Liam Kay

Bond publishes 12-point approach to sexual exploitation

Bond publishes 12-point approach to sexual exploitation

The international development umbrella body's move comes as a response to the safeguarding scandals that have hit the aid sector this year

Reach Fund makes further £7.2m available

Reach Fund makes further £7.2m available

Launched in 2016, the fund provides grants of up to £15,000 to organisations that need help taking on loans

Cash held by charities increased by £500m last year, report reveals

Cash held by charities increased by £500m last year, report reveals

Charity Banking Spotlight says the amount of cash from charities held by banks in 2017/18 matched the previous high point of 2012

Cafod suspended from international beneficiary-protection scheme

Cafod suspended from international beneficiary-protection scheme

The Catholic aid charity has been dropped from the Core Humanitarian Standard until next year because of failings in the way it handles safeguarding complaints

Paddy Power ordered to repay £500,000 to Birmingham Dogs Home

Paddy Power ordered to repay £500,000 to Birmingham Dogs Home

The Gambling Commission finds failings with the bookmaker's processes after the charity's former chief executive used stolen money to fund his gambling addiction

Save the Children International foresees rising income despite sex scandals

Save the Children International foresees rising income despite sex scandals

The charity's latest accounts say rising income from 2017 have led it to project increases for 2018

Access to Financial Ombudsman Service to be widened

Access to Financial Ombudsman Service to be widened

The Financial Conduct Authority says this will bring 210,000 small and medium-sized enterprises, including many charities, into the service's remit

Marie Curie paid £1.3m in staff lay-off costs last year

Marie Curie paid £1.3m in staff lay-off costs last year

The charity says structural changes made for efficiency purposes led to a number of redundancies

Charities currently play no part in digital revolution, says Nesta chief

Charities currently play no part in digital revolution, says Nesta chief

Geoff Mulgan tells the NPC annual conference that the sector is 'a bystander, not a shaper' and should find a way to have a bigger say

Merge rather than collaborate to achieve real change, says Brain Tumour Charity chief

Merge rather than collaborate to achieve real change, says Brain Tumour Charity chief

At NPC's annual conference, Sarah Lindsell says collaboration instead of merger is a waste of resources