Financial Management AppCasts


Listen to Oracle executives talk with customers, partners, and Oracle product experts, exploring topics that can help Financial Management customers and prospects better understand the value of these products.


Customer Stories | Fusion | Financial Close & Reporting | PeopleSoft | Partners


Customer Stories

  • Improving Finance Department Productivity at BorgWarner Play! (10 min.)
    June 24, 2010
    Nigel Youell, Product Marketing Director, Enterprise Performance Management Applications at Oracle discusses with Mark Smith, Manager, Financial Reporting Systems at BorgWarner how using Oracle's Enterprise Performance Management System on top of SAP transactional systems at BorgWarner has made significant improvements in the productivity of its finance function and halved the time it takes to close its books.


  • Why PGA Chose Fusion Financials to Take Them to the Next Level! Play! (8 min.)
    Septemeber 30, 2011
    Tune into this conversation with Kathleen Kelly, Financial Systems Manager of Professional Golf Association (PGA) of America. Learn why PGA chose to be an early adopter of Fusion Financials, Oracle's next generation financial solution. Kathleen will describe some of the innovations in Fusion Financials that led PGA to move from E-Business Suite Financials Release 11.5.10 to Fusion Financials.
  • Getting Started with Oracle Fusion Financials Play! (20 min.)
    September 19, 2010
    Designed from the ground-up using the latest technology advances and incorporating the best practices gathered from Oracle's thousands of customers, Fusion Applications are 100 percent open standards-based business applications that set a new standard for the way we innovate, work and adopt technology. Delivered as a complete suite of modular applications, Fusion Applications work with your existing portfolio to evolve your business to a new level of performance. In this AppCast, part of a special series on Fusion Applications, you hear about the unique advantages of Fusion Financials, learn about the scope of the first release and discover how Fusion Financials modules can be used to complement and enhance your existing finance solutions.

Financial Close & Reporting

  • Impact of the Upcoming US GAAP and IFRS Lease Accounting Proposals Play! (11 min.)
    July 23, 2013
    Tune into this conversation with Seamus Moran, Senior Director, Financials Development at Oracle to learn how Oracle Applications will help you respond the issues raised by the FASB and IASB proposal to change the Lease Accounting rules published on in the middle of May this year (2013).
  • Financial Close Reporting with Oracle Financial Management Analytics Play! (12 min.)
    February 23, 2012
    Nigel Youell discusses with Rich Wilkie from EPM Product Management the newly released Oracle Financial Management Analytics. It provides finance executives with visibility and insight into the their financial close process and financial results and can be quickly deployed with out-of-the-box integration and packaged dashboards and analytics.
  • Filing the XBRL version of Oracle's 2011 10K with the SEC using Oracle Hyperion Disclosure Management Play! (9 min.)
    September 27, 2011
    Oracle Hyperion Disclosure Management is designed to "demystify" the creation of XBRL documents. Featuring deep integration with existing Oracle financial reporting tools, it is the easiest and most straightforward approach to XBRL reporting for Oracle's enterprise performance management and enterprise resource planning customers. In this podcast hear how Oracle itself has improved its SEC XBRL submission process through the implementation of Oracle Hyperion Disclosure Management.
  • Managing the Transition to IFRS Play! (13 min.)
    June 30, 2010
    As countries around the world announce and begin their move to adopting IFRS what can companies learn from those that have already traveled this path? Nigel Youell, Product Marketing Director for Performance Management Applications at Oracle talks to David Jones, Director at PWC, who has worked with multi-national companies across Europe helping them to make this transition and to improve their financial reporting in the process. This podcast offers those who have not yet started, or are currently undertaking, the IFRS journey the chance to learn from David's considerable experience on how to make IFRS an opportunity for improvement rather than just an enforced change.
  • XBRL and Regulatory Reporting: Past, Present and Future Play! (13 min.)
    June 16, 2010
    Charlie Hoffman, the recognized "father of XBRL" talks to Oracle’s Performance Management Applications - Product Marketing Director, Nigel Youell and gives his perspective on the current state of XBRL and XBRL technologies for regulatory reporting.
  • Improving the Extended Financial Close and Reporting Process Play! (9 min.)
    September 04, 2009
    Coming out of the recession, many organizations need to build or re-build trust with key stakeholders by delivering more timely and accurate financial and operating results. In this podcast, hear about new capabilities Oracle is delivering through its Enterprise Performance Management products to help organizations coordinate and improve the extended financial close and reporting process, from closing the sub-ledgers to regulatory filings.
  • Choosing the Right Financial Consolidation and Reporting Solution Play! (15 min.)
    February 10, 2010,
    Financial reporting requirements for publicly-held companies are changing and getting more complex. With the upcoming convergence of US GAAP and IFRS, demand for more detailed non-financial disclosures, and the SEC mandate for XBRL financial executives are under pressure to ensure they have the right systems in place to support current and future reporting requirements. Tune into this conversation with Rich Clayton, VP of Enterprise Performance Management and BI products for Oracle, and Annette Melatti, Senior Director of Product Marketing for Financial Applications to learn about the latest market requirements, what capabilities are provided by Oracle's General Ledgers, and how customers can extend their investment in Oracle General Ledger solutions with Oracle's market-leading financial close and reporting products


  • PeopleSoft 9.2 for Financial Management - Investing in Innovation Play! (13 min.)
    June 6, 2013
    Wondering why you should upgrade to PeopleSoft 9.2 for Financial Management? Join Amira Morcos, Senior Director of Product Management for Oracle's PeopleSoft Financial Management, to hear what's new in PeopleSoft 9.2 Financials. Discover how you can create, optimize, and protect the value of your PeopleSoft investment with new user interaction models, new analytics and new controls. PeopleSoft 9.2 is just what customers have been asking for - continuous access to innovation.
  • Introducing Oracle iReceipts, the first iPhone Application for PeopleSoft Expenses Play! (5 min.)
    September 04, 2009
    Oracle iReceipts is a mobile application for the iPhone that incorporates Apple’s innovative technology and Oracle’s best practice expense management.


  • KPMG and Oracle Discuss IFRS Play! (11 min.)
    March 25, 2009
    Angela Carter, a partner in KPMG's Risk Advisory practice and Annette Melatti, Sr. Director, Applications Marketing discuss key issues surrounding the transition to International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). What will be the impact and how can companies prepare?


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