Finally, SMB Accounting Startup, Raises $95M

Accounting and finance automation startup Finally raised $95 million in a Series A equity and debt funding round led by PeakSpan Capital, according to a press release on Monday (March 21).

Active Capital, 500 FinTech, GTMfund, GeoCities founder David Bohnett, and SessionM founder Scott Weller also participated in the funding, with Clear Haven Capital providing the debt facility. 

The fresh infusion of capital will be used to expand the company’s workforce and launch a corporate charge card for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs). The company was formerly known as Back Office.

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“Running a small business at any time is daunting,” said Felix Rodriguez, Finally co-founder and CEO. “Juggling cash flow, taxes and bookkeeping can often be a distraction from running and growing their actual businesses. Our mission at Finally is to relieve the burdens on small business owners

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Principal Accounting Associate, Treasury job with Capital One

Center 2 (19050), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

Principal Accounting Associate, Treasury

Global Finance supports all of Capital One’s worldwide financial activities, including corporate-level financial reporting, internal control, intercompany and tax activities. Within Global Finance, the Treasury Accounting team is seeking a high-energy and forward-thinking professional to join us as a Principal Accounting Associate focused on Derivatives Accounting.

So who are you? As a member of the Treasury Accounting team, you’re solid on your accounting principles and feel comfortable owning the accounting process end-to-end. You’re a self-starter that continually looks for ways to improve what we do and how we do it, including embracing new technologies. You have a great attention to detail and feel comfortable diving into the numbers to provide in-depth analysis to our various business partners. Most importantly, you’re a team player that comes ready to uplift others and make Capital One a great company and

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Big Four accounting firms come under regulator’s scrutiny

Regulators are carrying out a sweeping investigation of conflicts of interest at the nation’s largest accounting firms, asking whether consulting and other nonaudit services they sell undermine their ability to conduct independent reviews of public companies’ financials, according to people familiar with the matter.

The Securities and Exchange Commission probe highlights the agency’s new focus on financial-market gatekeepers such as accountants, bankers and lawyers. These firms help companies raise capital and communicate with shareholders, but also have duties under federal investor-protection laws. Auditors are a shareholder’s first line of defense against sloppy or dodgy accounting.

BILLIONAIRE SUPERMARKET CEO: BUY NOW, FOOD INFLATION WILL ONLY GET MUCH WORSE 

Speaking at a national conference of auditors in December, SEC Enforcement Director Gurbir Grewal said: “You will see that we will have a firm

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Accounting Manager job with Town of La Plata

Accounting Manager

The Accounting Manager will join a dedicated team of financial professionals. The Town’s Finance Department has received the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) Distinguished Budget Award for several years. The Accounting Manager must be able to prioritize and juggle multiple responsibilities in a fast-paced professional office environment. The individual must have the knowledge, experience and ability to manage the day-to-day operations of the Town’s financial data and systems and ensure their accuracy and integrity, in accordance with federal, state and local laws and regulations, as well as governmental GAAP.  The Accounting Manger must be able to perform advanced level accounting duties and analysis, accurately and quickly, and provide support to the Town Treasurer.  Please visit Accounting_Manager.doc (live.com) for supplementary information.

 

Qualifications

 

Bachelor of Science in accounting or a related field with 2 to 4 years of related experience, preferably in governmental accounting, or an equivalent combination of education

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