The British Knowhow Fund has awarded Price Waterhouse a #1m contract to improve the quality of management in Hungary. A team of Hungarian and British consultants aims to develop a network of qualified Hungarian management trainers and management consultants. Price Waterhouse will organise training for 20 management trainers and 80 management consultants over the next three years. Its brief is to select management candidates from small and medium-sized organisations throughout Hungary and help them to become more prepared to deal with a more competitive market.
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