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Macroeconomic analysis

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Rising optimism outweighs concerns about labour shortages, inflation

US finance decision-makers are mainly positive for the coming year for their businesses and the domestic economy, according to a quarterly survey.

Article Macroeconomic analysis Advanced

Carbon pricing gains traction, but not enough to hit climate goal

The latest World Bank report shows more than a fifth of the world’s greenhouse gas emissions are now covered by carbon pricing schemes. Accountants may have new tasks...

Article Planning, forecasting & budgeting Advanced

Creative startups and private flats: City of London eyes post-COVID-19 future

The plan includes broadening its appeal to creative companies and at least 1,500 new residential units by 2030.

Article Macroeconomic analysis Advanced

Pandemic recovery is strewn with risks, corporate leaders say

The pandemic heightened the risk awareness amongst corporate leaders. Here are three tips to manage risk and prepare for the next crisis.

Article Risk management policies & procedures Advanced

UK factories expect strongest rebound since 1973 after COVID-19

The Confederation of British Industry’s latest quarterly business optimism gauge rose to +38 from -22 in January, its survey of UK manufacturers found.

Article Macroeconomic analysis Advanced

UK launches Recovery Loan Scheme as lockdown restrictions continue to lift

Business loans for up to £10 million under the scheme, which is open until 31 December, have an 80% government backing.

Article Macroeconomic analysis Advanced

Perspectives on the finance function journey

Perspectives on the Finance Function Journey from the IFAC Professional Accountants in Business (PAIB) Committee provides insights on finance function transformation,...

Report Macroeconomic analysis Advanced

The case for cultural intelligence

Business interactions in the age of globalisation can be minefields. A glimpse into the world of cultural intelligence offers strategies for fitting in abroad.

Article Macroeconomic analysis Intermediate

Governmental financial resilience under austerity: English local authorities

This academic executive report summarises research which examines the responses of four local authorities to the increased uncertainty, volatility and complexity...

Report Macroeconomic analysis Intermediate

Addressing the employability crisis: Reconnecting education, skills and jobs

This report sets out how stakeholders must work together in resolving the employability crisis.

Report Macroeconomic analysis Expert

Agile Finance Unleashed: The Key Traits of Digital Finance Leaders

Agile Finance Unleashed explores how leaders are leveraging new technologies and skills to advance business and drive digital strategy.

Report Driving performance Advanced

Presenting Financial Information with Impact

This course shows you how to present financial information with credibility and flair.

Course – Online Communication Foundational