Get started with this new release by checking out the Finance help. Here are direct links to some of the changes:

Finance (General)

Key Concepts in Finance

The "Accounting Principles" topic is new. - 

Accounting and Financial Close

General Ledger Accounting

Joint Venture Accounting (JVA)

The "Rules for Substitution/Validation" topic describes how a user can create substitution/validation rules for JVA. -

Asset Accounting

Treasury Management

Cash and Liquidity Management (and Invoice Management)

Treasury and Risk Management

An overview table now lists the archiving objects in Treasury and Risk Management -

Financial Operations

Accounts Payable/Accounts Receivable Accounting

The new item interest calculation feature for SAP S/4HANA Cloud comes with five new apps and new configuration options. This is the entry page for the new section in the product assistance:

Bank Statement Processing

The structure of the Cloud documentation has changed a bit. Now, the "Bank Statement Processing" sub-structure gives an overview of all relevant app descriptions and topics. Start here:

Invoice Management

For additional topics, also check under "Cash and Liquidity Management".

Video Library for Finance

The following changes have been made in the Video Library for Finance (

  • The Video Library for Finance has been restructured to account for the ever-growing number of how-to videos. The library includes nearly a dozen new videos, many of them on tax-related topics and on machine learning in bank account maintenance.
  • You can now use the “Search within Video” feature to search for certain key words in videos in English and German.
  • We provide all videos with captions in the SAP S/4HANA Cloud languages.
  • Some videos have been recreated in other languages, for example in German and Russian:

Videos in German

·   Hauptbuchbelege buchen:

·   Buchungskreisübergreifender Handelsprozess für Devisengeschäfte:

Video in Russian

Introducing the Manage Fixed Assets App:

What else is new in this release?

To see all changes in SAP S/4HANA Cloud 2005, please read the What's New information or open the What's New Viewer.

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