Donald Trump and the US economy in six charts Posted on Saturday January 20, 2018
How has US growth, jobs, stocks and trade fared in the first year of Donald Trump's presidency?
Carillion: The signals that the company was going bust Posted on Saturday January 20, 2018
Why did the City start to bet against construction giant Carillion before it went bust?
Dixons Carphone boss leaves for Boots Posted on Friday January 19, 2018
The head of the electronics retailer is switching to the cosmetics and chemist chain in a major move.
Coca-Cola pledges to recycle all packaging by 2030 Posted on Friday January 19, 2018
The drinks giant is pledging to reclaim a used can or bottle for every one sold.
Amazon raises monthly Prime price in US Posted on Friday January 19, 2018
The firm bumps up the monthly fee by $2, but the cost of an annual subscription was unchanged.
Dignity cuts funeral prices amid growing competition Posted on Friday January 19, 2018
Shares in Dignity, the UK's only listed funeral firm fall 50%, as it cuts prices by 25%.
Carpetright shares crash on profit warning Posted on Friday January 19, 2018
Shares in the retailer slump by 40% after the retailer suffers a "sharp deterioration" in UK trade.
UK retail sales slide in tough December Posted on Friday January 19, 2018
Retailers saw their biggest monthly fall since the EU referendum, official figures show.
Asda and Aldi stop energy drink sales to under-16s Posted on Friday January 19, 2018
Asda and Aldi will introduce ID checks from early March, after campaigners called for restrictions.
Carillion plan dubbed 'sticking plaster' Posted on Friday January 19, 2018
The FSB small business organisation rejects government claims that banks' support will provide a lifeline.
Business and Management Faculty 2018 webinars and events Posted on Friday January 19, 2018
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.
SME news Posted on Tuesday January 16, 2018
Resources for SMEs including the latest government support schemes and information on smaller business issues.
Women in Finance Posted on Wednesday January 10, 2018
The Women in Finance Network was launched by the Business and Management faculty in September 2006. Its aim is to share experiences and to help members with personal development.
Error reduction and risk Posted on Friday December 29, 2017
Matthew Leitch examines how eliminating mistakes can improve business performance.
Special report - Finance and Technology Posted on Friday December 29, 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 Thursday December 21, 2017
Here the experts share their views on spreadsheet strengths and weaknesses and whether they have any distance left to run.
Effective password policies Posted on Thursday December 21, 2017
Business & Management shares advice on how to protect valuable company data and hardware with better password management.
Short term contracts explained Posted on Wednesday December 20, 2017
Freelance work is increasing in today’s so-called gig economy. David Adams looks at what this means for businesses and those who work for them.
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.
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 Tuesday December 05, 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.
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.
Hyperloop: A visit to the test site of Virgin's train of the future Posted on Friday January 19, 2018
Can a futuristic tube-based transport scheme that shoots pods through a vacuum become a reality?
How the zipper became a million dollar idea Posted on Friday January 19, 2018
The BBC's Aaron Heslehurst explains how the zipper became a million dollar idea.
Fighting for flexible working hours Posted on Friday January 19, 2018
Less than half of parents feel flexible working is an option in their workplace.
Fishermen's app: 'We can go direct to the consumer' Posted on Friday January 19, 2018
The app that's allowing Africa's fishermen to sell their catches directly to restaurants.
'If I tried to escape they said they would kill me' Posted on Thursday January 18, 2018
"Peter" came to Britain looking for a new life but instead he was held captive and forced to work for nothing.
Zambia's traders protest at anti-cholera measures Posted on Friday January 19, 2018
Market traders in Zambia protest against government rules aimed at containing an outbreak of cholera.
Donald Trump's impact on trade in Asia Posted on Thursday January 18, 2018
What's been the impact of Donald Trump's withdrawal of the US from the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement?
Detroit motor show: Autonomous vehicles move centre stage Posted on Tuesday January 16, 2018
Detroit motor show: Autonomous vehicles move centre stage
A million dangerous tumble dryers still in UK Posted on Tuesday January 16, 2018
Faulty tumble dryers which can catch fire are still widely used in the UK, a committee of MPs warns.
H&M child model's mum says ad 'not racist' Posted on Tuesday January 16, 2018
Terry Mango defended the brand, after her son was caught up in a racism row.