Home News Advisory

Advisory

Southampton: Smith & Williamson announces senior promotions

Smith & Williamson, the financial and professional services group, has announced two senior promotions within its Southampton office. Amy Harper, who joined Smith & Williamson’s...

Coronavirus: What will the future look like?

With the pandemic continuing to impact professional services firms, in this insight Andrew Edmonds, managing partner, Southampton office, Smith & Williamson, assesses potential long-term...

South: RSM says BoE ‘over-optimistic’

RSM has voiced concern over what it called the Bank of England’s (BoE) overly optimistic economic outlook at a time when businesses need to...

South: Employers urged to share details of homeworking allowance

Employers are being urged to share information with home-working staff on how they can claim a £26-a-month tax deduction to help with household costs. HMRC...

South: R3 welcomes insolvency law shake-up

Legislation lodged for the biggest shake-up of insolvency laws for 20 years – including measures to protect businesses during the COVID pandemic – has...

South: Risk of high street collapse as retailers battle landlords

Andrew Edmonds, managing partner of the South Coast office of Smith & Williamson, states: “Many of our landlord clients are seeing challenges in regard...

COVID-19: How market research can help start-ups and SMEs

The knock-on effect of the coronavirus crisis has been huge for owners of start-ups and smaller businesses. Alongside forcing temporary closure and staff lay-offs,...

Southampton: Nuffield Theatre goes into administration

Buyers are being sought for Nuffield Southampton Theatres (NST) after falling into financial difficulties because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The performing arts institution operated from...

Coronavirus: Risk of paying unlawful dividends

Partner David Few, in Blandy & Blandy’s corporate and commercial team, explains why business owners and shareholders should consider whether to declare a dividend...

South: James Cowper Kreston’s joint managing partners take the helm

Further to the announcement in February, Alex Peal and Sue Staunton have on May 1 taken up their roles as joint managing partners. “When we...