IDC Guide: Advice for the Financial Applications Buyer 
Advice, tips, and signposts for the financial applications buyers in 2023.
Financial applications are evolving rapidly as vendors invest research and development. While the vendors may vary widely in size, experience, levels of support, and sales model, the goal for all financial applications vendors is the same — create/curate a differentiating user experience.
26.7% of financial applications buyers say that an intuitive experience without repetitive steps is the most important criterion when selecting financial software, while 26% consider data management capabilities as the most relevant functionalities.
Along with recommendations and key questions to consider during the buying process, this guide gives an overview of the trends currently shaping the landscape of financial applications.
Among others, this guide includes:
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