AdSlot1 weekly news focus: Business

This week’s bulletin includes news on the Insolvency Bill and the latest figures on companies and individuals in trouble.

Other business stories covered by this week include the call by the Stock Exchange for the abolition of stamp duty, which it claims is hitting its competitiveness.

There are also a number of articles focusing on the red tape battles facing business.

All these can be found by visiting and clicking on the News digest section. Scroll down the News digest and you can read all the stories that have appeared on over the last seven days.

Many accountants this week have been distracted by the less weighty issue of what to wear to the office as Arthur Andersen’s move to end compulsory suit-wearing for its staff has put the spotlight on office casual.

Last week’s Accountancy Age big question revealed that finance directors have split views on the matter.

For those in need of help, is running a special guide to office casual.

Other features include a look at an Arthur Andersen report on the dangers of being left behind when it comes to e-business.

Related reading