Lawson wins contract
Lawson Software, the financial software specialist, has won a contract worth £250,000 to supply financial software and services to Frontline Limited, the publisher that is jointly owned by BBC Worldwide, EMAP and Haymarket Publishing Services. Lawson will provide Frontline with its Lawson Insight financial process suite which includes a purchase order module and Web-enabled capability.
Tax email service Electronic tax publisher Thompson Tax has launched an email-based tax information service for accountants. The service, called E-Tax, follows Thompson’s FaxTax service, and emails tax information as it breaks to subscribers. Tax bulletins include summaries of government press releases, Inland Revenue publications and current tax stories. A year’s subscription to the E-Tax or FaxTax service costs £105.
New growth opportunities in Aberdeen, North East Scotland, are being invested in by Grant Thornton
If businesses do not take cyber security seriously in their business planning regulators may do it for them, the ICAEW has warned
The Financial Reporting Council has issued guidance regarding the annual reporting of 1,200 large and smaller listed companies. The letter highlighted the key issues and improvements that can be made in the 2016 reporting season
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