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Financial management

Maintaining financial discipline in your organisation and propelling you to the next level. This area contains several handy resources to ensure your business stays on the right track.

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Financing a business and treasury

COVID-19: six actions for finance professionals on cash flow

Finance professionals are key in supporting their businesses through the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. Most will be urgently working through the issues and helping their businesses respond. The purpose of this guide is to share six practical actions finance professionals may wish to consider when considering cashflow.

How to fund your SME

Jon Scopes details the key lessons learned at an SME funding masterclass ran by the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund and ICAEW.

Financial modelling and forecasting

Business intelligence and management reporting

Investment appraisal

M&A and the CFO

Successful integration requires a careful examination of people, systems and data – just the sort of insight FDs can bring to the table, reports Beth Ashmead Latham.

Costing

Doing more with less

Due to the challenges 2016 has presented, business leaders have the hard job of cost optimisation. The Hackett Group shares some ways to cut costs without causing a catastrophe.