FRAUD - 31.10.2023
Look out for VAT fraud
A 2023 case highlights the importance of businesses taking active steps to prevent VAT fraud in their supply chains. What can you do to avoid a problem?
FINANCIAL REPORTING - 31.10.2023
Changes ahead for lease accounting
If you prepare your accounts under FRS 102, then you may soon need to account for the company’s operating leases differently. What’s changing and what should you be doing now to prepare for it?
SPREADSHEETS - 31.10.2023
The discounted cash flow model in Excel
The discounted cash flow (DCF) model is a fundamental financial tool used to determine the true value of a company or investment. What is the DCF model and how can you use Excel to calculate it?
SPREADSHEETS - 03.10.2023
Using advanced filters in Excel
Excel’s regular AutoFilter tool provides a variety of options for different data types such as text, numbers and dates but it only works on a column-by-column basis. Is there a way to apply filters to multiple columns at the same time?
GRANTS - 03.10.2023
New grant for AI solutions to improve productivity
Innovate UK, part of UK Research and Innovation, is to invest up to £32 million in innovation projects to support the development and adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning solutions in the priority sectors of transport, construction, agriculture and creative industries....
CREDIT CONTROL - 03.10.2023
Reducing the risk of customer default
Company insolvencies in August 2023 increased by 33% compared to the prior month. What can you do to help avoid a large bad debt?