Category: Finance

Meet the Golden Master for asset managers

Author: webeditor

yIn September, professional services firm Accenture brought onboard a team of research and benchmarking experts from consultancy Investit to beef up the business analytics skills of its asset management industry practice. Its aim is to focus on helping asset management... Read more

Are you missing out on R&D tax relief?

Author: webeditor

Three quarters (77 per cent) of small and medium-sized UK engineering firms have not heard of research and development (R&D) tax relief, according to a survey by specialist tax relief experts Catax. And even among senior managers and owners at... Read more

Making Tax Digital – what you need to know

Author: webeditor

Making tax digital (MTD) is the most fundamental change to the administration of the tax system for a generation. When implemented, most businesses will be required to maintain their accounting records digitally and to submit quarterly updates to HMRC. This... Read more

The Brexit takeover

Author: webeditor

Like a Hollywood blockbuster, Brexit has provided plenty of drama in the world of M&A. Within weeks of the UK’s vote to leave the EU last June some big deals were pushed through, as buyers took advantage of the sudden... Read more

Managing billions, love your hacker

Author: webeditor

Cyber crime is a massive challenge, but you must recognise the opportunity as well. Cyber security attacks have battered the balance sheets and reputation of many of the globe’s biggest businesses in the last few years. Sony, TalkTalk and the... Read more

UK’s first fintech degree sparks huge interest

Author: webeditor

The University of Strathclyde has been the first British university to launch a Masters degree in financial technology to help support the growing digital financial sector in Scotland. Daniel Broby, director of the Centre for Financial Regulation and Innovation at... Read more

Consumers to shape the future of payments

Author: webeditor

The payments industry will change more in 2018 than perhaps any single year so far – not just in Europe, but around the world. An expanding choice at checkout means instant feedback on what consumers really want, based on how... Read more

Leveraging project management for successful digital transformation

Author: webeditor

Organisations the world over, facing disruption from greater global competition, changing market demands, and accelerated technological advances, recognise the need for robust, customer-centric digital strategies. For many, the successful execution of such a strategy hinges on digital transformation – the... Read more