Hyperion Financial Management (HFM)
Oracle Hyperion Financial Management is a comprehensive, Web-based application that delivers global financial consolidation, reporting and analysis in a single, highly scalable software solution. Oracle Hyperion Financial Management utilizes today’s most advanced technology, yet is built to be owned and maintained by the enterprise’s finance team.
Improve Close Cycle
TimesOracle Hyperion Financial Management can reduce consolidation and reporting cycles by days or weeks. By minimizing the need to enter, check, and double-check actual results, the finance team can spend more time on forward-looking activities. Oracle Hyperion Financial Management is an integrated part of the Oracle Hyperion Financial Close Suite which takes organizations to new levels of efficiency and automation.
Reduce the Cost of Compliance
Oracle Hyperion Financial Management delivers one version of the truth through the Web, thereby improving organizations’ internal and external transparency. Now, they can reduce and replace manual control procedures with automated and preventative controls that ultimately reduce processing and auditing costs. Oracle Hyperion Financial Management is integrated with Oracle Hyperion Disclosure Management for the streamlined creation of regulatory reports with embedded XBRL support
Gain In-Depth Operational Insights Easily
With Oracle Hyperion Financial Management organizations can combine financial and non-financial results for greater insight into performance metrics. They can analyze consolidated information across unlimited user defined dimensions including company, product, brand, and customer.
Reduce Control Risk with Complete Audit Trails and Other Controls
Oracle Hyperion Financial Management reduces “control risk” with complete audit trails, workflows, internal review and certifications, controls, and validations so organizations can be confident in their numbers. Intercompany balances are matched and eliminated, foreign currency is properly calculated in accordance with local GAAP or IFRS principles, cash flow statements are automatically produced, and minority interests are properly accounted for. Also, with expanded text handling and document attachment capabilities, Oracle Hyperion Financial Management acts as an “electronic binder” for all financial-close related documents.
Intercompany Transaction Matching Module
Oracle Hyperion Financial Management includes a purpose built intercompany transaction matching module. The module provides an efficient way to identify, reconcile and report on intercompany account differences at a transaction, or ‘invoice’ level. Organizations can capture, match, and resolve intercompany differences across currencies. End users can enter comments and reason codes to help in the resolution process.
Perform Versatile Scenario Management
Oracle Hyperion Financial Management offers flexible what-if scenario management so users can dynamically consolidate and report on all financial budgets, forecasts, and plans. Then, as assumptions and facts change, they can easily and quickly produce new statements and views of results
Powerful, Easy-to-Use Reporting and Analysis Tools
Oracle Hyperion Financial Management includes a powerful production report writer—Oracle Hyperion Financial Reporting Enterprise Edition. Also included is Oracle Hyperion Smart View for Office—a Microsoft Office interface that enables both entry and reporting of information. All these components are designed for use by the finance team as well as self-service access by line management. No IT management or programming expertise is needed. Features include the ability to embed information as Microsoft Smart Tags for seamless integration with the Microsoft Office tools.Also available is Oracle Financial Management Analytics which delivers pre-defined and user generated management dashboards directly from the data held in Oracle Hyperion Financial Management. These dashboards can be accessed from Mobile devices including iPads and iPhones.
Financial Consolidation and Reporting Features
Oracle Hyperion Financial Management provides intercompany eliminations, multicurrency translations, and minority interest calculations, delivering them quickly and cost-effectively out of the box. It also incorporates U.S.-GAAP (generally accepted accounting principles), IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards), and local statutory requirements to ensure report accuracy and compliance. Specific starter kits are available, to assist customer implementations, for IFRS, Japanese GAAP and Sustainability Reporting through the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) framework. In addition a special module is available for Solvency II Qualitative Management Reporting.
Web-Based Architecture Gives Anywhere, Anytime Access
The Web-based architecture of Oracle Hyperion Financial Management lets users input, consolidate, and access global financial information quickly, easily, and securely from any location using a standard browser. Relational data storage ensures that mission-critical data is available to users anywhere at any time.
Access Information from Mobile Devices
With today’s busy lifestyle users of Oracle Hyperion Financial Management need to be able to access their information from a variety of sources. Besides the traditional PC access, information contained in Oracle Hyperion Financial Management can be accessed through mobile devices such as tablets and phones providing any time access to critical close data from workflow to reporting and analysis.
Deploys Easily and Integrates with Existing Investments
The packaged functionality of Oracle Hyperion Financial Management reduces customization requirements so it can be deployed easily and delivers benefit quickly. Designed to consolidate information from multiple, disparate sources, Oracle Hyperion Financial Management works with existing Oracle and non-Oracle transaction systems, data warehouses, and other sources. Implementing the module does not require changes to underlying transaction systems, so organizations can save further on integration costs and efforts