Camelot UK Lotteries, Saint-Gobain, Tate & Lyle to Present at BlackLine Systems 2014 EMEA User Conference

4th annual European client gathering supports financial software provider’s commitment to strengthen global presence, deliver superior customer service worldwide

LONDON and LOS ANGELES – June 17, 2014 – Financial close software company BlackLine Systems is hosting its fourth annual EMEA User Conference this week in London, home of the company’s EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) headquarters, to serve the company’s rapidly growing base of clients in the region.

Accountancy and finance team members from Camelot UK Lotteries, Saint-Gobain and Tate & Lyle will present case studies on how each has used the BlackLine Financial Close Suite, delivered in a simple, secure Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)/Cloud model, to increase efficiencies and improve productivity, ultimately accelerating their financial close.

Representatives from additional BlackLine client companies including Mondelēz International, QBE Management Services UK and Schroder Investment Management, to name a few, are registered to attend and join BlackLine’s team of experts in London. As part of its ongoing commitment to strengthen its global presence and provide clients everywhere with superior service, BlackLine has designed the two-day event to give users a venue to share ideas on how their accounting and finance departments can get the most value out of their BlackLine application.

As at all BlackLine Signature Production and User events, those who attend the London sessions will be given an opportunity to:

• Learn best practices from BlackLine’s team of experts

• Hear how experienced users from other regional companies creatively use BlackLine

• Preview upcoming software enhancements

• Directly influence the product direction going forward

The BlackLine EMEA User Conference 2014 will be held Wednesday to Thursday, 18-19 June, at the Sofitel London St. James.

For more information, contact Howard Goldstein at

About BlackLine

BlackLine is a provider of cloud-based solutions that transform Finance and Accounting (F&A) by automating, centralising and streamlining financial close operations, intercompany accounting processes and other key F&A processes for large and midsize enterprises.  Designed to complement ERP and other financial systems, BlackLine’s cloud platform increases operational efficiency, real-time visibility, control and compliance to ensure end-to-end financial close management and accounting automation.

BlackLine’s mission is to continuously improve the quality, accuracy and efficiency of Finance and Accounting by centralising key functions within a single, unified cloud platform. Enabling customers to move beyond outdated processes and point solutions to a Continuous Accounting model, in which real-time automation, controls and period-end tasks are embedded within day-to-day activities. BlackLine helps companies modernise accounting operations with intelligent automation, ensuring more accurate and insightful financial statements and a more efficient financial close.  To date more than 2,800 companies with users in over 130 countries around the world trust BlackLine to help ensure balance sheet integrity and confidence in their financial statements.

BlackLine is recognized by Gartner as a Leader in its 2019 Magic Quadrant for Cloud Financial Close Solutions.

Based in Los Angeles, BlackLine also has regional headquarters in London, Singapore and Sydney servicing its 14 global locations.For more information, please visit


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