Charity watch

Welcome to our first online edition of charity watch.

Throughout 2015 and the first quarter of 2016, the sector continues to undergo challenges in relation to fundraising, governance and potential legislative changes. With this in mind, charity watch focuses on a charity’s reserves, the impact of FRS 102 on defined benefit schemes and the effect that both of these can have on a charity’s financial position.

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Pension scheme changes

12 April 2016

Willie Duncan, a restructuring partner at RSM discusses the likely impact on some charities following the recent changes in accounting standards.

Reserves - getting the balance right

12 April 2016

2015 proved to be a tough year for the sector as a number of high profiles charities folded due to not following their own reserves policy, we look at getting the balance right.