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DEFINITION: A special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) is a corporation formed by private individuals to facilitate investment through an initial public offering (IPO). The proceeds are used to buy one or more existing companies.When money is raised by an IPO for a SPAC, the funds are placed into a trust until the purchase is made or a predetermined period of time elapses. If the transaction and associated legal  … 
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How to Achieve Global ERP
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WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will explore the challenges and benefits of achieving global ERP, and take a close look at why some companies that want to get to that global instance of ERP just cannot get there.
Posted: 02 Aug 2016 | Published: 02 Aug 2016

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6 Strategies for Future-Proofing Your Business
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WHITE PAPER: Your business may be competitive today, but how will it perform in the future? Discover 6 strategies for future-proofing your business, and learn how to uniquely position your organization within your market to boost competitive advantage.
Posted: 16 Jun 2016 | Published: 16 Jun 2016

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Accenture Technology Vision 2016
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Leading companies that develop a people first approach will win in today's digital economy, according to the latest global technology trends report from Accenture.
Posted: 04 Feb 2016 | Published: 04 Feb 2016

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Financial Planning's Transitional Phase: What to Expect
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EGUIDE: CFOs are transitioning away from spreadsheets to budgeting, planning and forecasting (BP&F) software. Change is difficult, but necessary to success. Learn why Hames Corp. CFO Max Rule considers himself a "change agent" and what that means, and discover the importance of BP&F software for streamlining business processes.
Posted: 30 Sep 2016 | Published: 29 Sep 2016

Centage

Transforming Healthcare Delivery with Analytics
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how data mining and statistical analysis can dramatically improve patient care and satisfaction without stretching your budget.
Posted: 13 Aug 2012 | Published: 13 Aug 2012

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The Foundation of Sound Performance Management Strategies
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RESOURCE: Access this resource to uncover strategies that allow you to automate processes and implement enhanced collaboration for improved performance management. Find out how you can update your analytics capabilities to get accurate forecasts, create predictive models, and drive better decision-making.
Posted: 01 Aug 2016 | Published: 01 Aug 2016

IBM

Using Creativity and Data Analytics to Drive Corporate Strategy
sponsored by Concur Technologies
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide explores why creativity is becoming a critical skill for finance professionals, and offers key recommendations from a leading CFO to help you successfully move forward.
Posted: 03 Apr 2014 | Published: 03 Apr 2014

Concur Technologies

ERP Software Selection Criteria for Midsized Businesses
sponsored by Sage Software
EGUIDE: In this E-Guide, you will gain practical advice and best practices for choosing an ERP system from Jim Shepherd, senior vice president of research for AMR Research.
Posted: 24 Jul 2013 | Published: 24 Jul 2013

Sage Software

Advancing Healthcare through the Application of Predictive Knowledge Management
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines how the health care industry can proactively support patient-focused care through the use of technology services that enable predictive analysis.
Posted: 20 Jun 2012 | Published: 20 Jun 2012

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Del Monte Foods' Cloud Imperative
sponsored by Kenandy
WEBCAST: This video case study explores Del Monte Foods' cloud strategy – including why the food production company decided to move to the cloud and how it alleviated its cloud concerns.
Posted: 06 Jan 2014 | Premiered: Dec 10, 2013

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IPO DEFINITION (continued): …  formalities are not completed by the deadline, the money is returned to the investors with allowances for bank and broker fees. By law, the SPAC management personnel are not allowed to collect salaries during this time.In recent years, with increased regulation by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) following high-profile abuse cases, SPACs have begun to proliferate in various industries. The SPAC approach sometimes makes it possible for companies to go public when they cannot afford to do so by traditional means. The SPAC alternative can also be attractive when credit is tight. Unique … 
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