Polls aren’t always to be trusted. We learned this the hard way in failing to identify the results for Brexit and Donald Trump – and it’s making traders nervous.
Canvassing the views of 1,580 CFOs and FDs across 19 European countries, Deloitte found UK businesses to be more optimistic when compared to the months after the referendum vote.
Dreamland, Britain’s oldest amusement park, has been given a new lease of life with a £25m investment to take Margate from “thriving seafront district into a world-class attraction”.
Before the FD Surgery 2017 officially commenced, Real Business held a series of exclusive roundtable discussions for intimate insights from financial heads, one of which concentrated on employee spend.
Corporate firms spent a third more on SME collaboration than on research and development in the past year, although the number of deals has declined.
When it comes to running a business, working capital is crucial, but how does one set out to find out the true wellbeing of the finances?
At the FD Surgery on 17 May, Real Business took a look at how Trump, Brexit and extreme politics are impacting the direction of British businesses.
The FDs’ Excellence Awards 2017 has taken place, congratulating the country’s finest financial leaders and organisations.
New research by Alix Partners sought to identify why, as of late, private equity businesses are getting rid of portfolio company CEOs within two years.
With the general election taking place on 8 June, the owner of business bank OakNorth has discussed what would earn his vote on the day, as well as other developments on the entrepreneurial radar.
Owning and running a business can be unrelenting, the Christmas rush and January sales are closely followed by Valentine’s Day and before too long tax returns and planning for the upcoming 2017/18 financial year.
In today’s competitive landscape, the best CFOs help corporate leaders make more informed decisions. As such, their role has evolved.