The UK seems to be struggling when it comes to scaling the global ladder of entrepreneurial countries, but the latest index shows we’re heading in the right direction – and that we could possibly prove next year’s forecast wrong.
Many a report has delved into the desires of the FD and CFO, but have you ever thought about what the career aspirations of young finance professionals today are?
Chancellor Philip Hammond announced a plan to pump £400m of venture capital funds into the British Business Bank to support the UK’s growing companies.
As part of his Autumn Statement, chancellor Philip Hammond promised to double Export Finance funds, taking “total risk appetite to £5bn”.
Job site Indeed has revealed the top UK employers for 2016, which have been ranked based on employee reviews that cover multiple factors.
In a bid to make the most of the festive season’s bargain hunters, the Amazon.co.uk Black Friday Sale will start on Monday 14 November and run right through until Friday 25 November. On the first day of Christmas…
The end of October saw two taxi drivers win a case against Uber with the help of GM Trade Union for the right to be classed as “workers”. Many suggested it would open the floodgates to claims against similar firms with on-demand staff – and news about Deliveroo suggests the sentiment is true.
Small business bosses are starting to realise the importance of smarter procurement, as demonstrated by some recent research published by Tungsten Network.
Consumers in the UK are ready to take part in the Black Friday sales weekend, as over a quarter of Brits plan to buy goods during the discount shopping period – spending double the amount they did in 2015.
CFO Research and Prudential Financial have found that FDs view the financial wellbeing of staff as an important component of corporate performance.
Thursday 3 November marks the day three judges ruled that the government cannot trigger Article 50, suggesting prime minister Theresa May has to ask parliament for permission before the UK can truly leave the EU.
Aaron Hayward, employment specialist at DJM Solicitors, asks what Uber’s recent employment tribunal ruling on workers rights will mean for businesses that are part of the gig economy.