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Women versus men called John: Top 100 charity boards

9 Jul 2015 | Emily Corfe

There is a continuing improvement in the gender balance on the boards of large charities, but the chair is still a male-dominated role, reveals Emily Corfe.

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Women versus men called John: Top 100 charity boards

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Diane Sim

Large charities are increasingly adopting strategies to optimise their mix of internal, external and pro bono legal support, finds Diane Sim.

Charity Banking Survey 2015: rising to the challengers

With the large high street banking groups splintering and new players eyeing their customers, the UK banking sector looks set for another shake up, finds Diane Sim.

Finance staff

A business partnering approach has enabled finance staff to progress from back-office number crunchers to frontline advisers, finds Diane Sim.

Charity Insurance Survey 2015: Premium rates

Charities should regularly review their insurance provision and monitor evolving areas of risk, says Ian Allsop.

Charity Audit Survey 2014: Double standards

The new Sorps are published, but the uncertain future of the FRSSE is creating confusion for many charities over which one to use, finds Diane Sim.

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Hawkish views on interest rates are creating bearish investor sentiment – despite two years of double-digit returns, finds Diane Sim.

Charity Shops Survey 2014: The rag trade

David Ainsworth reports on some of the highlights of this year’s Charity Shops Survey.

Pooled Funds Survey 2014: Dipping into new pools

After a year in which a number of CIFs have closed, Ian Allsop assesses the future of pooled funds in the charity sector.

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