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Whilst deficit figures soared earlier this year, our research shows that the majority of companies are in a good position to support their pension schemes. Our annual report looks at the sustainability of FTSE350 defined benefit pension schemes and highlights what we see as the two key themes for... view abstract
Company: Hymans Robertson | Published: 14 November 2016 | Business Area: Accountancy
The sustainability of Defined Benefit (DB) pension schemes has again come under the spotlight due to difficulties faced by several recent high profile schemes. As the cost of providing a DB pension has now risen to 50% of pay it is becoming increasingly unaffordable for corporate sponsors. In the... view abstract
Company: Hymans Robertson | Published: 28 October 2016 | Business Area: People Management
Did you know up to 10% of a company’s discretionary spend can go towards paying for employee expenses? Known as company travel and expenses (T&E), this includes all business travel, staff accommodation and client entertainment.
Company: Concur | Published: 19 October 2016 | Business Area: Accountancy
From our experience of advising companies on pensions, we have compiled a list of five challenges that repeatedly stand out in our discussions with finance professionals. Explore our five common pension ailments, review their symptoms and see our suggestions on possible treatments.
Company: Aon Hewitt | Published: 19 September 2016 | Business Area: People Management
The world is a constantly changing place. The accountancy sector has changed and developed in recent years more than most other professional sectors. Like it or not, we’re in the relationship business. What this means is that in order to manage change as accountants, we need to strengthen our relationship... view abstract
Company: BrightHR | Published: 31 August 2016 | Business Area: People Management
IFRS 9 aims to streamline and strengthen risk measurement and reporting of financial instruments in an efficient, forward-looking manner. this new accounting standard will have far-reaching impacts on accounting practices and performance results.
Company: Moody's Analytics | Published: 23 June 2016 | Business Area: Accountancy
How can the finance team drive greater efficiency, free up employees’ time and save valuable cash for the business? The answer lies in the cloud. Take a look at these 5 unique ways your business could see big benefits by moving its expenses into the cloud.
Company: Concur | Published: 21 June 2016 | Business Area: People Costs and Risks
Business owners and their employees have to pay for the costs of a mobile workforce. But without effective tools and products to manage these costs, they can mount. Some companies are turning away from manual expense processing, and reliance on traditional corporate credit cards to more innovative... view abstract
Company: NCP | Published: 26 May 2016 | Business Area: Financial Management
As workforces become increasingly diverse, business’s HR strategies will start to include a commitment to data-driven solutions. But although most companies think people analytics are important, very few feel ready to make use of them, because HR departments could become overwhelmed by the vast volume... view abstract
Company: BrightHR | Published: 22 March 2016 | Business Area: Accountancy
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