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Funding available for energy efficient Midlands SMEs…

September 30, 2016 – 7:00 am | Comments Off on Funding available for energy efficient Midlands SMEs…
Funding available for energy efficient Midlands SMEs…

Funding is now available to help lower running costs for energy efficient businesses.
Worcestershire County Council along with its partners Herefordshire & Worcestershire Chamber of Commerce, Shropshire Chamber of Commerce, Herefordshire Council, Telford & Wrekin Council …

Finance firm aims for record growth following Birmingham move…

August 24, 2016 – 6:11 am | Comments Off on Finance firm aims for record growth following Birmingham move…
James Vickers, KEvin Smith, Ian Butler, Katie Finch, Jamie Ellis

A leading financial specialist is targeting a record year after relocating to a prestigious site in Birmingham.
Margetts Wealth Management, which offers investment, estate, retirement, tax and corporate business advice, has moved into a 2100 …

Cooper Parry Wealth opens in Birmingham…

March 29, 2016 – 6:50 am | Comments Off on Cooper Parry Wealth opens in Birmingham…
Tony Ross, Wealth Planner.

Leading Midlands Wealth Management and Financial Planning firm, Cooper Parry Wealth has expanded its service offering in the West Midlands with the launch of a new wealth management team.
This follows the merger of PKF Cooper …

Niche bank ‘open for business’ in Birmingham…

March 29, 2016 – 6:00 am | Comments Off on Niche bank ‘open for business’ in Birmingham…
(l-r) Alex Churchill, Mike Kirsopp and Neil Reddington

The niche property and asset finance bank Cambridge & Counties welcomed brokers and other business finance and legal professionals to a celebration of its new Birmingham office.
More than 50 members of the West Midlands business …

Preparing finance for the future: the challenges ahead for CFOs…

March 21, 2016 – 6:20 am | Comments Off on Preparing finance for the future: the challenges ahead for CFOs…
Robert Half UK logo

London, 9 March 2016: The value the finance function delivers to an organisation is changing fast and this will have a significant impact on resource planning, day-to-day operational finance, business and financial analysis, innovation and …

Investors urged to use the current market volatility to their financial advantage…

March 4, 2016 – 7:10 am | Comments Off on Investors urged to use the current market volatility to their financial advantage…
Investors urged to use the current market volatility to their financial advantage…

26, February 2016 – There are two key reasons why investors should be building up their portfolios now to grow their wealth, affirms the boss of one of the world’s largest independent financial advisory organisations.
Nigel …

Blue Sky Supports SNAP Education…

January 15, 2016 – 6:40 am | Comments Off on Blue Sky Supports SNAP Education…
Keith Greenaway

SNAP Education, a recruitment service specialising in the placement of teacher and teaching assistants to schools across the West Midlands has recently appointed Blue Sky Corporate Finance to provide day-to-day support with its financial accounting …

New group finance director for expanding contractor J Tomlinson…

November 27, 2015 – 6:30 am | Comments Off on New group finance director for expanding contractor J Tomlinson…
left to right, finance director Mel Sowter and CEO Mark Davis

Contractor J Tomlinson has appointed a new group finance director as part of the company’s expansion plans.
Mel Sowter is the first female director to join the firm since it was founded in the 1950s.
A results …

Career prospects improving for women in finance and accounting…

November 2, 2015 – 7:00 am | Comments Off on Career prospects improving for women in finance and accounting…
Career prospects improving for women in finance and accounting…

A career in finance and accounting is a sound choice for aspiring female CEOs, according to new research1 from leading specialist recruitment consultancy Robert Half UK.  Almost two thirds (64%) of UK finance directors …

Salaries for professional occupations in Birmingham will grow by 3% in 2016…

October 19, 2015 – 7:00 am | Comments Off on Salaries for professional occupations in Birmingham will grow by 3% in 2016…
Robert Half logo

Birmingham 14 October – Starting salaries for professional occupations in Birmingham and the West Midlands including finance and accounting, financial services, information technology and administration will grow by an average of 3% over the next …

Exports may hold key to solving West Midlands SMEs’ top concerns…

October 12, 2015 – 7:15 am | Comments Off on Exports may hold key to solving West Midlands SMEs’ top concerns…
Exports may hold key to solving West Midlands SMEs’ top concerns…

Finding new customers is the number one concern for UK small-and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) according to a new survey commissioned by HSBC Commercial Banking. However, the survey revealed that just six per cent of West …

Kate Campbell joins accountancy and finance team at Alexander Daniels…

August 19, 2015 – 7:00 am | Comments Off on Kate Campbell joins accountancy and finance team at Alexander Daniels…
Kate Campbell (left) with Kerry Sheerman, accountancy and finance manager at Alexander Daniels.

Birmingham recruitment group Alexander Daniels has bolstered its accountancy and finance division with the appointment of experienced clerical and transactional specialist Kate Campbell.
Kate joins Alexander Daniels after spending several years working in recruitment in Dubai.

ATS Euromaster FD wins Financial Director of the Year Award…

March 27, 2015 – 7:10 am | Comments Off on ATS Euromaster FD wins Financial Director of the Year Award…
L-R: Colin Murray, Rachel McMullen, John Cockerton from Towers Watson (category sponsors)

ATS Euromaster Group Finance Director Rachel McMullen has won the UK Finance Director of the Year Award at the Business Finance Awards 2015.
McMullen’s achievements for the Birmingham-based company, which has more than 340 centres supplying tyres and vehicle maintenance nationwide, were recognised in the Blue Chip (companies with a turnover …

Help Firms Get Finance for Future Growth, CBI Urges Next Government…

March 16, 2015 – 6:30 am | Comments Off on Help Firms Get Finance for Future Growth, CBI Urges Next Government…
Help Firms Get Finance for Future Growth, CBI Urges Next Government…

A UK market for private placed debt could unlock £15 billion.
The CBI is urging the next government to ‘mind the gap’ in the financial services sector’s ability to help unleash new long-term growth capital to …

Sky and ITV to showcase Legion Trade Finance…

September 10, 2014 – 6:30 am | Comments Off on Sky and ITV to showcase Legion Trade Finance…
Gavin Maitland-Smith, Director of Credit and Risk at LTF

Legion Trade Finance (“LTF”) has been approached by an upcoming primetime TV series to educate viewers about alternative finance within the industry.
The programme aims to address the issues affecting SMEs in the current economic climate …

Deloitte Higher Education Finance Directors Survey…

September 8, 2014 – 6:00 am | Comments Off on Deloitte Higher Education Finance Directors Survey…
Deloitte logo

Despite wariness about the financial and regulatory environment, universities are set to unleash investment in teaching and student facilities as competition for student numbers increases, according to a survey by Deloitte, the business advisory firm.
Deloitte’s …

Appointment of New Associates at Blue Sky Corporate Finance…

September 5, 2014 – 7:15 am | Comments Off on Appointment of New Associates at Blue Sky Corporate Finance…
Sue Morrall, Associate, Blue Sky Corporate Finance

Birmingham based independent Corporate Finance and Accountancy Services provider Blue Sky Corporate Finance has strengthened its corporate finance team with the appointment of David Baker and Sue Morrall.
Sue joins Blue Sky having previously worked for …

SGH Martineau shortlisted for Litigation Team of the Year – Credit Today Awards 2014…

March 26, 2014 – 7:11 am | Comments Off on SGH Martineau shortlisted for Litigation Team of the Year – Credit Today Awards 2014…
Richard Ellison - Partnerner Dispute Resolution- SGH Martineau

The Finance Disputes team at SGH Martineau has been shortlisted for Litigation Team of the year, by the judging panel at Credit Today, the UK’s leading magazine for the commercial and consumer credit industry.
Partner Richard …

Lack Of Finance To Support Exports Shackles International Ambitions…

October 22, 2013 – 8:30 am | Comments Off on Lack Of Finance To Support Exports Shackles International Ambitions…
Kim Hayward, International Liaison Partner, BDO LLP

Too many medium-sized businesses are locked out from the essential sources of growth finance and support they need to export and invest abroad – the CBI and BDO.
In a new joint report from the CBI …

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