IN THE CHANCELLOR’S fifth budget the Office of Budget Responsibility has revised growth up by three times previous predictions.
George Osborne said that growth for 2014 would be 2.7%, in 2015 2.3%, 2.6% for 2016/17 and 2.5% for 2018.
The chancellor said this is a £16bn increase to the forecast from 4 months ago and the biggest revision of growth between budgets in the last 30 years.
Grant Thornton has appointed Andy Morgan as its new head of corporate finance advisory, replacing Ali Sharifi
For those still considering whether to enter British Accountancy Awards, a further two weeks to take part have been given – with 29 July the final date
Head of editorial Kevin Reed discusses this week's important accountancy news, including Brexit and audit market evolution
Colin has come up with a new invention to help take the 'slog' out of accounting as Brexit becomes a reality.