How much does one story point cost? Is Sprint 0 an expense or an asset? Can you run an Agile project with a fixed-cost contract? Agile challenges the existing approach to financial aspects of running projects: i.e. budgeting, forecasting, financial planning and vendor contracts.
Applying new financial models becomes increasingly important for larger organizations adopting Agile. These organizations need to maintain transparent financial governance and reporting while they are going through an Agile transformation. Shareholders would not be too excited about messy annual financial statements.
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