Accounting network CPAMerica, working with CPA exam review company Surgent, has awarded two scholarships for Surgent’s CPA Review Course to staff accountants Ryan Asch and Jake Campbell, both at member firm Harper & Whitfield. This partnership began in 2019 and has since awarded more than 10 scholarships to CPAmerica members. … The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and technology company RQ announced the rollout of an online platform for chartered accountants working in practice to further deepen client relationships, following an 18-month collaboration. The software was designed to give chartered accountants insights into the financial needs and goals of clients, and provide a space for collaboration. The platform by RQ can also assist with adhering to the ICAEW Designated Professional Body (Investment Business) regulatory regime, though it’s not a substitute for compliance. Under the agreement, RQ will provide ICAEW firms with free access to the platform in exchange for input and support from the ICAEW. … Finance and procurement solutions provider Corcentric announced the availability of a Microsoft Word Add-in option for its Corcentric Platform. The add-in for Word improves the editing workflow of contract documents for online (browser) versions of Word. Customers can collaborate directly on files without having to download and re-upload to the Corcentric Platform. Every document will be synchronized, and any changes will be integrated back into the final negotiated contract. … Enterprise revenue lifecycle management platform BillingPlatform announced a strategic partnership with J.P. Morgan Payments to support the billing needs across its business units. BillingPlatform’s solution has been integrated within J.P. Morgan’s ecosystem to service J.P. Morgan’s Treasury Services and Trade Finance businesses. As part of J.P. Morgan’s broader billing and pricing transformation, the integrated solution aims to expand billing capabilities and meet increasing market needs. The implementation enables flexible billing configurations, workflow automation and strategic integrations to achieve end-to-end processing. … Compliance solutions provider Sovos partnered with EXL, a data analytics and digital operations and solutions company focused on the insurance industry. The new partnership allows insurance companies to access a suite of tools for sales and use tax management, enabling insurance companies to calculate, track and manage taxes.