Technical Specifications

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AFC Consolidator and AFC Business Finance 

Intercompany

Reconciliation and elimination of intercompany transactions and balances including intercompany controlling reports

Currency Conversions

Currency conversion from unlimited number of currencies to one or more reporting currencies including currency adjustments

Investments

Recognition of result from group companies including value adjustment of investments, minorities and pro rata handling, and eliminations

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Cash Flow

Cash flow are set up appropriately to fit the group and to populate cash flow automatically

Goodwill

Recognition of goodwill including depreciation according to lifetime. Possibilities to recognize amortization/impairment with effect on time/amount

Intercompany

AFC Consolidator facilitates recognition and elimination of intercompany transactions and balances on different group levels and support intercompany controlling reports for identifying any differences between accounts. You are able to define the rules yourself directly in the AFC Platform, making you able to setup new and change existing elimination rules on your own.

Currency Conversions

Based on input exchange rates, AFC Consolidator is capable of handling all kinds of currency conversions on an unlimited number of currencies to one or more reporting currencies, including any currency adjustments. Whether you decide to import exchange rates automated or typing them manually, AFC Consolidator will handle transactions in foreign currencies both on transaction and/or group level. You are able to define directly how you want to apply exchange rates to different account types. Exchange differences in investments are automatically handled directly on the equity and can be customized to fit your exact business needs.

Investments

AFC Consolidator provides you with a flexible solution of handling investments and divestments of group companies. Automated recognition of the result from group companies including value adjustments of investments, minorities and prorate handling and eliminations across groups and subgroups. All rules apply on all group levels from lowest to top, providing your with transparent numbers in no time. You can define the reporting currency of the specific investment making local numbers available for subgroups’ finance departments and you are able to switch from one currency to group reporting currency by one click.

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Cash Flow

Cash flow rules are set up appropriately to fit the group and to populate cash flow automatically. You will have to define the cash flow hierarchy and afterwards ‘map’ accounts or groups of accounts to the different cash flow statement accounts. You are able to see movements for example in a period or summed year-to-date depending on your specific needs. You are also able to customize the setup of how you want currency differences presented.

Goodwill

AFC Consolidator gives you the possibility to handle goodwill directly in the platform. You are able to define the depreciation period according to lifetime and input impairment amounts on any date if relevant, and AFC Consolidator will automatically make the relevant postings directly in your output data. When investing or divesting in a company, you input the transactions in AFC Consolidator and make the system take care of the rest. This naturally works in combination with currency adjustments in the group structure.

Reclassification

E.g VAT-accounts

Intercompany

Reconciliation and elimination of intercompany transactions and balances including intercompany controlling reports

Currency conversions

Currency conversion from unlimited number of currencies to one or more reporting currencies including currency adjustments

Investments

Recognition of result from group companies including value adjustment of investments, minorities and prorata handling, and eliminations

Goodwill

Recognition of goodwill including depreciation according to lifetime. Possibilities to regognize amortization/impairment with effect on time/amount

Cash Flow

Cash flow are setup appropriately to fit the group and to populate cash flow automatically

Reclassification

In AFC Consolidator it is fast and easy to setup rules for reclassification of accounts or groups of accounts. You simply select the accounts in scope and define the usual sign. This way, you do not have to worry about negative asset values of for example VAT or bank accounts. This function eliminates the need of manual reclassification of accounts where classification varies from one period to another. Rules are setup directly in the AFC Platform making you able to setup new rules as you need them.

Intercompany

AFC Consolidator facilitates recognition and elimination of intercompany transactions and balances on different group levels and support intercompany controlling reports for identifying any differences between accounts. You are able to define the rules yourself directly in the AFC Platform, making you able to setup new and change existing elimination rules on your own.

Currency Conversions

Based on input exchange rates, AFC Consolidator is capable of handling all kinds of currency conversions on an unlimited number of currencies to one or more reporting currencies, including any currency adjustments. Whether you decide to import exchange rates automated or typing them manually, AFC Consolidator will handle transactions in foreign currencies both on transaction and/or group level. You are able to define directly how you want to apply exchange rates to different account types. Exchange differences in investments are automatically handled directly on the equity and can be customized to fit your exact business needs.

Investments

AFC Consolidator provides you with a flexible solution of handling investments and divestments of group companies. Automated recognition of the result from group companies including value adjustments of investments, minorities and prorate handling and eliminations across groups and subgroups. All rules apply on all group levels from lowest to top, providing your with transparent numbers in no time. You can define the reporting currency of the specific investment making local numbers available for subgroups’ finance departments and you are able to switch from one currency to group reporting currency by one click.

Goodwill

AFC Consolidator gives you the possibility to handle goodwill directly in the platform. You are able to define the depreciation period according to lifetime and input impairment amounts on any date if relevant, and AFC Consolidator will automatically make the relevant postings directly in your output data. When investing or divesting in a company, you input the transactions in AFC Consolidator and make the system take care of the rest. This naturally works in combination with currency adjustments in the group structure.

Cash Flow

Cash flow rules are setup appropriately to fit the group and to populate cash flow automatically. You will have to define the cash flow hierarchy and afterwards ‘map’ accounts or groups of accounts to the different cash flow statement accounts. You are able to see movements for example in a period or summed year-to-date depending on your specific needs. You are also able to customize the setup of how you want currency differences presented.

Offices

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Buckhauserstrasse 24, 8048 Zurich, CH

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Phone

+ 45 70 20 34 35

+ 41 44 441 44 44

+ 44 01 628 32 15 25

E-mail

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