Read This: Beyond Reserves

A recent investigation by the Charity Commission into negative balance sheets found that 10 per cent of the charities they reviewed were experiencing real financial difficulties. Holding financial reserves has traditionally been seen as a way of managing this risk; but the evidence shows that this is not working for many charities. In 2012 Kate […]

Read This: Insider’s Guide to Finance in Higher Education

We’ll regularly post research, articles and papers of significant background interest to managers in Students’ Unions. This excellent Guide was commissioned to help anyone involved in higher education, (originally employers’ and trade union representatives), to understand the technical basis of the annual accounts of higher education institutions (HEIs) and the techniques they use to manage their finances. […]