Charity Financials Insider

Mergers: should more charities consider them?
GOVERNANCE | 20 October 2017

More charities should be considering mergers or other forms of collaborative working, however, there are organisational, technical and legal barriers, that put them off.  

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Surplus and survival
TRENDS & DATA ANALYSIS | 29 September 2017

Charity Financials data show that a worryingly low percentage of charities post surplus funds, what does this mean for long term resilience? 

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Is the ‘Age of Giving’ over?
FUNDRAISING | 21 September 2017

Charitable giving across the globe seems to have fallen out of fashion according to the World Giving Index 2017, further fuelling the argument that giving has reached a plateau.

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GDPR – what do you need to know?
CHARITY MANAGEMENT | 08 September 2017

The GDPR or General Data Protection Regulation is due to come into force in 2018. By all accounts it will trigger a seismic change in the way charities, corporates and other governments handle individual’s data. This piece sets out the upcoming changes and explains how charities can act to prepare now. 

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The People’s Princess: Diana’s charitable legacy
FUNDRAISING | 04 September 2017

Princess Diana had a huge and lasting impact on charitable giving both during her lifetime and in the twenty years since her death. This article explores her charitable legacy.

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Giving standstill could change the shape of the charity sector
TRENDS & DATA ANALYSIS | 31 July 2017

But what if we have already hit the brick wall as far as charitable giving is concerned? 

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National Fundraising Convention: a review
FUNDRAISING | 31 July 2017

Past and future collide at the UK’s largest convention for fundraisers

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Charity Staffing and Pay - Where are we now?
TRENDS & DATA ANALYSIS | 30 June 2017

With the public sector pay freeze in the headlines, what has happened to wages in the charity sector since the crash?   

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Crowdfunding – the new, younger, model of giving?
FUNDRAISING | 28 June 2017

Is crowdfunding the new way younger people want to give and get involved with charity (and life)? You can crowdfund your latest gadgets, books and charity projects – does this give people a bigger stake in the way they want life to be?

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How can charities combat cyber-crime?
IT & TECHNOLOGY | 28 June 2017

Cyber-crime is a very real threat, raising awareness among staff is crucial.

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