Pensions: Automatic saving to start at 18 under new plans Posted on Sunday December 17, 2017
An extra 900,000 young people could automatically save into a workplace pension under the plans.
Ryanair to meet Irish pilots' union in bid to halt strike Posted on Sunday December 17, 2017
The Irish pilots' union says it will meet Ryanair this week but is not yet ready to call off a strike.
Diane Abbott: Listen to CBI and NHS' on Brexit migration Posted on Sunday December 17, 2017
Diane Abbott says Labour would make migration "less bureaucratic" after Brexit.
Defence budget: New equipment at risk over MoD savings 'doubts' Posted on Sunday December 17, 2017
MPs warn plans for new military equipment - including warships and jets - could be at risk.
Former PM takes on UK-China investment role Posted on Saturday December 16, 2017
David Cameron is to lead a £750m fund to improve links between Britain and China, the government says.
Sky News faces uncertain future after Disney-Fox deal Posted on Friday December 15, 2017
Will Disney want to keep pumping money into a loss-making news channel after the Fox deal?
Cash controversy: The High Streets with too many ATMs Posted on Friday December 15, 2017
The cash machine industry and the network are at loggerheads over closure plans.
Unilever sells margarine business to KKR for £6bn Posted on Friday December 15, 2017
The Anglo-Dutch firm is selling brands including Flora and ProActiv to the private equity giant.
Hunter Harrison: CSX railway boss dies Posted on Saturday December 16, 2017
The US transportation company's shares fell sharply on Friday after CEO's medical leave was announced.
US tax bill: Republicans agree sweeping changes Posted on Saturday December 16, 2017
Senate and House lawmakers reveal final details of the biggest change to the US tax code in 30 years.
Business and Management Faculty 2018 webinars and events Posted on Friday December 15, 2017
Stay up-to-date by attending our webinars and events in 2018. We have a varied programme of CPD lectures offering you the choice of meeting fellow members at our one hour events at Chartered Accountants’ Hall, or listening to our online webinars from the comfort of your office or home.
Effective password policies Posted on Wednesday December 13, 2017
Business & Management shares advice on how to protect valuable company data and hardware with better password management.
Special report - Finance and Technology Posted on Wednesday December 13, 2017
This month’s report looks at the impact and influence that technology is having on our roles in finance.
Is Excel bad for you? Posted on Wednesday December 13, 2017
Here the experts share their views on spreadsheet strengths and weaknesses and whether they have any distance left to run.
Excel skills Posted on Wednesday December 13, 2017
Excel guru, John Tennent, offers practical tips on financial modelling and budgeting with Excel and will also share some excellent and very easy functions that Excel has to offer.
Error reduction and risk Posted on Wednesday December 13, 2017
Matthew Leitch examines how eliminating mistakes can improve business performance.
Boardroom pay Posted on Friday December 08, 2017
Pay ratios are the latest idea proposed to address public concern over executive remuneration. But will they achieve what proponents intend? David Craik investigates.
Economic update Posted on Thursday December 07, 2017
Dr. Stephen Davies, Head of Education at the Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) presents a one hour webinar on the state of the UK economy five months after the UK general election.
Business and Management Faculty 2017/2018 webinars and events Posted on Monday December 04, 2017
Stay up-to-date by attending our webinars and events in 2017/2018. We have a programme of CPD events that offer you the opportunity to meet speakers and fellow members at our events, or view from the comfort of your office with our online webinars.
Webinar resources Posted on Monday December 04, 2017
Thank you for registering onto the Business and Management Faculty's webinar, Excel skills, broadcast on 5 December 2017.
Time management Posted on Monday December 04, 2017
This webinar will present you with effective time management techniques that work, allowing you to get the most out of your day.
Controlling risk when trading in overseas currencies Posted on Thursday November 30, 2017
This practical webinar examines the cost efficient options available for businesses, from operating an overseas currency bank account to pre-purchase credit cards.
SME news Posted on Tuesday November 28, 2017
Resources for SMEs including the latest government support schemes and information on smaller business issues.
Statistics for business - use of stats to detect fraud Posted on Friday November 17, 2017
This short talk is the third of our webinars on Statistics for Business, with Nigel Marriott of the Royal Statistical Society. Nigel explains how statistics can be used to identify anomalies in data sets and how it can assist in deterring and preventing fraud.
Strategic decision making Posted on Thursday November 16, 2017
Clear presentation of alternatives, uncontrollables and unknowns is a vital prerequisite for responsible, strategic decision-making, says Matthew Leitch.
Planning for retirement Posted on Thursday November 16, 2017
Retirement income isn’t something you should only think about on the day you’re handed a carriage clock. Business & Management looks at the personal wealth planning themes FDs should consider to ensure a comfortable post-career life.
Impact of Brexit on financial reporting Posted on Thursday November 16, 2017
Nigel Sleigh-Johnson looks at the implications of Brexit on financial reporting, including whether it’s best to stick to what we know.
IFRS 16 Posted on Thursday November 16, 2017
The publication of IFRS 16 Leases has been demystified with the creation of an ICAEW guide.
Data visualisation in presentations Posted on Thursday November 16, 2017
Author Steve Wexler reflects on the importance of feedback, iteration and constant improvement when it comes to creating the best data visualisations.
Productivity and investment Posted on Thursday November 16, 2017
With business investment in the UK slowing, Paul Golden considers the impact on productivity and employment and the role of the finance function in identifying and assessing potential sources of investment.
How public relations became a million dollar idea Posted on Friday December 15, 2017
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how public relations became a million dollar idea.
Disney-Fox: Five things it could mean Posted on Thursday December 14, 2017
The BBC's Andrew Neil has five things the $52.4bn (£39bn) tie-up could mean.
Digitally preserving Africa's artefacts Posted on Friday December 15, 2017
The National Museum of Kenya has started a new programme to digitally preserve African artefacts.
My close escape from £10,000 bank scam Posted on Wednesday December 13, 2017
Barry Fox, 72, says he had "a close shave" with scammers when trying to buy a Rolls Royce on eBay.
Turning the cactus into a cash crop Posted on Friday December 15, 2017
Food technologist and entrepreneur Dr Evelyn Okoth is turning cactus into a cash crop.
The small jeans firm with a big ambition Posted on Wednesday December 13, 2017
With a workforce of just 15 people, the Hiut Denim Company now sells its jeans around the world from its small factory in rural Wales.
How inflation is hitting Britain's bakers Posted on Tuesday December 12, 2017
Bakery owner John Foster explains how the rising price of imports is affecting his business.
Helping poorer Kenyans pay for healthcare Posted on Tuesday December 12, 2017
Paying for healthcare in Kenya has got easier thanks to M-Tiba, a mobile "electronic health wallet".
Job prospects 'will improve' under new economic action plan Posted on Tuesday December 12, 2017
The new action plan means businesses have to make guarantees in order to get financial support.
UK inventors claim funding rules hold them back Posted on Monday December 11, 2017
Garden shed inventors talk about the challenges they face to get government funding for their ideas.