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The government was once criticised for its delayed, cancelled and compromised IT projects, but recently there have been some good examples that charities could learn from, says the charity IT expert
The director of finance at the charity that raises money to support research into sight loss says understanding how systems work is vital
Measures for charities in the Autumn Statement do not address broader complexity, writes Sam Burne James
The director of finance, planning and performance at the charity says an ability to communicate well is the secret to success as an accountant
When a charity runs into difficulty, its trustees must decide whether to roll up their sleeves and get involved or to hold back and trust the experts, writes our columnist
Simon Atkins: How to prepare for the withdrawal of the Financial Reporting Standard for Smaller Entities
Smaller charities might consider bypassing the FRSSE Sorp and turn straight to the full standard instead, writes the accountancy expert
Expert advice and tips on specialist areas of charity finance.
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As winter approaches, Wendy Cotton of charity insurance specialist Markel explains how you can protect your charity against damage by flooding
Maximising security on your premises, using deterrents such as SmartWater and ensuring computer systems are secure can all prevent a theft occuring, says Wendy Cotton, a charity insurance expert at Markel
Revelations by the BBC's Panorama programme last year once more raised the issue of investments that appear to run counter to a charity's objects. Patrick McCurry assesses the latest thinking
Both Russia and China have experienced rapid economic growth compared with their western rivals, but economic and political difficulties might have dampened their allure. Edward Lander reports
Newton and the Charities Aid Foundation are among those that have recently decided to close their CIFs. Edward Lander looks at the pros and cons of this special financial vehicle
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