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Impact on industry sectors and the economy

ICAEW insights and updates on how the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic is impacting different business and industry sectors, along with data and analysis on the UK and global economy.

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COVID-19 and recovery from a charity’s perspective | 10 October 2020

This webinar, with Hopes and Homes for Children COO Mark Shadrack, is a chance to share experiences and reflections on the financial management response to COVID-19 from an international charity, Hopes and Homes for Children. Hear practical experiences of dealing with the impact of COVID-19 from the perspective of both a Trustee and a Finance leader. This will include the impact and actions taken relating to income, expenditure and liquidity.

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FCA and FOS clarify CBILS-BBLS SME rules

6 May 2020: the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) have provided additional clarity for banks and SMEs regarding the two government loan schemes available during the coronavirus crisis.

COVID-19: UK industry focus – Where next?

Series of insights from PwC’s Strategy& looking at how COVID-19 is affecting industries in the UK and how organisations can meet the challenge. Industries include power and utilities; travel and leisure; aviation; government; automotive; healthcare; pharmaceutical; banking; industrial manufacturing; real estate; asset and wealth management; retail; consumer goods; telecoms; insurance.

Working safely during coronavirus (COVID-19)

Guidance from GOV.UK on how to open workplaces in England safely while minimising the risk of spreading COVID-19. Includes guides for close contact services; construction and other outdoor work; factories, plants and warehouses; heritage locations; hotels and other guest accommodation, labs and research facilities; offices and contact centres; other people's homes; restaurants, pubs, bars and takeaways; shops and branches; vehicles; the visitor economy.