-Non-Financial Performance Measures
-Customer Service Operations
-Disaster Recovery and Security
In addition, the survey found that fast-track companies, who were outperforming their peers on sustained revenue growth and gross margins, are placing a higher premium on competitor information than ever before. Here's what they wanted to know when benchmarking themselves against their competitors:
-Changes in pricing
-New product initiatives
-Changes in corporate strategy
The business intelligence units at these fast-growth companies almost always use financial models in investigating target companies or competitors. With a direct interface to AM Best's Statement data, SS&C's financial modeling software, Finesse, can project your company's financial performance side-by-side with targets or competitors and even combine company financials to view the projected results of a merged company.