Huthwaite Research Group, the management and sales training consultancy, has been bought out for #3m by four Huthwaite managers: Richard Graham, Stephen Thurlow, Tony Hughes and Tony Sharpe in partnership with Lloyds Development Capital. Huthwaite Research Group, which focuses on behaviour analysis-based training and produced the SPIN Selling Skills programme, will be renamed Huthwaite International.
Barclays has partnered with accounting software company Xero to provide businesses with access to transaction data through its direct feed.
Government's estimate of a £400m admin saving from Making Tax Digital is way off - and is instead a huge cost burden, warns Lamont Pridmore chief executive Graham Lamont
Xero unveiled its expanded global partner programme at Xerocon South, the accounting technology conference in Australasia
Accountancy software firm Sage has been hit by a data breach which may have compromised the personal details and bank account details of as many as 300 UK businesses