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Alleviating fraud in your finance function

  • Published: 17 Sep 2020

Finance enterprise resource planning (ERP) and procure to pay (P2P) systems – often described as the heart and lungs of a company – are known to.... read more

Company directors are still prone to liability even if wrongful trading has been suspended

  • Published: 16 Sep 2020

The recent implementation of the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act, which came into force on 26 June 2020, has now extended the temporary.... read more

Why employee well-being and personal progression are key to the recovery

  • Published: 9 Sep 2020

Lockdown and the drastic changes that came with it have turned our daily lives upside down. But from this topsy-turvy new world, we have gained a.... read more

A framework for success: integrating finance into sustainable business

  • Published: 9 Sep 2020

Over the past decade, there has been a significant shift in how stakeholders view a company’s responsibilities. Business leaders are returning to.... read more

Capital Gains Tax may be reviewed by Chancellor

  • Author: Zoya Malik
  • Published: 24 Aug 2020

Simon Denton, Tax Partner at Milsted Langdon, has reacted to growing reports that the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, may seek to review the Capital Gains.... read more

Pizza Express’ latest woes: what options are available for the struggling chain?

  • Published: 12 Aug 2020

Reports out from last Tuesday suggest that high-street food chain Pizza Express is considering the closure of 67 outlets, cutting 1,100 jobs across.... read more

Editor’s comments ahead of UK A-level results day

  • Author: Joe Pickard
  • Published: 12 Aug 2020

Tomorrow, 13 August, A-level students in England and Wales will be receiving the results which will determine whether they have secured a place at.... read more

Calling all CFOs: it is time to restructure the finance function

  • Published: 6 Aug 2020

As lockdown restrictions lift and financial care packages are being offered by the UK government, Jeremy Fletcher, MD at Transform Finance, argues.... read more

Reporting and compliance: why we need a data revolution

  • Published: 5 Aug 2020

Commerce no longer adheres to national boundaries: the largest international organisations to the smallest businesses operate in a global market..... read more

Delivering customer success with purpose at the centre

  • Published: 5 Aug 2020

An organisation’s purpose should be the heart of every decision, no matter how big or small. For every short-term decision a CFO makes, they should.... read more

Creating a resilient workforce for years to come

  • Published: 28 Jul 2020

In times of crisis, people are a business’s biggest asset. They are also its biggest expense. Having issues of cashflow front and centre forces the.... read more

Corporate insolvency restructuring and rescue initiatives

  • Published: 27 Jul 2020

Benjamin Wiles, MD, restructuring advisory at Duff & Phelps, looks at how the proposed changes of the Insolvency and Governance Bill will impact.... read more

The term ‘accountant’: Gaining recognition, winning clients

  • Published: 27 Jul 2020

The government has long been lobbied to give the term ‘accountant’ formal legal protection and ensure that it comes with minimum qualification.... read more

Employers offered more time to come clean on furlough errors

  • Author: Zoya Malik
  • Published: 22 Jul 2020

On the proposed amendments to the Finance Bill on how HMRC proposes to deal with employers who have made errors relating to COVID-19 support.... read more

ACCA welcomes proposals to strengthen the international audit and ethics standards

  • Author: Zoya Malik
  • Published: 22 Jul 2020

Robust global auditing and ethical standards are essential for business, investor and public trust following publication of the Monitoring Group’s.... read more

The CFO’s critical role in transforming the supply chain

  • Published: 20 Jul 2020

Many supply chains have faltered during the current crisis. Some have failed completely. The C-Suite can learn from this, to make sure that the.... read more

ACCA welcomes strengthening international audit and ethics standards

  • Published: 16 Jul 2020

Robust global auditing and ethical standards are essential for business, investor and public trust following publication of the Monitoring Group’s.... read more

Managing cashflow: the crucial changes CFOs must make right now

  • Published: 13 Jul 2020

Cash has always been king; but what used to be considered enough cash in hand has now changed dramatically. Hard decisions have had to be made over.... read more

What crucial changes do CFOs need to make right now?

  • Published: 7 Jul 2020

Faced with unparalleled adversity, CFOs have to become stewards of business’ futures. Recent months have likely been the biggest challenge in most.... read more

The Wirecard Scandal Should Make Us Reconsider Financial Governance

  • Published: 1 Jul 2020

In a scandal which many have dubbed the ‘Enron of Germany’, the evolving downfall of fintech Wirecard has put a spotlight on those who should have.... read more


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