CA daily briefing: Monday 1 February
Your essential briefing of the morning's top news stories.
Good morning, Andrew Harbison here to give you today's latest news and updates.
The latest from ICAS
Justine Riccomini explains why there is a real risk that payroll software may not be ready in time for the start of the new tax year in April 2021.
Today's top stories from around the web
- Accountants warned over fraud expectations (BBC News)
- TSB reports losses as pandemic prompts lending surge (City AM)
- Elon Musk says bitcoin 'on the verge' of being more widely accepted (Reuters)
- London bankers face Location limbo as ECB targets Brexit moves (Bloomberg)
- Negative interest rates would not help Covid economy, Bank of England told (The Guardian)
- NHS Test and Trace 'unaffected' by cyber attack at Serco, firm says (Sky News)
- Silver surges as Reddit army turns to commodities (BBC News)
- Asos buys Arcadia's Topshop and Miss Selfridge in £330m deal, leaving thousands jobless (City AM)
- France and Germany threaten AstraZeneca over vaccine shortage (The Guardian)
- Ryanair urges EU to step up 'slow pace' of vaccines as it posts €321m loss (Sky News)
That's all for today. Check back tomorrow for your Tuesday briefing.