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FCA Launches call for Input on Crowdfunding Rules

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is seeking input on which areas should be considered as part of its upcoming review of the rules surrounding both investment-based and loan-based crowdfunding.

July 08, 2016
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Meatcure Seek Backers for Their “Impossibly good” Crowdfunding Campaign on Seedrs

Meatcure, the growing Midlands based team inspired by New York’s Meat Packing District, is seeking backers to be part of their next five restaurant openings. Meatcure’s campaign through equity crowdfunding platform, Seedrs, is inviting backers to help them raise £350,000 and take the vast choice and dynamics of the street food generation to market towns across the UK.

June 14, 2016
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CFO of the Month Kepner-Tregoe - William B. Baldwin

Kepner-Tregoe, Inc. (KT or the Company) is a world renowned multinational management consulting and capability development company. Founded in 1958, the Company is a leader in helping organizations improve and leverage the critical thinking skills of their people to drive operational improvement. We spoke to William B. Baldwin, CFO of KT, to learn more about the financial aspects of their company and how they have adapted to the many challenges faced by their business.

March 03, 2016
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Forming Funds in 2016

PwC Cyprus is one of the main market players in the provision of professional services to Funds and Fund Managers. Through a team of experts, PwC stands ready to offer a complete spectrum of services for the funds market

March 02, 2016
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Commercial Aviation Deals

Investor confidence in the commercial aviation industry has rebounded in recent months, following a tumultuous period in which the industry suffered from high oil prices, the global financial crisis and increasing market competition. Bhanu Choudhrie, Executive Director of C&C Alpha Group of explores this in an exclusive article.

February 16, 2016
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Taurus acquires PFS software

Move will support expansion into AIFMD fund administration market

December 16, 2015
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Rakuten Launches Global FinTech Fund

November 12, 2015
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SMEs Call for Stricter Payment Terms to Better Manage Cash Flow Npower Business Survey Reveals Cash Flow Frustrations

Almost one quarter (23 per cent) of small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) think that a Government led implementation of stricter payment terms would have a significantly positive impact on their business over the coming 12 months, according to an npower Business survey of SMEs in the UK.

March 20, 2015
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US Fund Managers Begin Positioning for Money Fund Reform, Says Fitch

Six months after the SEC voted on reforms, money fund managers are beginning to take steps to comply with the new rules and position themselves to retain and attract clients. While clients continue to be patient and industry assets remain stable, fund managers are launching, closing, and merging funds, updating investment guidelines, and working through the operational aspects of reform.

February 11, 2015
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Malaysia Airlines set for major restructuring

The troubled flag-carrier of Malaysia is going to undergo a ‘wholesale change’, according to the country’s prime minister. The details of a restructuring plan are set to be announced this month.

August 11, 2014
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Politics a Risk to UK Growth, Says CBI

The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has upgraded its forecast for GDP growth as the recovery continues to take hold. But it warns politicians of all shades to put incentivising business investment ahead of short-term electioneering.

May 12, 2014
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Optimism Soars Among Smaller UK Manufacturers

Optimism amongst the UK’s smaller manufacturers has surged to its highest level since records began in 1988, according to the CBI’s latest SME Trends Survey.

May 06, 2014
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Crossrail Delivers Regeneration Opportunities

A new report suggests that development opportunities exist both in and beyond central London thanks to Crossrail—the new high frequency, high capacity railway for London and the South East—provided communities are ready to act on the project's regeneration potential.

April 24, 2014
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Retail investment platforms

An annual benchmarking study into the operating costs of UK retail investment platforms has identified increasing cost efficiencies in the operation of both fund supermarkets and wrap platforms.

April 24, 2014
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Disconnect between Infrastructure Needs and Public Concern

The public need to be convinced that tough choices on upgrading national infrastructure are necessary, according to a new poll of more than 1000 members of the public by Ipsos MORI for the CBI.

April 14, 2014
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UK Growth Brings Skills Into Focus

As UK businesses enjoy a positive start to 2014, a leading international training organisation warns that growth could be severely curtailed for those that fail to address their immediate sales-base requirements.

February 10, 2014
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