The FDs’ Excellence Awards 2017 has taken place, congratulating the country’s finest financial leaders and organisations.
New research by Alix Partners sought to identify why, as of late, private equity businesses are getting rid of portfolio company CEOs within two years.
With the general election taking place on 8 June, the owner of business bank OakNorth has discussed what would earn his vote on the day, as well as other developments on the entrepreneurial radar.
Owning and running a business can be unrelenting, the Christmas rush and January sales are closely followed by Valentine’s Day and before too long tax returns and planning for the upcoming 2017/18 financial year.
In today’s competitive landscape, the best CFOs help corporate leaders make more informed decisions. As such, their role has evolved.
CFOs are under too much pressure, Dun & Bradstreet has found, with 56 per cent of its survey respondents citing board expectations to be unrealistic.
The hiring plans of the finance sector is the primary reason London has seen a 17 per cent month-on-month increase in available jobs, a Morgan McKinley Financial Services report explained.
International Airlines Group (IAG), the owner of British Airways, has invested in two tech startups as part of its accelerator programme.
24 June 2016 was a day that caused shock waves across the globe, prompting many to brace for Brexit pitfalls in the face of the unknown.
American Express’ tenth global survey on CFO perceptions took a look at business spending and investment plans companies put in place to make the most of the year ahead. A healthy dose of rivalry is on the cards, it seems, as finance executives look to increase their company’s competitive advantage.
It takes a lot for me to get even mildly excited about a bank these days. But a bank that ‘just works’ for an SME stays out of the way, and doesn’t issue time fines or patronise you? Now that’s a little different.
A new KPMG report has detailed what appears to be a business confidence increase, as UK VC investment has risen in Q1 2017.