Finance Good Practice
Good practice, case studies, expert advice and tips for charity and voluntary sector finance directors and practitioners, including accounting, investment, insurance, tax and social finance.
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The late Stephen Lloyd shared his qualities of determination and commitment to the cause with others who have made a difference in the world of social enterprise, writes Rodney Schwartz
A change to the overarching FRS 102 accounting standard has been proposed, and HMRC has released its latest list of 'deliberate tax defaulters', writes our finance expert
With more conflict, increased threats of terrorism and further global instability, the risk-averse environment charities are operating in appears likely to be prolonged, writes our columnist
The chief financial officer at the learning disability charity says it is important to make sure the finance team are engaging with the cause and enjoying themselves
An economic recovery that has seen increases in asset values coupled with rising inequality does not make for a healthy, functioning society, writes our columnist
It is meant to cut red tape, but the Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme has started slowly, finds Sam Burne James
Oxford, Cambridge and Durham colleges may have to disclose the salaries of some senior staff under the charity Sorp, leaving them open to poaching from other institutions. Sam Burne James reports
Expert advice and tips on specialist areas of charity finance.
Canal & River Trust Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Development Manager - Campaign and Stewardship
The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA) London (Greater)
Trusts and Grants Manager
Gingerbread Kentish Town, London (Greater)
Regional Fundraising Manager
Blind Veterans UK South East England
Chief Executive Officer
Fletcher Jones Ltd Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh
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
Managing the risks that come with renting a property can make the difference between a charity thriving or failing
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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