Moore Kingston Smith summarises the results of its global mobility survey August 2020

18.09.20 / Insight posted in Articles

We are delighted to share the highlights from our recent global mobility survey, which we ran in August 2020. The survey explores the experience of businesses and their response to global mobility since the Coronavirus crisis started. We summarise the key decisions that organisations need to make about the future of their international cross-border employment…


Moore Kingston Smith Financial Advisers: Autumn 2020 Bulletin

15.09.20 / Insight posted in Articles

In our Autumn 2020 bulletin, we look at some of the lessons learned during the past months and the savings boost from a period of curtailed spending opportunities. For some people, lower spending has been offset by more serious reductions in income, but for those able to work from home, or whose income has been…


Welcome to our summer 2020 edition of Indo-UK Patrika

20.08.20 / Insight posted in Articles

Welcome to our summer 2020 edition of Indo-UK Patrika, an informative newsletter keeping you up to date on recent changes and topics of interest on matters affecting those doing business in both the UK and India. In this edition, we provide an update on the latest Department for International Trade (DIT) Foreign Direct Investment figures…


Survive and thrive

18.08.20 / Insight posted in Brochures

If you are a business owner who has done all the immediate crisis management like furloughing staff and deferring tax payments, you might well be asking, “What do I do next to keep my business going?” Take heart, help is at hand. Our service is a quick, accessible and proven way to develop an action…


Webinar recording: Financial Management Information – Budgeting and Forecasting

17.08.20 / Insight posted in Articles

Our Fundraising & Management finance team’s latest webinar discussed how to prepare the right sort of management information and how to set and monitor achievable budgets to help guide your organisation through these challenging times. They took an in-depth look at what makes management information useful and the sort of information that it needs to…


UK createch sector shows resilience as investors continue to back creative and tech talent

06.08.20 / Insight posted in Articles

A review of Q2 2020 growth capital investment in the createch sector According to our research into UK private companies raising between £1 million and £20 million each of growth equity capital, 161 British businesses raised £779 million of growth capital in the second quarter of 2020. The Q2 figures for the overall growth capital…


Academies Plus – July 2020

30.07.20 / Insight posted in Articles

Welcome to our latest edition of Academies Plus (A+), Moore Kingston Smith’s newsletter specifically created for academies. In this issue: Academies Accounts Direction 2019 to 2020 Strategy in a crisis – changing the roadmap but keeping the destination Schools may be back for summer – but are they secure? Supporting your employees’ wellbeing Academies tax…


Deal volumes down but digital marketing continues to be popular

29.07.20 / Insight posted in Articles

Just 37 UK deals in the marketing and media sector were recorded in Q2 2020; 44% down on Q1. We are not at all surprised to see this reduction in activity, given that the UK was in lockdown for most of this period. The virus has had, and continues to have, a significant impact on…


Deal volumes decrease but investors have capital ready for ambitious businesses

21.07.20 / Insight posted in Articles

Growth Capital Update – a review of Q2 2020 According to our research into UK private companies raising between £1 million and £20 million of growth equity capital each, 161 British businesses raised £779 million of growth capital in the second quarter of 2020: an average deal size of £4.84 million. The Q2 figures illustrate…


Webinar recording: an unlikely partnership – fundraising and finance working together

20.07.20 / Insight posted in Articles, Brochures

Fundraisers and finance professionals can often find themselves divided by a common language. Fundraisers are charged with bringing in the money, which finance professionals love, but equally fundraisers know they must spend money to raise money, and finance directors can find this scary. In the Coronavirus world the interface between finance and fundraising departments will…