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Financial Ratios – A Tool for Meaningful Comparisons

Learn components and the power of a financial ratio that can be used for a meaningful analysis of a company.

Abhijit Biswas
04 Jul 2022
3 min read

What Is Scaled Scoring for CIMA OT Exams?

Learn about scaled scoring for OT exams, how the scaled score works, what it means for CIMA students and much more.

Katie Ni Choileain
04 Jul 2022
3 min read

Dow Theory: Understanding Primary & Secondary Trends

The Dow theory, named after Charles H. Dow, examines stock market fluctuations, the primary trend and the secondary t...

Sagar Pujari
04 Jul 2022
5 min read

Failed the ACCA? These 3 steps will get you back on track

Failed the ACCA? Read our simple three-step guide to get you back on track after a disappointing exam result.

Alan Lynch
04 Jul 2022
5 min read

Do Employers Care About Your ACCA Exam Results?

Many students ask us about passing their ACCA exams and its impact on their career prospects. So, do marks really mat...

Conor Motyer
04 Jul 2022
3 min read

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A Comprehensive Guide to AAT Exam Centres

Ready for your AAT qualification? This guide covers everything about AAT exam centers, including booking, requirement...

Philip Meagher
12 Jun 2024
5 min read

A Comprehensive Guide to AAT Jobs: Opportunities and Prospects at Every Level

Embarking on an accounting career is rewarding and challenging. This article explores AAT jobs at each certification ...

Philip Meagher
12 Jun 2024
4 min read

Take Control of Your Books: Top Accounting Software for Medium-sized Businesses

Discover the best accounting software for medium-sized businesses to streamline your finances and boost efficiency!

Johnny Meagher
05 Jun 2024
6 min read

Accounting Made Easy: Best Software Solutions for Small Businesses

Discover the best accounting software for small businesses! Simplify your finances with top cloud and desktop solutions.

Johnny Meagher
05 Jun 2024
8 min read

Streamline Your Business: Accounting Software with Stock Control Integration

Streamline your business with accounting software with stock control. Boost efficiency and accuracy today!

Johnny Meagher
05 Jun 2024
7 min read

Transform Your Accounting Game: Cloud-Based Software Unleashed

Transform your accounting game with cloud-based accounting software! Discover benefits, features, and selection tips.

Johnny Meagher
05 Jun 2024
8 min read

Stay in Control: How Accounting Software with Audit Trail Empowers Your Finances

Control your finances with accounting software with audit trail. Boost transparency and accountability effortlessly!

Johnny Meagher
04 Jun 2024
8 min read

Streamline Your Startups Finances: Best Accounting Software for Startups

Discover the best accounting software for startups to streamline your finances and boost efficiency.

Johnny Meagher
04 Jun 2024
7 min read

Navigating the CIMA Levels: A Simple Guide for Everyone

We'll talk about what each level covers, how hard they are, how long they take, and how they help you become a better...

Philip Meagher
24 May 2024
3 min read

Understanding ACCA CPD Requirements: A Simple Guide

This blog will explain the ACCA CPD requirements in a way that’s easy to understand, including why CPD is important...

Philip Meagher
24 May 2024
3 min read

Understanding AAT Levels: A Simple Guide

Are you thinking about a career in accounting? The Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) qualification might be...

Philip Meagher
24 May 2024
3 min read

CIMA in the UK: Everything You Need to Know

What is CIMA? CIMA stands for the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants. It’s the largest organization ...

Philip Meagher
24 May 2024
3 min read

Praecuro Vet Services ACCA SBL Preseen – June 2024

Explore the Praecuro Vet Services ACCA SBL March 2024 pre-seen, focusing on strategic, financial, and industry insights

Philip Meagher
22 May 2024
36 min read

Mastering the Numbers: Why MS Excel is an Accountant’s Best Friend

This article delves into the multifaceted importance of MS Excel for accountants, exploring the numerous ways it stre...

Philip Meagher
10 May 2024
3 min read

Boosting Your Earning Potential: A Look at AAT Qualified Accountant Salaries

Earning an AAT qualification opens doors to various opportunities within the finance sector. But a key question for m...

Philip Meagher
10 May 2024
4 min read

Flatthall CIMA MCS Preseen – May 2024

Since 1994, Flatthall has become a hallmark of excellence in the Purpose-Built Student Accommodation (PBSA) sector wi...

Philip Meagher
19 Apr 2024
19 min read

Saefwell CIMA SCS Preseen – May 2024

This CIMA Strategic Case Study SCS Preseen Examination revolves around Saefwell, a multinational corporation in the s...

Philip Meagher
19 Apr 2024
19 min read

Kanann CIMA OCS Preseen – May 2024

Kanann stands as a testament to traditional craftsmanship in the equestrian saddle market. But now it's facing the ne...

Philip Meagher
17 Apr 2024
17 min read

ACCA in UK – Everything You Should Know

The world of finance beckons with its promise of stability, challenge, and rewarding careers. If you’re looking...

Philip Meagher
17 Apr 2024
5 min read

Understanding Linear Discriminant Analysis in Finance

Master linear discriminant analysis for finance insights and overcome data challenges with ease.

Philip Meagher
22 Feb 2024
10 min read

Athletic Transcentral ACCA SBL Preseen – March 2024 ACCA

Explore the SBL March 2024 pre-seen on Athletic Transcentral in Kyleland's football world, focusing on strategic, fin...

Philip Meagher
21 Feb 2024
23 min read

Mutually Exclusive Events – Probability In Finance

Master 'mutually exclusive events' with ease—unlock the secrets of probability!

Philip Meagher
12 Feb 2024
9 min read

Risk Committee 101: Mastering the Art of Risk Mitigation

Master risk mitigation with a robust risk committee strategy—ensure resilience and compliance.

Philip Meagher
12 Feb 2024
9 min read

CIMA Cuppcar Pre-Seen MCS Analysis: A Detailed Analysis

In our CIMA Cuppcar Pre-Seen analysis, we do a thorough examination of the MCS case study.

Philip Meagher
24 Jan 2024
15 min read

ACCA Exam Dates for 2024

ACCA exam dates and deadlines for March and June sittings of 2024.

Conor Motyer
14 Dec 2023
2 min read

NCTech ACCA SBL Preseen – December 2023 ACCA

NCTech ACCA SBL Preseen has been released. In this article we analyse each aspect under all models.

Philip Meagher
22 Nov 2023
20 min read

Best Practices for GDPR Data Breach Notification

Master GDPR data breach notification with our guide, and protect your business from costly non-compliance.

Philip Meagher
02 Nov 2023
8 min read

GDPR Privacy Policy Compliance: A Step-by-Step Guide

Master GDPR privacy policy with our step-by-step guide to compliance. Navigate data protection like a professional!

Philip Meagher
02 Nov 2023
7 min read

GDPR Data Subject Rights – Secure Your Privacy

Empower your privacy with GDPR data subject rights. Learn to apply them effectively at work.

Philip Meagher
02 Nov 2023
9 min read

Understanding GDPR Requirements: Essential Compliance Unveiled

Master GDPR requirements and navigate compliance challenges confidently with our comprehensive guide.

Philip Meagher
02 Nov 2023
8 min read

Excel Macros Tutorial: Step-by-Step Guide for Finance Pros

This Excel macros tutorial gives a step-by-step guide, perfect for finance pros eager to streamline tasks and improve...

Philip Meagher
24 Oct 2023
10 min read

Running Macros in Excel for Finance Professionals: Automation Made Simple

Master running macros in Excel! A simple guide for finance professionals to automate tasks and enhance reporting.

Philip Meagher
24 Oct 2023
7 min read

Harnessing Excel VBA Macros: Boosting your Financial Productivity

Use Excel VBA Macros to master automation, data analysis, and reporting, boosting your financial productivity

Philip Meagher
24 Oct 2023
7 min read

Excel Macro Examples for Finance Professionals: Cracking the Code

Boost efficiency with Excel macro examples tailored for finance pros! Unleash the power of automation now.

Philip Meagher
24 Oct 2023
7 min read

How to Create Macros in Excel for Beginners – Unravel the Mystery

How to create macros in Excel, discover how you can boost your efficiency, and streamline finance tasks with ease.

Philip Meagher
24 Oct 2023
8 min read

Bookkeeping Courses in the UK: Your Path To A Career in Finance

Explore bookkeeping courses in the UK to start you career in finance. Embrace flexible learning and access a variety ...

Philip Meagher
04 Oct 2023
8 min read

Acing the AAT Exams: The Ultimate Guide to Successful Studying!

To gain recognition for their skills and qualifications, thousands of accounting technicians take the AAT exams every...

Philip Meagher
31 Jan 2023
4 min read

Unlocking the Secrets of AAT: What does AAT stand for?

The professional organisation known as AAT, which stands for Association of Accounting Technicians, offers training, ...

Johnny Meagher
18 Jan 2023
2 min read

Why Corporate Governance Matters for Your Career

Learn about the importance of corporate governance, how it affects the overall performance of a company, and how to g...

Philip Meagher
16 Jan 2023
10 min read

Corporate Governance 101: Understanding the Role of Shareholder Rights and Responsibilities

From voting for directors to approving corporate actions, learn how shareholders shape the direction of a company.

Philip Meagher
16 Jan 2023
11 min read

5 Financial Concepts Every Non-Financial Manager Should Know

A Detailed Overview of Essential Financial Concepts for Non-Financial Managers: Financial Statements, Budgeting and F...

Philip Meagher
09 Jan 2023
6 min read

Mastering Financial Statements: A Step-by-Step Guide

Learn how to read and understand income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements to make informed financi...

Philip Meagher
09 Jan 2023
6 min read

Managing Risk in Financial Decision-Making: Strategies for Non-Financial Managers

Maximizing Your Business's Financial Health: Strategies and Tips for Non-Financial Managers to Effectively Manage and...

Philip Meagher
09 Jan 2023
5 min read

What is marked to market?

Market to Market is one of the most critical aspects of financial markets these days. By definition, MTM is an accrua...

Owais Siddiqui
31 Oct 2022
1 min read

Ho Lee Model

The Ho-Lee model improves upon the drift to incorporate time-dependency which means that the drift in time 1 will be ...

Owais Siddiqui
31 Oct 2022
1 min read

Basic Indicator Approach

The basic indicator approach, is a set of operational risk monitoring techniques institutions under Basel II capital ...

Owais Siddiqui
31 Oct 2022
2 min read

Knightian Uncertainty

One of the critical aspects of Risk Management is to identify risk. Part of the risk identification process is to fil...

Owais Siddiqui
31 Oct 2022
2 min read

Value at Risk (VaR)

Given a particular likelihood of occurrence, the value at risk (VaR) determines an estimated loss amount at a given c...

Owais Siddiqui
31 Oct 2022
2 min read

Realised Returns

Using the initial investment value and its final value, we can calculate the bond's realised return.This calculation ...

Owais Siddiqui
29 Oct 2022
1 min read

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