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    Election 2015: the business perspective

    This year's general election is the most open in 40 years. Conservatives and Labour are neck-and-neck in the polls, so with both parties most likely to have to forge potentially uncomfortable alliances to form a government, what does this mean for FDs?


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    Squeezing value from your data

    A recent report from IBM estimated that by 2020 there could be four times more digital data than all the grains of sand on earth. So what do FDs need to consider to derive best value from that data explosion?

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    Make or break: preparing for a successful exit

    Many finance directors, in particular those working in private equity (PE) backed businesses, will be involved in the sale of a business. Early planning goes a long way to facilitating a smooth exit, but what else can you do to help see a deal through?

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    Key tax dates and deadlines

    Download our guide to the key dates to be aware of this tax year – from tax and National Insurance contributions deadlines to legislative changes and reporting requirements.

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The role of the fd is ever evolving

The role of the FD is ever evolving and the need for easy-to-access, bite-size information has never been greater. We have, therefore, created FD Intelligence to round up the key issues.


David Maxwell
Partner, Grant Thornton

Important changes to 2014/15 filing requirements

30 Mar, 2015

Budget 2015: assessing the business impacts

26 Mar, 2015

General election 2015: the business perspective

11 Mar, 2015

Squeezing value from your data

11 Mar, 2015

FD Interviews
Following an initial £21 million acquisition, Tower Transit went from nothing to over 120 million passengers a year. CFO Paul Cox discusses the 20-month rollercoaster ride.

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Key tax dates and deadlines 2015-16

25 Mar, 2015

Make or break: preparing your business for a successful exit

10 Mar, 2015

Four things you need to know about the Union Customs Code

09 Mar, 2015

Countdown to the new tax year

09 Mar, 2015

Events Programme

Business post Budget webinar

- 25 March, 2015

2015 Election debate

- 14 April, 2015

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