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Reward and retention of finance professionals

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When the economic environment is tight, the retention of finance staff in public sector organisations can be challenging, as Ross Campbell explains.

Commercial thinking in the public sector

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Andy Shambrook, Content Advisor and trainer to ICAEW’s Academy of Professional Development, considers what it means to be commercial in the public sector.

The Government Finance Academy launched this year

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David Smith, Government and Public Sector leader of EY’s Financial Accounting Advisory Service, provides an introduction to the Government Finance Academy, of which EY are delighted to be a key partner.

State of the nation – a look at 2016

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Ross Campbell, Director Public Sector Special Interest Group, reflects on the first three months of the year and also lays out what lies ahead for the rest of the year.

Overview of the 2015 Autumn Statement

The Chancellor has stressed again that both national and economic security are only possible when the public finances are tightly controlled and the country “…lives within its means”. With that context in mind the Chancellor has continued his policy of fiscal consolidation maintaining his target of delivering an in-year surplus by 2019-20.

Comprehensive spending review?

Sumita Shah considers whether the spending review is enough in this current environment with the public sector net debt figure rising.

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