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Data Processing: Financial, Business Practice, Management, Or Cost/price Determination > Automated Electrical Financial Or Business Practice Or Management Arrangement > Accounting

Accounting

Accounting patent applications listed include Date, Patent Application Number, Patent Title, Patent Abstract summary and are linked to the corresponding patent application page.

08/28/14 - 20140244448 - System and method for mapping financial data
Mapping financial data comprises receiving a first set of financial data from internal reporting systems. The first set of financial data is loaded into a database having high-level design segmentation. The first set of financial data is associated with a high-level segment of profitability. An input associated with the high-level...

08/28/14 - 20140244449 - Integrated system for calculating savings at several stages of procurement cycle by auto-fetching spend data into savings tracker system
An integrated system is described for calculating savings at several stages of the procurement cycle by auto-fetching spend data into a savings tracker system. The system comprises: a processor unit; and a computer readable medium storing instructions executable by the processor unit comprising: an integrated spend data input system adapted...

08/28/14 - 20140244450 - Information processing apparatus, information managing method and program
An information processing apparatus includes a first output data generation unit that generates first output data, which is independent of a type of an output device; a second output data generation unit that generates second output data, which depends on the type of the output device, from the first output...

08/28/14 - 20140244451 - E-commerce transaction verification system and method
An e-commerce transaction verification system creates documentary verifications of e-commerce transactions between merchants and customers. The system is implemented on a host server cooperating with a program module on the merchant's e-commerce server. The merchant's e-commerce server performs an e-commerce transaction with a customer, and sends transaction data to the...

08/28/14 - 20140244452 - Method and system for repurposing lease analysis, accounting, administration, and market data comparisons
Lease calculations may be used by commercial real estate brokers, corporate tenants, landlords, financial professionals, financial advisors, accountants and/or the like, to compare financial aspects of one or more leases and/or contracts, determine the impact of new accounting rules on current and/or future leases, comply with current and/or future lease...

08/28/14 - 20140244453 - System and method for providing automated receipt and bill collection, aggregation, and processing
A system and method in accordance with example embodiments may include automated receipt and bill collection, aggregation, and processing. Additionally, a system and method in accordance with example embodiments may a customer opt-in, scan one or more electronic messages including receipts and bills, retrieve transaction information from one or more...

08/28/14 - 20140244454 - System and methods for increasing business visibility and accountability using linked notifications and accountability auditors
A method including the steps of: identifying, using one or more processors, business data associated with problems within a business environment; generating, using one or more processors, one or more notifications related to the identified business data; sending, using one or more processors, the one or more notifications to a...

08/21/14 - 20140236781 - Systems and methods for an in-memory budget finder
Systems and methods for automatically finding available funds in an in-memory database are disclosed. In response to receiving an proposed expenditure amount associated with a proposed budget identifier, a set of proximity rules can be determined. The proximity rules define a budget graph and the scope for a particular search....

08/21/14 - 20140236782 - Travel expense automation
A method of monitoring the expenses of a traveller during the progress of an itinerary utilises NFC for carrying out the financial transactions associated with the itinerary and updates a corporate ERP or similar financial database with the financial transactions as they occur allowing rapid allocation to cost centres. The...

08/21/14 - 20140236783 - Managing delivery of application server content
A method of managing delivery of content to end users of an application executing on an application server is disclosed. A definition of a first variant of a web page is received, the definition of the first variant specifying that an instance of a first widget is to be included...

08/14/14 - 20140229344 - Systems and methods for parsing unknown codes obtained from a customizable spreadsheet application interface
An improvement in a customizable spreadsheet application is provided. The improvement preferably provides an interface between the customizable spreadsheet application and a third party financial institution application. The improvement preferably includes an application programming interface (“API”) that is configured to receive a Bank Administration Institute, version 2 (“BAI2”) file. The...

08/14/14 - 20140229345 - Application process framework for integrated and extensible accounting system
Technologies are generally described for a consistent process, task, and state application architecture pattern from an initial documentation process through the resource accounting, subledger accounting processes, and the general ledger accounting process. Data driven policy and rules may be leveraged for the processing to determine input, results, and state transitioning,...

08/14/14 - 20140229346 - Informative graphical representation of individual net worth system, method and software
Net worth can be graphically represented as dollars versus time. A user can zoom in on a desired section of the graphical representation in order to better discern short term net worth trends. On the zoomed in image, time and or dollars may be truncated in order to show net...

08/07/14 - 20140222631 - System and method for suspect entity detection and mitigation
A plurality of institutions (such as financial institutions) contribute data to a data analysis and linking system. The system analyzes the data to create data nodes (records) associated with an entity, where the entity may be, for example, a person/individual, business, organization, account, address, telephone number, etc. After data is...

08/07/14 - 20140222632 - Data transaction acceleration using multiple data structure types
A method of accelerating execution of a transactions includes storing financial ledgers in a relational database, prepopulating a multidimensional data cube using the relational database, executing the transactions using the data cube by querying the data cube for aggregated balances to generate result values, generating accounting journal entries that update...

07/31/14 - 20140214635 - Systems and methods for extracting information from a transaction description
The disclosed embodiments include systems and methods for extracting information from a transaction description. In one embodiment, a system is disclosed that may include one or more processors and one or more memory devices storing instructions that, when executed by the one or more processors, performs operations consistent with the...

07/24/14 - 20140207630 - Method for transactional prediction and estimation
A method for transactional prediction and estimation is presented. The method can include assembling, using a computer system, at least one of transactional data and financial data acquired from at least one online transaction partner of a transaction source, and generating, using the computer system, a predicted regulatory reporting obligation...

07/24/14 - 20140207631 - Systems and method for analyzing and validating invoices
A system and method for management and processing a plurality of types of invoices at a user's site involving importing the plurality of types of invoices to provide comparable invoices and auditing the comparable invoices by performing an automated reasonability test on the comparable invoices. The system and method also...

07/24/14 - 20140207632 - Budget-aware event information collection during program execution
Embodiments of techniques and systems for slowdown-budget-aware event information collection are described. In various embodiments, a system may be configured to control collection of information for events associated with execution of a program during execution of the program based on a slowdown cost budget. In various embodiments, the slowdown cost...

07/17/14 - 20140201043 - Entity resolution without using personally identifiable information
In a method for tracking purchases by a customer, records of purchases forming transaction records are received, identifying a product, service, or category of product or service purchased, and a date/ time of purchase. Location records of usage of mobile devices by respective users are received, indicating a date and...

07/17/14 - 20140201044 - Determining a payment policy
A method of generating a recommendation reducing a cost of subject attrition includes generating a plurality of policies, wherein each of the plurality of policies models a dependence of an attrition risk of each of a plurality of subject categories on a plurality of payment components of the plurality of...

07/10/14 - 20140195390 - Auditor's toolbox
A system and method for managing and providing selective access to automated data regarding daily valued defined contribution plans. More particularly, the present invention relates to systems and methods for managing accounting data between one or more clients and one or more administrators and one or more users (e.g., auditors,...

07/10/14 - 20140195391 - Accounting data generation apparatus, method, and server apparatus
An accounting data generation apparatus includes a definition information storage unit, a business data acquisition unit, and an accounting data generation unit. The definition information storage unit stores definition information for generating a plurality of pieces of accounting data corresponding respectively to a plurality of accounting standards for each kind...

07/03/14 - 20140188672 - Systems, methods and interfaces for event investigation within an online research system
A method including receiving an event investigation inquiry and retrieving a first set of research event information based on the event investigation inquiry and a second set of research event information based on the event investigation inquiry, the first set of research event information and the second set of research...

07/03/14 - 20140188673 - Mobile expense report system
A hand held computer based device includes expense transaction software equipped with an electronic (near field) communication device to receive an electronic signal and wherein the expense transaction software obtains transaction information data in the electronic signal for either storing locally on the hand held computer based device or transmitting...

07/03/14 - 20140188674 - Method, system and computer program for providing multilateral debt netting and payment services for enterprises
A multilateral netting operation is configured for receiving, via at the at least one computing device, data defining two or more financial positions from a plurality of netting participants. This data is normalized by at least one computing device to define two or more comparable financial positions. The comparable financial...

07/03/14 - 20140188675 - Expense calculation and business reporting apparatuses, methods, and systems
A system for expense calculation, accrual, allocation, and reconciliation, including an expense calculation module configured to receive transaction data relating to a transaction and to apply at least one charge rule to the transaction data to calculate expense data detailing the expenses expected to be charged in association with the...

06/26/14 - 20140180882 - Pay-per-sale system, method and computer program product therefor
A vehicle sales matching system may include a vehicle sales lead data database, a vehicle sales information database, and a sales matching system embodied on a non-transitory computer readable medium and communicatively connected to the vehicle sales lead data database and the vehicle sales information database. The vehicle sales lead...

06/19/14 - 20140172654 - Interactive chart utilizing shifting control to render shifting of time domains of data series
The invention disclosed is a system for providing an aggregated econometric database with selectable sources of economic data. The econometric database is accessible to a system application that graphically displays econometric data over selected periods, and allows display of external economic data in conjunction with internal company metrics. The system...

06/19/14 - 20140172655 - System and method for reconciling one or more financial transactions
A system, method and computer program product for reconciling one or more financial transactions of one or more business units. The method includes capturing transaction data from the financial transactions using a first set of data logics. The capturing further includes extracting the transaction data from the financial transactions using...

06/12/14 - 20140164192 - Franchise royalty and advertising fee collection
A computer-implemented method is provided for segregating funds associated with sales or transactions of a franchisee to pay royalties and/or advertising fees to a franchisor. The method may include determining a sales amount corresponding to one or more transactions of a seller associated with a closeout period, determining a transfer...

06/12/14 - 20140164193 - Electronic receipt system, commodity sales data processing apparatus, electronic receipt management server and method
An electronic receipt system generates electronic receipt information associated with commodity sales data in association with a member code of a consumer, stores company codes in a storage section in association with electronic receipt information in a plurality of electronic receipt management units corresponding to company codes representing different companies,...

06/12/14 - 20140164194 - Method and system for reconciling data from multiple sources
A method and system for reconciling data, the method comprising receiving account data including records of holdings, transactions and cash balances of an manager and a custodian. The account data is matched based on a set of rules for matching custodian and manager data. A holding matching process, transaction matching...

06/05/14 - 20140156473 - Surcharge compliance registry
Apparatus and methods for auditing a transaction record are provided. The transaction record may correspond to a credit card transaction. The auditing may include identifying a surcharge violation. The surcharge violation may be an unlawful surcharge. The auditing may identify patterns of double surcharging. Transaction-level auditing may include ensuring that...

06/05/14 - 20140156474 - Method of forecasting a residual value of a vehicle
A method for forecasting a residual value of a first vehicle having existent and nonexistent model years is disclosed. Part of the method includes creating a proxy vehicle form a selected one of a plurality of second vehicles for each nonexistent model year within a predetermined time frame with the...

05/29/14 - 20140149267 - Systems and methods for providing a vending network
In one embodiment, a server includes a memory device and a processor configured to execute a set of instructions to communicate with a property management system, wherein the server receives transaction data from the property management system, the transaction data associated with a transaction and comprising a transaction type or...

05/22/14 - 20140143101 - Systems, methods and computer program products that facilitate matching of debtor payments to collection authority accounts
A method includes retrieving a debtor payment voucher file from a third party repository of bankruptcy trustee data, such as the National Data Center, wherein the debtor payment voucher file comprises information regarding debtor payments to a bankruptcy trustee; identifying a first set of debtor payment transaction information contained within...

05/22/14 - 20140143102 - Control system and method with user interface
Systems and methods providing a user interface to facilitate at least the accessing, the reviewing, and the analyzing of owner asset transaction data. Embodiments of the present invention provide a controller having a communication device and a user interface. The communication device is operable to receive owner asset transaction data...

05/22/14 - 20140143103 - Methods and apparatus for complementing user entries associated with events of interest through context
Data validation techniques are provided. For example, such techniques complement user entries associated with events of interest through context. In one aspect of the invention, a technique for processing one or more user entries associated with one or more events of interest includes the following steps/operations. Context associated with the...

05/22/14 - 20140143104 - Receipt retrieval based on location
A user may request receipts near a current location of the user or a desired location specified by the user. Once a location or address is determined or obtained, a service provider can access a database or other storage to search for receipts for the user within a certain distance...

05/22/14 - 20140143105 - Travel expense automation
A method of monitoring the expenses of a traveller during the progress of an itinerary utilises NFC for carrying out the financial transactions associated with the itinerary and updates a corporate ERP or similar financial database with the financial transactions as they occur allowing rapid allocation to cost centres. The...

05/15/14 - 20140136378 - Method and apparatus for controlling service traffic in a communication network
A method and corresponding apparatus for controlling service traffic in a communication network including an online charging system performing the steps of receiving a request for service traffic control, the request including at least data identifying a first communication network account; determining, based on the received data and a predefined...

05/08/14 - 20140129396 - Systems and methods for reducing fraudulent activity in transaction dispute resolution
A method and device for resolving a transaction dispute are provided. The method and device provide information related to a disputed transaction to a user and then provide the user with the opportunity to cancel the transaction dispute. The provided information may be information that is relevant to the user...

05/08/14 - 20140129397 - System and method for assessing mortgage broker and lender compliance
Some embodiments disclosed herein are directed to systems and methods for assessing mortgage lender and broker compliance. The systems and methods may receive loan pricing data, underwriting data, and/or borrower data from mortgage brokers and/or lenders, reconstruct the underwriting processes performed by lenders and brokers, and monitor many aspects of...

05/01/14 - 20140122305 - Purchase card management
There is disclosed a method and apparatus for purchase card management. The method includes receiving purchase card transaction data pertaining to a plurality of purchase card transactions and a plurality of purchase card users associated with the plurality of purchase card transactions from at least one purchase card operator and...

05/01/14 - 20140122306 - Systems and methods for obtaining accountant prepared financial statement confirmation
Systems and methods are provided for obtaining verified financial statements associated with a client. An accountant provides or approves financial statements associated with a client to a confirmation system via a communications network. The client provides permissions for the financial statements to the confirmation system via the communications network and...

05/01/14 - 20140122307 - System and method for providing a plurality of asset and service valuations
A computer-implemented engine, system and method for generating business valuations, scoring, and/or flagging over a network, responsively to information input by a user remote from the engine, system and method. The invention may include a graphical user interface capable of locally querying a user to input the company information, at...

05/01/14 - 20140122308 - Electronic financial management and analysis system and related methods
A computing system facilitating electronic bill presentment and payment features for authorized users via a user interface is introduced including an analysis engine. The analysis engine, in response to user interaction with the user interface, selectively performs user-defined analysis on at least a subset of retrieved billing information associated with...

04/24/14 - 20140114815 - System and method for managing and using a third party subsidy account
Systems and methods for using a third party subsidy account are disclosed. A method may include (1) using a computer processor, enrolling a subsidy recipient in a subsidy program; (2) using the computer processor, funding a subsidy account for the subsidy recipient with subsidy funds having a first subsidy expiration;...

04/24/14 - 20140114816 - Multidimensional measurement basis for accounting systems
Techniques to provide a multi-measurement basis for accounting systems are described. A technique may include receiving data from a source document, documenting the received data as base multidimensional measurements that characterize an event, calculating derived multidimensional measurements that quantify the social, operational, and financial consequences of the event from the...

04/24/14 - 20140114817 - System and method for applying diverse accounting events to account balances and generating financial reports
A method and system for processing accounting event data and applying the accounting event data to account balances associated with an entity. The system receives accounting event data from multiple third-party financial institutions and uses processing rules to identify activities associated with each accounting event represented in the accounting event...

04/24/14 - 20140114818 - Provenance tracking and quality analysis for revenue asset management data
In a recurring revenue management system, a first unit of data and a second unit of data is received. Content is extracted from the first unit of data and the second unit of data based on one or more parameters of a predefined data object that is part of an...

04/24/14 - 20140114819 - Inbound and outbound data handling for recurring revenue asset management
In a recurring revenue management system, it can be determined that a unit of data received at the recurring revenue management system from an external client data system lacks at least one data aspect necessary to create a fully populated instance of the data object. An instance of a skeletal...

04/24/14 - 20140114820 - Method and system for managing credit disputes associated with account payables of an organization
The various embodiments herein provide a method and system for managing credit disputes associated with account payables of an organization. The method comprises of fetching a current version of a variance data from a database, determining whether the variance data matches with a pre-recorded data, creating a claim for a...

04/24/14 - 20140114821 - Apparatus for consolidating financial transaction information
A transaction information consolidating apparatus is disclosed which consolidates cash flow information associated with as many as several hundred thousand transactions per day into data which can be dealt with by a risk management system. A transaction information consolidating apparatus (1) acquires transaction information from a transaction information storage apparatus...