18 Sep 2014
The Charity Commission is meeting with the trustees of Society Network Foundation this week in an attempt to gather more information for its investigation into apparent misuse of a restricted government grant and payments to its chair and staff.
Charity Finance reporter Vibeka Mair compiles a comprehensive guide to common investment prices from the past month.
Quarter two results highlight the importance of income from grants and fees as voluntary income continues to slide, reports Diane Sim.
Our economic woes are not over yet and charities must rethink investment strategies to survive, says Chris Wyllie.
My feelings about Mr Hurd precisely, and thank you, Gareth Thomas, for hanging onto this like a terrier with a weasel. The money needs to be paid back and heads should roll.
The new government’s first few months in power will be tough in terms of spend but will also produce real opportunities for charities to influence policy, according to pollster Peter Harlock.
Scope has begun its first foray into leveraged fundraising with a scheme which will ask high net worth individuals for loans as well as donations.
HMRC recently announced in the Budget that it will work with the charity and not-for-profit sector to consider the implementation of a VAT cost-sharing exemption. Keith Lawson discusses the details.
A weaker than expected preliminary UK GDP growth figure of 0.2 per cent for Q1 2010, after growing 0.4 per cent in the final quarter of 2009, is a reminder of the embryonic state of the UK economic recovery, says Ian Buss.