Intelligence

Transfer Pricing after BEPS

Four years ago, the OECD launched the final reports on its comprehensive BEPS project which also tried to address some key issues for…

29 April 2021

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Data Science in Professional Services

These days, it seems everyone is talking about "data" in some form or fashion. Breaches and privacy command most of the headlines, but…

29 April 2021

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Customer Experience in 2020

Customer experience has changed dramatically since the proliferation of digital technology. Consider some day-to-day examples in our lives – we now have self-checkout…

29 April 2021

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Manufacturing & Distribution outlook for 2020

Industry 4.0, Brexit, trade tariffs and rising tensions in the Middle East. A smorgasbord of business risk, each creating uncertainty. Sensible businesses will…

29 April 2021

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French wealth tax for non-residents

In 2018 France replaced its previous wealth tax with a wealth tax that applies to real estate assets only, the so called “IFI”…

29 April 2021

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5 Emerging Trends in Energy, Mining & Renewables

With increased emphasis on corporate social responsibility and digitalisation, companies within the Energy, Mining and Renewables industry are expected to be acutely aware…

29 April 2021

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Derivatives in Shipping and IFRS 9 financial accounting and reporting treatment

The last decade a constantly growing number of shipping companies both listed and privately owned are using derivatives for risk management and hedging…

29 April 2021

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VAT Quick Fixes

As of 1 January 2020, the biggest changes in the EU-wide VAT system within the last 25 years enter into force to improve…

29 April 2021

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UK Growth Capital Update – a review of 2019

812 businesses raised £3.42 billion of growth equity capital in 2019 (2018: £3.58 billion across 923 investments). British businesses are therefore securing larger…

29 April 2021

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In the lead: business resilience.

Take it from me – in the last year, my firm and many of our clients have operated throughout a period of widespread…

29 April 2021

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Sparking the EV revolution: key issues for mass adoption of electric vehicles

Spare a thought for Nikola Tesla. The Serbian/American scientific genius and rival of Thomas Edison, whose inventions continue to define how we use…

29 April 2021

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Coronavirus: the potential financial reporting implications for the year ended 31 December 2019

Guidance for businesses on the potential accounting and financial reporting implications of the coronavirus pandemic in relation to accounting periods ended 31 December…

29 April 2021

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Coronavirus and the impact on global business

The Coronavirus epidemic has captured much media attention in recent weeks.  Many of my colleagues ask me whether it is being overblown.  The…

29 April 2021

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Marketing Monitor – Digest of the Moore Kingston Smith 2019 annual survey

This issue of Marketing Monitor provides a digest of the results of the annual survey on the financial performance of marketing services companies. …

29 April 2021

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Lessons from the Travelex hack

Another high profile cyber-attack was publicised over the new year, when Travelex, the world’s largest network of bureaux de change with more than…

29 April 2021

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Valuation Guidelines for Private Equity and Venture Capital

In response to the increasing demands for building consensus within the valuation industry, various valuation guidelines have been developed to suit different purposes,…

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VAT Rates and thresholds in the European Union correct as at 1 January 2020

VAT Rates and thresholds in the European Union correct as at 1 January 2020.  Read our latest guide here.   

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IFRS and its impact on Lessees

To achieve more relevant and faithful information in financial statements involving Leases, the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) undertook to rewrite “IAS 17 Leases”. In…

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20 predictions for the Blockchain and Cryptocurrency industry for 2020

Over the past couple of years, we have seen a breakout in the number of applications for cryptocurrency and blockchain technology, however despite…

29 April 2021

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The mobility revolution

It’s ironic that delivering the bright, clean future promised by electric vehicles (EVs), will mean coming up with solutions to tackle environmental and…

29 April 2021

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Shifting gears

WITH BUSINESS MOVING AT AN UNPRECEDENTED PACE, many company leaders fail to slow down and thoroughly review all of the challenges and opportunities, large…

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How to reboot your supply chain

Supply chains around the world are badly impacted by the corona-virus outbreak. Almost no industry is spared. Entire value chains are interrupted, delivery schedules…

29 April 2021

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UK Growth Capital Update Q1 2020

According to Moore Kingston Smith's (MKS) research into UK private companies raising between £1 million and £20 million of growth equity capital each, 180…

29 April 2021

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European Transfer Pricing Brief

Recent years have witnessed a quickening pace of globalisation and a concomitant increase in cross-border business. In addition, competition between globally operating multinational…

29 April 2021

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