CA daily briefing: Thursday 29 October
Your essential briefing of the morning's top news stories.
Good morning, Hilde Oesterkloeft here to give you today's latest news and updates.
The latest from ICAS
November's CA magazine examines why CAs shouldn't let political uncertainty affect their long-term goals, how we must learn the moral lessons of the pandemic and the leadership skills that will be needed post Covid-19. Read the magazine here today.
Today's top stories from around the web
- Covid: 1,700 employers planned redundancies in September (BBC News)
- BT profit drops a fifth but telecoms giant boosts guidance (City AM)
- UK September car production lowest in 25 years, industry says (Reuters)
- Coronavirus: 'Zombie company' warning as 557,000 firms endure significant distress (Sky News)
- US blocking selection of Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala to be next head of WTO (The Guardian)
- Samsung sees sales surge from rival Huawei's ban (BBC News)
- Businesses warned on drop in annual investment allowance (Accountancy Daily
- Lloyds profit beats forecasts on pandemic mortgage boom (City AM)
- UK rejects 'Britain First' trade policy, taking swipes at US and EU (Reuters)
- Advertisers expected to spend almost £725m less than last Christmas (The Guardian)
That's all for today. Check back tomorrow for your Friday briefing.