24 July 2019
The RSM Brexit Stress Index moved higher last week, as the currency, equity and bond markets reacted to the political posturing around a hard exit from the EU and the impact of what looks to be a slowdown in global growth.
Maintaining compliance with changing regulatory frameworks is crucial for any business to continue to operate and trade across the EU and non-EU countries as they do now. Is your business is up-to-date and able to maintain compliance with changing regulatory frameworks?
Forecasting the impact of decisions and price shock uncertainty will be crucial in maintaining business continuity. Equally important will be the ability to access finance to fund suitable working capital requirements. Have you planned for how Brexit uncertainties might impact your cash-flow and access to finance?
Avoiding disruption to core operations and maintaining business continuity will require businesses to carefully plan and potentially restructure the business or acquire additional entities in different jurisdictions. What’s your plan to manage core operations and maintain business continuity throughout the Brexit uncertainty?
17 July 2019
The RSM Brexit Stress Index moved higher again last week, as the market processed conflicting central banking trends: global equities pushed higher on an expected US rate cut by the Federal Reserve and a quick turnaround in the UK bond market as the slim probability of a base rate cut by the Bank of England grew even smaller.
25 June 2019
Nearly a third of UK mid-market businesses with international aspirations see the European Union as a key market for future growth, according to a recent survey by leading audit, tax and consulting firm RSM.