Melanie Stern, editor of Financial Director magazine, talks with Robert Allison, managing director at Expense Reduction Analysts, about some key ways FDs can cut costs while encouraging growth amid a sustained recession – and beyond.
Ian Smith, chief financial officer of Clydesdale Bank, Britain’s biggest challenger bank, tells Financial Director what he learnt from the merger of Lloyds and HBOS and the challenge of taking Clydesdale public
Ex-Topshop FD Andrew Hind has been convicted of conspiring to insider deal between 2006 and 2010 and faces a seven-year prison sentence
Number of UK public companies issuing profit warnings in the 12 months to the end of March – the highest level since 2008
Home secretary announces new clampdown on money laundering, illicit financing and terrorist financing