Cost of living
The rise in energy prices is already having an impact on businesses and individuals, and with prices likely to continue rising, the financial viability of organisations is at risk. In this section, we analyse how supply difficulties, rising electricity prices and sanctions against Russia are contributing to turmoil in energy markets and try to understand what business can do to lessen the impact.Read more
Inflation A closer look at the impact of inflation on people, businesses, accountancy and the wider economy, bringing together the best expert opinion, data and analysis from ICAEW and its members. Levelling up: rebalancing the UK’s economy With a change of leader in Number 10, ICAEW explores not only where the policy goes from here, but, far more crucially, what can be done rebalance the national economy. Freeports Information on the UK government's policy and plans to create freeports, which are areas that will benefit from a range of tax and other incentives including enhanced capital allowances, a suspension from customs duties for imported goods and less burdensome customs procedures. Social mobility and inclusion As organisations struggle to attract the talent they need, there is a business need to widen the talent pool. At the same time, they recognise the need for diversity of thought in order to survive and thrive.