21 Apr 2015
Liberal Democrat peer Lord Shipley has called on the government to donate 5 per cent of the profit of the sale of the ‘bad arm’ of Northern Rock Asset Management to the Northern Rock Foundation or a successor foundation.
The average amount of time it takes the top 100 largest charities in the UK file their accounts with the Charity Commission is 7.2 months, while 26 per cent of all charities that file on time do so in the tenth month.
The Museum of London has revealed plans to relocate to Smithfield General Market from its current home on London Wall by 2021, after the number of visitors doubled in recent years.
The Children’s Investment Fund Foundation has reported an income rise of $33m (£22m) from $126m (£85m) in 2013 to $189m (£128m) in 2014.
The Charity Tax Group and the Direct Marketing Association have jointly called on the government to again postpone the implementation of changes to VAT on direct mail, until after HM Revenue and Customs has published guidance on the matter.
He was just so nice - an over used word, but I can only ever see Daniel with a smile on his face. Genuine, wickedly funny, intelligent, oozing with foresight and interest.
Membership body DrugScope has announced that it is to close with effect from today, stating that this is due to a “worsening financial situation”.
A number of changes to charity audit thresholds, including an increase in the basic threshold from £500,000 to £1m, come into effect today.
The Wellcome Trust’s director has defended the charity’s investments in fossil fuel firms, arguing that it uses its position as a shareholder to influence companies.
Social investment problems include 'too much hype and hubris and not enough transparency' says report
27 Mar 2015
Social investment in the UK requires less hype, more transparency from lenders and more focus on the needs of charities and social enterprises if it is going to succeed, according to a commission of thinkers and practitioners in the world of social finance.
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