year that we witnessed another body blow to finance professionals: of the businesses surveyed for Xero’s ‘State of Accounts’ report, 59% said they did not think they
Mark Lee frames the modern accountant’s dilemma with a simple question: Are you an accountant or a magician?
It’s hard to believe but it wasn’t that long ago that there was still a raging debate around cloud accounting. “Should you put your small business accounts in the cloud?”, asked a Guardian
5 Steps for Hiring, Retaining and Training the Right People.
Silverfin ceo Joris Van Der Gucht asked me to write a blog post for their Connected Accounting Authority blog. Considering my role as New Technology & Innovation Advisor for 216 Accountants, he