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January 2018 articles

Liverpool’s thrilling win over Manchester City on Sunday was more than just a mighty performance. In becoming the first team [...]

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The start of 2018 has seen renewed criticism of the apprenticeship levy, with last year’s fall in apprenticeship starts being [...]

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Much has been written and discussed about the merits of digital financial reporting. [...]

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Should the collapse of Carillion bring an end to Whitehall’s reliance on outsourcing? [...]

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The Second Payment Services Directive (PSD2) came into force across the EU last Saturday, opening access to consumers’ financial [...]

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Nobel Prize winning economist Paul Krugman once said: “productivity isn’t everything, but, in the long run it is almost everything”. [...]

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Stock markets are rallying, central banks are drifting to the exit as low inflation persists, and economies are enjoying the [...]

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Over the past few weeks, a number of the UK’s best-known retailers have been reporting on their Christmas trading performances. [...]

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Outsourcing is a tricky business. [...]

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Following a season of parties, over consumption, end of year targets, and the prospect of keeping New Year’s resolutions, it’s [...]

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From thrillers to audiobooks and polemic non-fiction, here's what you should get your teeth into this month: [...]

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As the farce surrounding Carillion escalates, it is worth remembering the many people who will suffer as a result of the construction [...]

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Last Saturday, the revised payment service directive (PSD2) became a reality in the UK. [...]

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The pace of technological change can seem exciting and daunting in equal measure. 2017, while seeing continued financial growth [...]

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The government has banned credit card surcharges – will this rule change be effective? [...]

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