UK Budget: Some tax hits for small firms

The Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond made the UK’s last spring Budget announcement yesterday. In future, the annual Budget statements will be in the autumn, with most announced tax changes still taking effect from the following April.

UK Budget: Some tax hits for small firms

Mar 08, 2017

The Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond made the UK’s last spring Budget announcement yesterday. In future, the annual Budget statements will be in the autumn, with most announced tax changes still taking effect from the following April.

Warning that truck dealers could be breaking law with finance deals

Truck dealers and manufacturers are being urged to review funding services for small businesses to ensure they are compliant with finance industry rules. Laws governing the asset finance sector compel every company offering finance options to sole traders and partnerships to be fully licensed. The legislation came into full effect last year, but commercial vehicle experts believe many dealers and manufacturers are still operating without proper authorisation.

Warning that truck dealers could be breaking law with finance deals

Mar 07, 2017

Truck dealers and manufacturers are being urged to review funding services for small businesses to ensure they are compliant with finance industry rules. Laws governing the asset finance sector compel every company offering finance options to sole traders and partnerships to be fully licensed. The legislation came into full effect last year, but commercial vehicle experts believe many dealers and manufacturers are still operating without proper authorisation.

Less than 50% of global organizations trust big data for important business decisions

Data is being used by businesses in more ways than ever before, but it seems they still lack trust in their data.

Less than 50% of global organizations trust big data for important business decisions

Feb 14, 2017

Data is being used by businesses in more ways than ever before, but it seems they still lack trust in their data.

 

Regulation

Revolution in European payment transaction market highlighted in Deutsche Bank report as new regulation looms ahead

Oct 24, 2016

The clock is now ticking on implementation of an EU Directive of profound importance to Europe’s financial institutions, their corporate customers and consumers. European banks and payment providers will need to adapt their systems and processes to comply with the requirements of the new EU Directive on Payment Services Directive 2 (PSD2)