The FD verdict: What are the key 2015 issues keeping FDs awake at night

In their 2014 report, 'CFO Insights on Success: Preparing for 2015 and Beyond', the ICAEW suggested that “these days the CFO earns his or her place at the leadership table because they have the knowledge to combine business acumen with hard facts: the numbers.” But come year-end, the pressure is on the finance team to deliver accurate results with no surprises. And of course, there will be certain areas that will be more challenging and demanding than others.

Embarrassingly, BYOD is often jeopardised due to viruses from porn sites

Employers are quickly learning that Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) is a phenomenon that can perhaps not be stopped. However, while employees certainly enjoy the functionality that BYOD provides, the websites they sometimes visit are mere hooks in the water, with hackers and viruses waiting on the other side to reel important data in. And unsurprisingly, porn sites are most commonly used as bait.