Consulting » Extraordinary Items – Gambling? What’s the ROCE?

The editor of this magazine staked a whole tenner on a few hands of blackjack. An hour later, he emerged with a clean £25 profit. Not a bad return on capital employed – especially when you annualise it. Next year, the casino is to be turned into a risk management workshop – so at least the FDs’ gambling stakes will be allowable for expenses. ?: