Football Finance

Portsmouth FC badge

Portsmouth rescue deal to return 2p in the £1

Pompey administrators propose rescue deal which will see unsecured creditors receive 2p for every pound owed

11 Jun 2012


Rangers tax bill increases by £4m from interest and penalties

Interest and penalties see Rangers' tax bill rise £4m to £18.3m

08 Jun 2012

Football tactics drawn on a blackboard

HMRC loss against Football League could go to extra time

HMRC’s loss against the Football League could see the taxman take the issue to appeal, but where did it go wrong?

06 Jun 2012

Administrators run up £5.5m bill at Rangers

Administrators have charged £5.5m so far for work at Rangers, but that figure could increase to £6.2m if the club enters liquidation or CVA

30 May 2012

Colin: Whistle blown on HMRC's hopes

If court were a football match

29 May 2012

Rangers’ administrators welcome investigation

Duff & Phelps administrators welcome an investigation from regulatory body into their conduct at collapsed Scottish club and announce sale proposals imminent

29 May 2012

HMRC loses football creditor rule court battle

High Court rules against HMRC in its attempt to overturn football creditor rule

25 May 2012

Battle erupts between BBC and Rangers’ administrators

BBC alleges Rangers administrators are conflicted in their role, which they deny. Administrators are now considering legal action

24 May 2012

Portsmouth administrators line up Balram Chainrai for sale

PKF administrators reveal that former owner Balram Chainrai has been the only bidder to the collapsed club so far

21 May 2012

Baker Tilly to sit on Portsmouth FC creditors’ committee

PKF administrators reveal that Baker Tilly liquidators will make up creditors’ committee of collapsed club Portsmouth FC

27 Apr 2012

Begbies administrators agree CVA at Port Vale FC

Administrators receive 87% of creditor vote to rescue collapsed club

27 Apr 2012

Rangers FC administrators hit back at SFA

Duff & Phelps administrators will appeal Scottish Football Association decision to slap a fine and transfer embargo on Rangers FC

24 Apr 2012

Rangers FC administrators put sale on hold

Scottish Premier League rule changes on insolvent clubs halts disrupts sale process for Rangers administrators

12 Apr 2012

Rangers’ administrators arrange virtual creditor meeting

Duff & Phelps arrange correspondence only creditor meeting to discuss proposals to continue trading collapsed club

04 Apr 2012

Rangers administrators boosted after court ruling

Duff and Phelps could consider ditching Ticketus payout after judge says that arrangement is purely contractual

26 Mar 2012

Rangers administrators challenge Ticketus deal

Duff & Phelp insolvency practitioners launch legal challenge to rid club of Ticketus debt, but end up losing their administrator status

16 Mar 2012

Rangers’ administrators try to claw back funding

Duff & Phelps administrators hope to retrieve £3.6m from club's former purchaser's lawyers

09 Mar 2012

Administrators manage to obtain funds for Portsmouth

PKF administrtors manage to agree parachute payments with the Football League

08 Mar 2012

Rangers turned away from UEFA for not paying tax bill

Auditors won't be able to qualify accounts and club won't pay tax bill in time to qualify for European games

08 Mar 2012

UHY hit back at Portsmouth FC administrators PKF

UHY Hacker Young administrators hit back at PKF administrators on issues concerning Portsmouth FC funds

02 Mar 2012

Page 3 of 10


How software as a service can meet the strategic needs of a growing business

Organisations are now looking for a software service that is cost effective, flexible, streamlined and able to meet the needs of the business both today and in the future

This web seminar will explain how finance directors can monitor and understand the various financial costs of staff turnover

The Practitioner: Mastering a merger

The Practitioner calls for senior staff to step up to the plate: as clandestine merger meetings take place

Leader: KPMG's SME move part of a worrying change to small practice landscape

KPMG's foray into the SME market will likely succeed, but it must convince clients it will ‘care' in the same way a ‘local' practice would

The Practitioner: 'Tis the season to tidy up

The Practitioner lets loose with 'Deskgate', after losing the plot over yet another untidy area...


David vs Goliath? Small practitioners pick apart KPMG's SME move

Storm erupts after Big Four firm announces it will take on high-street accountants and the mid-tier accountancy firms that focus predominantly on SME market

Colin: Ben Affleck's costume drama

Colin wonders how much Ben Affleck's turn in The Accountant will differ from his previous roles

Taking Stock: Shooting begins on Affleck thriller The Accountant

Affleck is the star in Warner Brothers flick about and a mild-mannered accountant who becomes a high-class assassin by night

Colin: Captain Obvious joins the Lib Dems

Colin wonders what other bleeding obvious policies the Lib Dems will announce in the run-up to the election

No matching document

PI Insurance

Professional Indemnity insurance tailored to the needs of small- to medium-sized practices

Find Me An Accountant

Locate an accounting practice that meets your particular business needs

Charterhouse Accountants

Finance Officer

Charterhouse Accountants, Beaconsfield, Permanent, Full Time, £ Competitive




Get the latest financial news sent directly to your inbox

  • Best Practice
  • Business
  • Daily Newsletter
  • Essentials


Search for jobs
Click to search our database of all the latest accountancy roles

Create a profile
Click to set up your profile and let the best recruiters find you

Jobs by email
Sign up to receive regular updates with the latest roles suitable for you



Why budgeting fails: One management system is not enough

If budgeting is to have any value at all, it needs a radical overhaul. In today's dynamic marketplace, budgeting can no longer serve as a company's only management system; it must integrate with and support dedicated strategy management systems, process improvement systems, and the like. In this paper, Professor Peter Horvath and Dr Ralf Sauter present what's wrong with the current approach to budgeting and how to fix it.


iXBRL: Taking stock. Looking forward

In this white paper CCH provide checklists to help accountants and finance professionals both in practice and in business examine these issues and make plans. Also includes a case study of a large commercial organisation working through the first year of mandatory iXBRL filing.