Accounting | Future proofing academy school finances

The financial stability of academy trusts is under pressure as covid-19 pressures affect the sector, but stronger multi academy trusts demonstrate the strength of larger structures. Pam Tuckett, audit partner and head of education at Bishop Fleming explains

Accounting | Legal updates: March 2021

In this month's legal udates, Sophie Brookes, partner at law firm Gateley, assesses the meaning of fair value when company shareholders in Euro Accessories case dispute share values, serving notice on a change of address with Companies House results in court proceedings for Garuda over lease payment and plans to introduce new powers to intervene in transactions on national security grounds

Accounting | CVAs – retain or reform?

Increasing use of company voluntary arrangements (CVA) have come under fire as a vehicle to avoid debt burdens. Tania Clench, legal director at Cripps Pemberton Greenish, considers these criticisms, the impact of recent developments in insolvency law and potential future reforms