ICAEW.com works better with JavaScript enabled.

Finance for growth

Read our guidelines and reports to learn how finance can stimulate growth in asset based finance, industry and the creative sector.

UK Equity Markets, Issue 52

Premium Content: This is exclusive item - please log in or subscribe to view this item.


The UK equity markets fall into one of two categories:Recognised Investment Exchange (or RIE) and Exchange regulated market.The similarities and differences are important to the decision on which market is the most appropriate. This guidance explains.

Growth through asset based finance, Issue 65

Premium Content: This is exclusive item - please log in or subscribe to view this item.

Corporate Finance Faculty 09-05-2017

Asset based finance (ABF) is increasingly being used as a source of funding by high growth companies – from small businesses, to those owned by private equity, to innovative businesses and subsidiaries of some of the world’s largest companies.

The Business Finance Guide

Corporate Finance Faculty 28-04-2020

A unique guide that sets out the main things to consider and outlines sources of finance available to businesses.

Boosting finance for the UK's Industrial Strategy

Corporate Finance Faculty 28-06-2018

The government published its white paper Industrial Strategy: Building a Britain Fit for the Future on 27 November 2017. We've grouped together three major elements of the Industrial Strategy: four ‘Grand Challenges’, the new Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund and sector deals.

ICAEW and the creative industries

Corporate Finance Faculty 16-11-2020

The creative industries are major contributors to culture, the economy and innovation. They’re fast growing and employ more than three million people – across film, fine arts, design, music, video games, fashion, TV, crafts, publishing, radio, photography and heritage.

Boosting Finance for Engineering & Technology

Corporate Finance Faculty 02-09-2016

This discussion paper was published jointly by the ICAEW and the Institution for Engineering & Technology (IET). It assesses the major investment opportunities and challenges in the sector for the new industrial strategy being developed by the UK government as part of Brexit.

Debt for deals, Issue 67


Debt for deals outlines the main features of the UK’s debt market, explores how it has developed since the start of the financial crisis in 2008 and offers guidance to corporate finance advisers and company executives on how to access the right debt finance for deals.