Finance News:

Islamic charity Jalalabad Association faces finance inquiry
…An inquiry has been opened into an Islamic charity amid concerns over potential mismanagement and a failure to submit accounts, a regulator says. Jalalabad Association, whose objectives include advancing Islam in the Hereford and Worcester…


Norfolk finance director and gambling addict stole £1m from firm
…A finance director who stole more than £1m from his employer to fund a luxury… over a million pounds from the company you worked for as finance director," said…


Micro-finance provider Grameen Foundation Scotland folds
…A Scottish charity which provided micro-credit business loans in deprived communities has collapsed. A provisional liquidator was appointed to Grameen Foundation Scotland after its debts became "insurmountable". The Glasgow-based…


Patisserie Valerie says accounting scandal worse than thought
… irregularities". Finance director Chris Marsh was arrested after having been suspended… and interim finance director, and that other new directorships and management appointments…


Ex-MP showed 'disregard for rules' over law firm finances
…Former MP Tasmina Ahmed-Sheikh admitted making an error over finances


Scotland finance secretary Derek Mackay promises budget backing
…Scotland's finance secretary says he will work to win approval for his draft… be introduced after the next election." Scottish Conservatives finance spokesman Murdo…


Scottish government is stepping up no-deal planning
Finance Secretary Derek Mackay gives evidence to the finance committee…


Cambridgeshire Mayor dismisses chief finance officer
…A finance officer has been sacked after a row over escalating costs, according… with Karl Fenlon, chief finance officer for the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined… chief finance officer appointed since the combined authority was set up in 2017. His…


Poole's Hamworthy Park paddling pool repairs 'will go ahead'
… forthcoming, we have worked hard to finance its successful delivery. "I am delighted…


Huawei finance chief Meng Wanzhou arrested in Canada
…The daughter of the founder of Chinese telecoms giant Huawei has been arrested in Canada and faces extradition to the United States. Meng Wanzhou, Huawei's chief financial officer and deputy chair, was arrested in Vancouver on 1 December…