External Business Reporting: To Outsource or Insource?

Benefits of moving risk reporting to the cloud
October 6, 2010

Is your company weighing options to outsource or insource parts of your external business reporting process? Not sure what to believe from your business reporting vendors? Now is your opportunity to gain valuable insight from two independent financial professionals. WebFilings is proud to host a free, live webinar—October 7 at 1:00 PM CST—featuring Bill Sinnett, Director of Research for Financial Executives Research Foundation (FERF) and Tim Bigley, Director of Investor Relations for FBL Financial Group, Inc.

Bill Sinnet will be presenting his perspectives on the benefits of a built-in, end-to-end SEC reporting system—specifically as it relates to XBRL. In addition, Tim Bigley will share his experience in how FBL Financial Group, Inc. improved their SEC reporting process using the External Reporting Solution from Wdesk.

Lastly, Mike Sellberg, Managing Director at WebFilings will demonstrate the Wdesk External Reporting Solution. Our cloud-based solution helps reporting teams collaborate in real time on their financial reports from accounting close through SEC acceptance—including integrated EDGAR HTML conversion and XBRL mapping and tagging.

Register today for this free webinar event to learn how keeping your process in-house can save you time and money and help you maintain control of your financial reporting process.

Mike Sellberg

About the author

Mike Sellberg is Executive Vice President and Chief Product Officer at Workiva. He is the former EVP and CTO at iMed Studios and the former Divisional General Manager at Engineering Animation, Inc.