Author: Flora Streeter

Recent Microsoft Windows 10 Updates 

This is to let you know that a few users today have contacted our support desk reporting that they have experienced problems using the Aqilla Microsoft Excel Add-in .

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Aqilla available on G-Cloud 11

The government’s eleventh iteration of the popular G-Cloud procurement framework has been released, with a staggering 4,200 suppliers now signed up.

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The Finance Professional for Tomorrow, Today. Join our Customer Conference.

This event is open to customers of Aqilla who are keen to gain industry insights, meet the team, share thoughts and ideas with other users and understand how to get the most out of their investment in Aqilla.

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Product Release: 1906

The June 2019 release (1906) of Aqilla brings forward an exciting range of features including updates to VAT adjustments, VAT returns in foreign currencies, ability to hide rows in financial reports and a new style API for account balances. You can watch a brief video overview here, or read on to find out more.

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Product Release: 1905

Over the past weekend we rolled out the latest release of our class leading accounting and business platform. The latest version includes a string of product enhancements adding a number of new features, as well changes designed to enhance overall product stability and provide even more robust security for users.

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Product Release: 1903

The March 2019 release of Aqilla (1903) sees a whole new range of features bringing forth new Making Tax Digital (MTD) functionality for automatically submitting VAT information to HMRC; an option to filter on additional system attributes when using the Automatic Transaction Matching function; new Expense and Expense / Timesheet only user types; a whole range of enhancements to the user interface including coloured background themes, date entry shortcuts etc. and significant upgrade to the Microsoft Excel Add-In (which requires a mandatory upgrade to the Add-In) which now enables users to post to multiple companies, ledger dimensions and period within a single worksheet.

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Product Release: 1812

The current payment process generates a single payment transaction per creditor irrespective of the number of invoices being paid. Because of this consolidation, the payment transactions do not contain any analysis information that may

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E-book: Dispelling the (five) myths of accounting in the Cloud

Month or year end doesn’t have to be slow or difficult. Here is a best practice guide to the busiest times of the accounting and finance year with 5 tips to facilitate a quicker and more efficient period end.

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Case Study: Expanding Insurance Group, PIB, chooses Aqilla to support Cloud strategy

PIB’s Group Finance Manager Will O’Keeffe talks about how Aqilla has helped to standardise systems and increase the speed of deployment when new businesses join the group as well as support their Cloud strategy.

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E-book: How Not For-Profit, Governmental and Third Sector Organisations can save time and money on their next RFP process

This handy guide describes the top 5 most common pitfalls organisations make when implementing new technology to save time and money, for cloud adoption or to drive digital transformation.

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Case Study: City & Hackney GP Confederation Streamlines Project Accounting and Management Reports with Aqilla

Director of Finance and Information at City & Hackney GP Confederation speaks about why they chose Aqilla. Their 43 GP practices are responsible for delivering primary care services across the London Borough of Hackney and the City of London.

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E-book: 5 steps to a speedier month or year end

Month or year end doesn’t have to be slow or difficult. Here is a best practice guide to the busiest times of the accounting and finance year with 5 tips to facilitate a quicker and more efficient period end.

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Product Release: 1810

A new flag, called Protected, has been added to the Expense Type definition. If set, the expense type is only available to an expense user if they have been given permission to use this expense type. This is done by adding the specific expense type permission to a role that has been given to the user.

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Case Study: Spotlight Reaps Business Rewards by Replacing Great Plains with Cloud-based Aqilla

Spotlight’s CFO highlights the process of replacing the outdated, expensive and high-maintenance Great Plains accounting software with a Cloud-based Aqilla.

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E-book: Essential questions to ask your prospective software supplier

As a company grows, it is essential that the accounting and reporting capabilities grow with it. However, selecting the correct accounting solution, whether that be web-based or on-premise, can be a daunting process – with more than 600 products to choose from in the UK alone, how do you know that you are choosing the right one?

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E-book: The Reasons You Needed To Switch From SunSystems

There are many reasons why more and more companies are choosing to switch from traditional legacy on-premise solutions to a Cloud based accounting software. Here we look at seven of the most frequent drivers which have helped a growing number of organisations save time and money by switching from Sage.

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Case Study: Shard Capital Gains from Aqilla’s Rich Functionality and Low Price Point

Frustrated with a lack of functionality and cumbersome reporting, the company’s CFO recognised the need for software which could provide a better way to manage the growing company’s accounting information and contribute valuable insights.

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E-book: Switching From SunSystems? List Of Reasons Why You Should

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E-book: 10 Effective Ways to Make the Most of Excel Spreadsheets

Whether you use Excel as an extension to your finance system, or to share information with other people, it is important you consider the promises and pitfalls of this approach.

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Case Study: How The Local Government Boundary Commission For England Use Aqilla To Improve Transparency

With an office relocation imminent, it was also time to move away from their outsourced back office arrangements and implement their own accounting system. The project team implemented cloud-based accounting software Aqilla, allowing the LGBCE to take on full responsibility for its financial information.

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