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Comic Relief's investment review cost it millions 3

30 Apr 2015 | Hugh Radojev

Comic Relief's total income fell in the year to July 2014, compared to 2012, the last year its Sport Relief appeal was held, largely as a result of a decision to sell more than half its investment portfolio pending a review.


Comic Relief's investment review cost it millions

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Grant Thornton assistant manager pleads guilty to embezzling £726,000 of charity cash

A former assistant manager at Grant Thornton UK has pleaded guilty to embezzling over £726,000 from trusts set up to help charities.

How our charitable foundation uses our endowment to do good, not just our grants

The Tellus Mater Foundation is using the voting power of its investment portfolio to push for action on climate change. Director Kelly Clark talks about how it is important for charities to align their endowment with their mission.

Charity regulation - an investment not a cost to government

The government should not ask charities to pay for their own regulation, and should accept that the Charity Commission is value for money, says Andrew O'Brien of the CFG.

Church Commissioners investment director gets 18 per cent pay rise to £409,000

The Church Commissioners awarded a £75,000 pay rise to its director of investments last year, bringing his total salary to £409,000, according to an annual report for the year to December 2014, published today.

Charity Finance was (and is) a truly proper read for anyone working in this industry. It was like Daniel himself - decent, informative, full of integrity and with a sprinkling of humour to lighten the load.

» Daniel Phelan: Publisher, editor, social entrepreneur, intellectual

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