Collaboration between the public and private sectors could greatly enhance the lives of those working in Northern Ireland. It is a time of uncertainty for Northern Ireland. It is not controversial to suggest that this isn’t particularly helpful in terms of growing our economy, creating jobs or providing the best possible public services for our… Read More Partner with potential
By Justine Riccomini The House of Lords hearings on how the UK labour markets could be affected by Brexit have raised some difficult questions. The main items which could negatively affect the success of the labour market post-Brexit are a mixture of local attitudes, over-prescriptive employment legislation, and the failure of UK and devolved Governments, local authorities… Read More How can the UK’s labour market compete post-Brexit?
By Mike McKeon Trade was a key issue in the referendum and it grabbed many headlines. The more reflective commentators ICAS has spoken to have proposed a number of alternatives within the multiplicity of “hard” and “soft” Brexit options.
By Mike McKeon We are indebted to Louisa Knox at our legal friends Shepperd and Wedderburn (S&W) for enlightening us on the legal issues around Brexit at a recent ICAS Brexit Advisory Meeting.
At least one in four large businesses in the UK are considering transferring some activities to elsewhere in the EU as a result of Brexit, according to a poll of finance professionals. The findings come from a survey of members of ICAS, the professional body for more than 21,000 world class business men and women,… Read More Large businesses planning to move activities out of the UK, Brexit survey reveals
By Fiona Reddan Stephen Haddrill, Chief Executive of the Financial Reporting Council, talks to Fiona Reddan about the challenge of Brexit, his commitment to high-quality regulation and the need to rethink the role of audit. Brexit is in the air. Legislative proposals to trigger Article 50 and commence the UK’s departure from the European Union… Read More Charting a course through choppy waters