CA daily briefing: Tuesday 20 October
Your essential briefing of the morning's top news stories.
Good morning, Andrew Harbison here to give you the latest news and updates.
The latest from ICAS
The Scottish Government has published its report in response to last year’s public consultation on the review of the Bankruptcy and Debt Advice (Scotland) Act 2014. Steven Wood takes a look at the key findings from the report.
Today's top stories from around the web
- Visa and Mastercard accused of charging 'excessive' fees (BBC News)
- UBS profit soars 99% on trading boom (City AM)
- Britain's economic recovery faltering, Bank of England to step up spending (Reuters)
- UK holds out for EU concessions to restart Brexit talks (Bloomberg)
- NatWest pledges to boost number of black staff in senior roles (The Guardian)
- Energy price cap extended until end of 2021 (Sky News)
- Remote working furthers the case for continuous accounting (Accountancy Age)
- Mysterious 'Robin Hood' hackers donating stolen money (BBC News)
- Zoom and Instagram brand values jump as tech firms get COVID-19 boost (City AM)
- Asda targets 2040 for net zero carbon emissions (Reuters)
That's all for today. Check back tomorrow for your Wednesday briefing.