Staff signing bank mandates
Case studies

Staff signing bank mandates

1 Nov 2014
Tags: Banking

Sam Coutinho advises the chair of a charity who has discovered staff have been signing bank mandates.


Staff signing bank mandates

Displaying 1 to 8 (of 4558) | next | last »

Umbrella bodies call for public service reform announcements in Autumn Statement

A coalition of infrastructure bodies led by NCVO have written to George Osborne in advance of his Autumn Statement in December, outlining key issues they feel the government should address.

Charities should comfort beneficiaries and disturb those in power

The voluntary sector needs to rediscover its voice, argues David Robinson. This is one of a series of extracts from a forthcoming book of essays on the future of the voluntary sector, Making Good: The Future of the Voluntary Sector.  The collected extracts are available at Civil Exchange. 

Homelessness charity breaks ties with founder's estate agency after complaint to Commission

Trustees for homelessness charity House the Homeless have stopped referring clients to the founder's estate agency after a complaint about conflicts of interest to the Charity Commission.

Society Diary: NCVO is responsible for the extra £1.7bn the UK owes the EU

Our weekly round-up of outlandish and interesting information collected from the corners of the charity sector.

It is incredibly important that charities raise larger concerns about broader issues, rather than only focusing on the immediate situation.

» Brooks Newmark: charities should keep out of politics

nfpSynergy report lists five ways for trustees to be more effective

Trustees are getting too bogged down by the bureaucracy of a charity to address the big, strategic issues, a new report by nfpSynergy founder Joe Saxton suggests.   

Dorothy Dalton, Editor governance

Dorothy Dalton suggests that it is time for the Charity Commission's board to be less hands-on and to ensure its online guidance gives top-notch advice.

Senior policy adviser, Charity Commision

Neal Green advises against allowing one person to dominate the organisation.

Kate Sayer, Non-executive director, Develpment Initiatives Poverty Research

Kate Sayer explains what auditors will look for before signing off a charity's accounts.

Displaying 1 to 8 (of 4558) | next | last »


Search the Directory


The Civil Society Directory is a comprehensive and effective resource for finding organisations and people in the sector.