23 September 2020
Spotting and recognising red flags at Board level is the primary role of a non-executive director. Knowing what to look out for needs to be at the forefront of every Board member’s mind. Read more here for the kinds of red flag that non-executive directors should keep in mind.
23 September 2020
Non-executive directors play a crucial role in challenging and holding the Board of an organisation to account. There is a specific role they should be playing and they need to be prepared. Boards also need to recognise what they should be getting from their non-executive directors. Read more here.
22 April 2020
The furlough scheme is designed as a relief for organisations, but it does bring some business risks. Make sure you stay on top of compliance and manage the potential risks to your business. Read more here.
12 March 2020
Cybercriminals appear to be taking the opportunity to manipulate and scam people during this time of coronavirus uncertainty. Businesses must remain vigilant and take the appropriate steps to defend their businesses and staff.
13 November 2019
Research by leading audit, tax and consulting firm RSM reveals that a quarter of middle market firms don’t have a formal process in place to handle whistleblowing. This compares to 33 per cent surveyed over two years ago, highlighting a rate of progress that RSM believes is too slow.
08 October 2019
An overwhelming 96 per cent of company Board members expect to see an increase in the number of criminal prosecutions of those senior executives and organisations implicated for poor risk management, yet only 21 per cent think corporate governance is critical to achieving success.
14 August 2019
Managing risk is a critical pillar of any multinational operation, and for international charities and NGOs, recent scandals have left the sector exposed to heightened scrutiny. With public trust at an all time low, it is critical for organisations to get this right.
20 April 2018
81 per cent of middle market firms consider themselves at risk of falling foul of anti-money laundering and anti-bribery legislation according to the latest YouGov survey, commissioned by leading audit, tax and consulting firm RSM.
08 April 2018
How much does your balance sheet really say about the value of your organisation? We set out the key areas you should think about. This is not an exhaustive list, but it will help you bring governance into focus and become a modern, well-led and accountable organisation.