Managing financial risks is vital to a company’s success
There are many core factors to consider when arranging insurance. To control costs, a top priority for many businesses is to negotiate better deals with suppliers, including finance and insurance. But do you include risk management in your cost control exercises? Risk manager Martin Coppard, of Sutton Winson, examines the issue.
Warnings over new tax planning regulations
Financial advisory company Lighthouse Group plc, explores the new tax General Anti-Abuse Rule (GAAR), which it believes will mean seeking independent financial advice is critical to those seeking to take advantage of legitimate tax planning.
Getting a crucial break can be done
Gaining finance remains a challenging prospect for many young firms. But as Neill Barston discovers, there is hope on the horizon for those with bright ideas and a helping hand from lenders and those offering independent advice.