Giant US-based enterprise resource planning vendor JD Edwards has reported a net loss of $152,000 for the first fiscal quarter ended 31 January 2000 – compared with a net profit of $4,268,000 at the same time last year. However, a spokesman for the company said it was happy with the ‘break-even’ result and explained the result looked worse due to the ‘freakish’ 1998 results, which were vastly inflated due to Y2K-fuelled sales. He added the result was ‘very positive compared to rival companies’.
The second largest improvement in ‘significant’ levels of financial distress since the EU Referendum was in professional services, found research from Begbies Traynor
Just one half of UK practices have implemented a pricing structure around auto enrolment implementation and advice - with many suffering increased costs
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Accountants should alter their perspective on auto-enrolment to maximise business opportunities, according to Eric Clapton.