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Law Firms Can Use Data to Navigate the Coronavirus Pandemic

24-06-2020 Risk Analysis

Law Firms Can Use Data to Navigate the Coronavirus Pandemic

Large law firms are reducing payments to partners in a clear sign the sector is struggling with the uncertainty of the coronavirus pandemic. While the most prominent law firms have the cash reserves to mitigate the damage – at least for a while – many small and medium-sized firms are in a precarious position. We take a look at the risks to law firms and how data can help manage those risks.
Business Asset Values Will Probably Collapse, and This Is Why It Matters

18-06-2020 Risk Analysis

Business Asset Values Will Probably Collapse, and This Is Why It Matters

As an increasing number of firms indicate high levels of financial distress, business asset prices are being undermined and look set to collapse. The economy is grinding to a halt, leading to an oversupply of assets with no willing buyers.
Financial Distress Hits London Businesses

14-05-2020 Risk Analysis

Financial Distress Hits London Businesses

130,262 London businesses are now in significant financial distress, compared to 123,163 during the same period in 2019 – that’s a 6% increase. The analysis of businesses from Q1 this year shows that the 12-month increase in the number of businesses at serious risk of failure in the capital was just above the national average growth of 5%.
Cash Is King

11-05-2020 Analysis

Cash Is King

For many businesses, cash flow is the number one problem right now. With a sudden (and in some cases, complete) drop in revenues from the lockdown, cash is tighter than ever. Not only are new sales coming to a halt, but existing bills aren’t always being paid.
How Data Will Help Your Clients During the Coronavirus Pandemic

30-04-2020 Analysis

How Data Will Help Your Clients During the Coronavirus Pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has been a strange and testing time for the accounting profession. Firms are facing their own business challenges while at the same time working closely with clients that are facing significant problems.
Why You Need a Strong Accountant During the Coronavirus Pandemic

23-04-2020 Analysis

Why You Need a Strong Accountant During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Accountants have always been undervalued in business, particularly in SMEs, where many directors see them as an expensive overhead. At a networking event in February, I was speaking to the director of a successful manufacturing business and he was complaining about the cost of his accountant.
House of Cards: The Fragile World of Clintons

08-04-2020 Risk Analysis

House of Cards: The Fragile World of Clintons

The precarious financial position of high street stalwart Clintons was bolstered somewhat last month after a pre-agreed deal with its existing US owners bought it out of administration, safeguarding 2,500 jobs. However, the card and gift retailer remains on shaky ground and is still a long way off from returning to profitability.
Coronavirus: Five Sectors That Will Struggle

27-03-2020 Risk Analysis

Coronavirus: Five Sectors That Will Struggle

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread across the globe and more and more countries go into lockdown, it’s clear that this is an economic shock like no other. High street shops, restaurants and pubs face a challenging few months, but the impact of the crisis may be more extensive than anyone could have predicted.

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