Currency fluctuations always mean some businesses come out on top while others are left in the dust – but in a sector analysis, which industries fare the worst from a weak pound?
Small companies are the bedrock of the UK economy, accounting for over 99 per cent of private sector businesses last year, and employing nearly 16m people. But there is a problem holding most back – the late payments culture.
Finance teams are often seen as behind the times and stuck in the 80’s – especially when it comes to using technology to drive meaningful change. But why hasn’t financial transformation happened yet?
Manfred Weber, leader of the conservative European People’s Party, has been quite vocal about Brexit. Most recently he suggested any company linked to the euro should not be doing business on British soil.
After a look into the challenges CFOs face today, Adaptive Insights found finance teams have little time to spend on strategic tasks due to insufficient reporting systems.
There are a number of ways you could use your money once you’ve secured it and there simply isn’t time to list them all. Instead, here’s a list of what not to do with your investment.
Catherine Stott, external financial mind coach to ActivTrades, unveils the difference between the two sexes when faced with pressures cast up by changing markets – and why it’s a sound business case for having more women in the financial industry.
As a self-described man of words, not numbers, Simon Whitehead is not a fan of managing business cash flow – but knows how key it is at the start of a year.
Man may have been created equal, but investors absolutely weren’t. Bosses will need to think carefully about who they choose, so here’s how to spot the investor that’s right for you.
Money makes the world go round and for those in business, also keeps your company afloat. It goes without saying that invoicing is the cornerstone to maintaining a healthy cash flow.
If you’ve been thinking of getting a new role, then why not apply for small business commissioner – a title which will have you focus on tackling late payment.
Ed Molyneux, CEO and co-founder at FreeAgent, shares his experience of listing on the London Stock Exchange and explains what not to forget.