Prime Minister David Cameron: determined to fight extremist ideologies
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UK Government devotes £5 million fund towards building “national coalition against extremism”

The UK Government has announced plans to invest £5 million this year in building a national network of grassroots organisations that will challenge all forms of extremist ideology. Prime Minister David Cameron’s announcement was made on the eve of the publication of the...
Posted On 18 Oct 2015
PwC suggests that businesses should start planning now around how they will implement the National Living Wage even if they will not be immediately impacted in 2016
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“Businesses must take proactive stance on National Living Wage” comments PwC survey

A new survey of 135 businesses with an average of 11,000 employees reveals that they each expect to pay an extra £1.6 million on average in wages across 2016, and up to £11 million more by 2020 due to the introduction of the National Living Wage. Retailers expect the biggest wage...
Posted On 18 Oct 2015
Corporate risk appetite and sentiment has faded in the face of weakness in emerging economies and global equity markets
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“Rising uncertainty hitting business confidence in UK” states Deloitte

Business’ corporate risk appetite has faded in the face of weakness in emerging economies and global equity markets. That’s according to Deloitte’s latest survey of Chief Financial Officers (CFOs) for Q3 2015 which gauged the views of 122 CFOs resident at FTSE 350 and...
Posted On 18 Oct 2015
Revenues at business advisory firm BDO are now approaching the £400 million mark
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BDO LLP’s annual results for 2014-2015 demonstrate sustainable growth as revenues rise

Business advisory company BDO LLP has announced further growth and investment in its UK operation during 2014-2015, with its annual results showing revenues approaching the £400 million mark. The business, which has increased revenues by 40% in the last three years both through...
Posted On 18 Oct 2015
Rugby First is showing how joint working on CCTV operation and management can actively protect local communities
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Rugby First shows how joint working on CCTV actively protects communities

In Rugby, organisations have been working together to provide a collaborative approach towards CCTV surveillance that protects the community while at the same time maintaining citizens’ right to privacy. Rugby First was created back in 2005. The Control Room i...
Posted On 18 Oct 2015