Helen Brand

(Contributor)

Helen Brand is chief executive of ACCA.

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The World Cup starts today. While expectations for England’s prospects have been muted, for many the team’s performance is [...]

14 June
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Whether you’re a flag-waving royalist or ardent republican, the royal wedding will be hard to ignore. [...]

17 May
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Anyone who works in the City, or any finance related field, will already have faced plenty of questions from family, friends, [...]

19 April
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Every International Women’s Day, there is a strong focus on systemic gender inequality, and the need to reduce and eventually [...]

8 March
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In recent years, we have seen some high profile business failures where, as with the recent case of Carillion, the ensuing analysis [...]

15 February
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Uncertainty has been the buzzword of the year for British business. While the return of the Autumn Budget may have an air of [...]

16 November
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Yesterday was Global Ethics Day, organised by the Carnegie Council. [...]

19 October
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Today’s economic and political environment creates a number of challenges for the UK’s 5.5m small businesses. [...]

14 September
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The arrival in London of the first direct freight train from eastern China earlier this year grabbed headlines. [...]

13 July
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The upcoming General Election is an important opportunity for Britain’s next government to adopt a clean-slate approach: to [...]

18 May
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It's now 18 months since Mark Carney gave a memorable speech on “Breaking the tragedy of the horizon” at Lloyd’s of London. [...]

19 April
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This International Women’s Day, I have been thinking about why – after so many years of discussion – we still need an “international [...]

8 March
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16 November
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The discovery that a computer error may have caused the sterling “flash crash” last week probably raised wry smiles in board-rooms [...]

12 October
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From the global fall in oil prices back in March to the months of uncertainty created by today’s EU referendum, so far 2016 [...]

23 June
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