Corporate Finance & Tax

Issues related to corporate finance dominate today’s fast-moving and increasingly globalised business world. They include everything from the impact of changes in global and local economies on a company’s strategic decisions about where to base its headquarters or a regional office or launch a new operation, through the often contentious topic of corporate taxation, to the day-to-day detail of banking, foreign exchange and employee pensions. Read more

Corporate finance will be one of the main factors influencing a business’s location (or relocation) strategy and its decisions to deploy international assignees to an overseas destination, relocate individual employees, or carry out a group move. For this reason, HR global mobility managers and those providing professional relocation services, as well as global managers and corporate relocation experts, need a broad understanding of a range of corporate finance topics.

With that in mind, this section provides coverage of the full spectrum of corporate financial topics relevant to both large and small companies, through articles, news, tools and other resources.

Our Employee Finance  and UK Banking  sections contain a wealth of practical financial guidance for international assignees, relocating employees, and trailing spouses, partners and family members. They are essential reading for employers, too. Our Directory  gives details of relocation specialists and suppliers in the global mobility industry who can provide bespoke professional support in the areas of corporate and employee finance.

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Latest Corporate Finance News

Paris 'emerges as winner' in EU financial trading

Paris 'emerges as winner' in EU financial trading

Paris is emerging as the favoured financial trading hub for continental Europe as London-based banks and asset managers prepare for the likely consequences of Brexit, according to a report in the Financial Times.

Latest Tax News

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Agile employment solutions: powering global growth

As significant uncertainty abounds on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean and beyond, investment decisions and how best to service growth have become even more challenging. Yet for innovative companies operating in growing sectors, their agility is helping them to develop globally. Ruth Holmes spoke to Portas Global’s managing director, Carlos Ruiz to find out more.
Working within IR35 tax reform

Hays and Qdos launch tool for working within IR35 reform

Working within IR35 reforms since they came into for in April has been a question that has arisen for many contractors within the UK. Qdos Contractor and Hays launch a new tool to work with the reform.
HR directors concerned over potential extension of IR35 rules over the private sector

HR directors expect IR35 rules to extend to private sector

Majority of human resource directors are expecting IR35 rules to extend from the public sector to the private sector, which could impact on UK firms competiveness, a report by Green Park suggests.

Foreign Exchange

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Theresa May to ask MPs for snap general election

UK prime minister Theresa May will ask parliament tomorrow to approve a motion calling for a general election on 8 June, three years ahead of schedule.
Chinese Yuan

China’s ‘one-off’ devaluation is quickly followed by another

A day after China announced a "one-off depreciation" of the yuan's value against the dollar, the People's Bank of China stunned the world’s financial markets on Wednesday by devaluing their currency for a second consecutive day.

Economic Background

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UK economy picks up as trade gap narrows

The UK economy grew 0.6 per cent in the three months to July – its fastest quarterly pace in almost two years and up from 0.4 per cent in the three months to June, according to official figures recently published.
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Weekly Roundup: 16 August 2018

This week's Relocate roundup includes: the most 'liveable city' worldwide, Brexit-related corporate relocations from and within the UK, and good employment news for the city of Detroit, Michigan.
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Pound buoyed by services sector bounce

The UK’s service sector bounced back in May, leading to a sharp rise in the pound against the dollar and Euro. Commentators suggest GDP growth could recover in the second quarter as a result.

Financial

Paris 'emerges as winner' in EU financial trading

Paris 'emerges as winner' in EU financial trading

Paris is emerging as the favoured financial trading hub for continental Europe as London-based banks and asset managers prepare for the likely consequences of Brexit, according to a report in the Financial Times.
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