28 March 2017
Commenting on the House of Lords ‘Stronger charities for a stronger society’ report , Nick Sladden, head of charities at RSM said: ‘The report seeks to highlight key issues facing the charity sector and offer recommendations that will help trustees to navigate forthcoming challenges.
28 March 2017
Our independent schools Spring report Spring looks at the essentials of implementing risk management, achieving value for money, and governors' expectations.
14 February 2017
Audit, finance and risk committees have an important role to play. Charities must improve decision making and become more accountable for the way funds are raised to regain public trust. But with little central guidance, how can charities make sure their committees are fit for purpose and contribute to good governance?
26 October 2016
Charities place a significant trust in their employees. This does pose a level of risk and fraudsters will, and have targeted charities because of this trust.
25 October 2016
Charities typically handle large volumes of cash, from cash transactions in stores, to cash collections from fund raising or collections. Fraudulent activity, or theft, of this cash therefore has a significant impact on them, both from a financial and reputational standpoint.
14 September 2016
HMRC have now published guidance for charities so what should you be doing as a result?
05 September 2016
Are your trustees running out of time for the real work of the board? Charity Governance 2020 encourages boards to be less process driven, instead devoting their time to generating ideas and affirming the key strategic priorities for your organisation.
11 August 2016
Would your charity have stood up to the scrutiny of the Charity Commission in their 2016 monitoring review?