Technology sector benefits from improving growth capital environment

02.12.20 / Insight posted in

Growth Capital Update: Spotlight on the technology sector According to our research into UK private companies raising between £1 million and £20 million of growth equity capital each, 206 British businesses raised £982 million of growth capital in the third quarter of 2020. The Q3 figures for the overall growth capital market revealed a 28%…

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HMRC extends deadline for settling loan charge to 31 December 2020

01.12.20 / Insight posted in Articles

Situation HMRC has confirmed that the deadline to report and pay the loan charge or reach settlement has been extended to 31 December 2020. This is good news for anyone caught by the loan charge that didn’t have the opportunity or realise that they needed to bring their tax affairs up to date by 30…

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Webinar recording: What will fundraising look like in 2021?

01.12.20 / Insight posted in Articles, Brochures, Webinars

This year has not been quite like any other. But what has it taught us and how can we expect 2021 to pan out from a fundraising perspective? During the webinar our fundraising consultants reflected on their journey during 2020, and made predictions for the 2021 landscape and how fundraisers might both make the most…

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What have we learnt from lockdown 1.0?

01.12.20 / Insight posted in Articles

Since lockdown began in March 2020, our Fundraising & Management team has presented more than 20 interactive webinars on impact, finance, fundraising and impact-led strategy to help charities and non-profit organisations deal with the uncertainty and changes they’re facing. We have also presented these in partnership with a range of other organisations such as ACEVO,…

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Moore Kingston Smith India Group Partner Ian Matthews named a top 40 under 40 in #EUIndia40

30.11.20 / Insight posted in Articles

Ian Matthews, Partner in Moore Kingston Smith’s India group, has been named one of the #EUIndia40 Top 40 under 40 leaders of 2020. The Europe India Centre for Business and Industry acknowledges the contributions of young leaders who have been playing a key role in promoting EU/India and UK/India relations. Ian has extensive experience advising…

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Webinar recording: Movement of people – how Brexit will impact your international teams

27.11.20 / Insight posted in Articles, Brochures, Webinars

Brexit brings with it changes to the UK immigration system which international employers and employees need to be prepared for. Forward planning is essential to ensure that staff are eligible to continue to work and live in the UK and Europe. Social security arrangements, immigration and tax implications all require a review to ensure that…

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Moore Kingston Smith and David Reviews: update from ad world – 20 November 2020

26.11.20 / Insight posted in Articles

Moore Kingston Smith partner Graham Tyler speaks to Kai-Lu Hsiung, RSA Films’ Global Managing Director about the impact of Covid on production on an international level. Here, Kai discusses how the impact of Covid has played out this year, mapping out the comparative ‘highs’ and lulls in production activity, how production companies have undergone accelerated…

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Moore Kingston Smith advises Coast Digital on sale to Elixirr International

25.11.20 / Insight posted in Articles

Coast Digital, a full-service digital marketing agency, engaged our corporate finance team to provide transaction support on its sale to Elixirr International, a challenger management consultancy which provides companies with an alternative solution to the long-established management consultants. Coast Digital has helped brands including charities, education providers and fashion retailers develop and deploy their digital…

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Update on VAT guidance for charities on digital advertising

25.11.20 / Insight posted in Articles

Late 2018, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) started to express the view that the provision of digital advertising to charities did not qualify for the zero-rate relief which applies to most charity advertising. HMRC’s concern was that the selective nature of digital advertising was at odds with the requirement that adverts are made available to…

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Trading goods post-Brexit

25.11.20 / Insight posted in Articles

Whether your business is shipping goods from the UK to the EU or the reverse, Moore Kingston Smith’s team of experienced import/export experts can help you smoothly transition from single market to open market. With a wealth of practical knowledge of cross-border trade, we understand the key implications that Brexit will have on your business…

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