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14 08, 2018

An unconventional path towards business growth

By | August 14th, 2018|Press Releases|0 Comments

In the midst of the Brexit fog lies a resurgence of industries poised for growth. And while the rate of IPOs has declined recently, attempting growth by doing things differently is what's setting many of these industries apart. We feature a few who have their eyes set on growth, and some by doing things more [...]

9 08, 2018

The sentiment of the UK CFO and their outlook on Brexit, skills shortages and cash flow.

By | August 9th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

The Deloitte CFO 2018 survey is out - and the results are concerning. The quarterly survey has become a trustworthy and reputable barometer of sentiment and outlook for UK CFOs and leadership teams as they review trends in industry and look ahead towards risk areas, profitable opportunities and attempt to charter the best path towards [...]

2 08, 2018

Increasing interest rates: The knock-on effect for SMEs who want to grow.

By | August 2nd, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Increasing interest rates: The knock-on effect for SMEs who want to grow.

This week, the Bank of England increased interest rates to 0.75% - the first time in nearly 10 years  that it has been above 0.5%.  And while economists debate the knock-on effects that this has for business in the midst of economical and political woes, businesses throughout the United Kingdom revert back to P&L systems to [...]

24 07, 2018

When Strategic Collaboration becomes the new Outsourcing

By | July 24th, 2018|Press Releases|Comments Off on When Strategic Collaboration becomes the new Outsourcing

The concept of Outsourcing is anything but new. In fact, it was in the early 90s that companies started to explore new cost-saving mechanisms for saving money, making money and getting it all done quicker than usual. In fact, it was in 1989 that the concept of "outsourcing" was officially identified as a real and [...]

18 07, 2018

Outsourced Finance is anything but Copy & Paste

By | July 18th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Outsourced Finance is anything but Copy & Paste

In a world that is driven by doing things as quickly as possible, yielding the best results every time, finding a balanced service that caters both to delivering results as well as being tailored to individual business needs, is often tricky.  And with the need for outsourced services becoming more commonplace, the finance industry is [...]

5 07, 2018

Is growth on your 2019 agenda? Take our survey

By | July 5th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Is growth on your 2019 agenda? Take our survey

Our affiliate, CFPro Ventures, has launched a survey to understand where business owners currently find themselves in terms of 2019 planning. We are solidly into H2, and while news reports are filled with news about SME business owners being cautiously optimistic about Brexit, and the years that lie ahead, many are realising the importance of [...]

26 06, 2018

Gearing up for a great second half of 2018.

By | June 26th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Gearing up for a great second half of 2018.

The end of June has arrived - and we're about to, officially, step into the second half of 2018. Scary?  If you take a few minutes to think back on the goals you'd set for your business at the start of the year, are you left with a feeling of confidence or dread? What was [...]

20 06, 2018

Your Fundraising Top 6 Checklist

By | June 20th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Your Fundraising Top 6 Checklist

We've helped many businesses fundraise the capital they need to grow. Whether they have chosen to list as public company, or whether they've pursued private investment or even corporate venturing, we have supported businesses owners and their leadership teams through the perils that lie waiting to trip up those who are unprepared and have not [...]

12 06, 2018

Why CEOs need a strategic CFO on their team.

By | June 12th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Why CEOs need a strategic CFO on their team.

"CFOs and other senior finance professionals are transitioning from “bean counters” to “bean sprouters,” as we play a greater role in our organisations’ strategy" - Jeff Thompson (President and CEO of IMA - the Institute of Management Accountants) And according to a report released by BlackLine and Middle Market Executive, CFOs at mid-market companies are experiencing a [...]

7 06, 2018

Knowing it’s time for your Finance function to become your strategic partner

By | June 7th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Knowing it’s time for your Finance function to become your strategic partner

The world of work is changing. HR functions are taking up their place around the boardroom table as an effective and productive workforce becomes critical for agile business delivery - tapping into the best skill, when you need it.  But the HR function is not the only business function that is developing a far more [...]

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