As a world-class professional accountancy body, the ICAEW provides leadership and practical support to over 136,000 members in 160 countries, working with government, regulators and industry to maintain the highest standards. It is the largest accountancy body in Europe.
The Institute provides its members with knowledge and guidance based on the highest ethical and technical standards. It shapes opinion, understanding and delivery to ensure the highest standards in business and in the public interest.
The prestigious qualifications offered by the Institute are recognised around the world and allow members to call themselves chartered accountants and to use the designatory letters ACA or FCA.
The ICAEW was incorporated by Royal Charter in May 1880 following the coming together of six local societies of accountants in London, Liverpool, Manchester and Sheffield. The Institute received a Supplemental Charter in 1948. As a chartered body, the Institute operates primarily in the public interest.
The Institute's qualification is recognised around the world as a prestigious professional business qualification. Members of the Institute are entitled to the description chartered accountant and to the designatory letters ACA or FCA.
The Institute undertakes or facilitates a wide range of professional activities including education and training of students, continuing professional development for members, maintenance of professional and ethical standards, cutting-edge work on technical accounting issues, and provision of advice and services to members.
The Institute is the largest member of the Consultative Committee of Accountancy Bodies, a grouping of the UK's six professional accountancy bodies, and has a significant representational role with Government, the European Commission and influential world-wide bodies.
The ASBP provides training and support to its members to provide strategic business planning support to businesses.
Going to work "in a business" is no longer enough and a clear business strategy is required to move the business forward, let alone survive.
We are proud to inform you that we are members of PROBIZ, a group of over 250 independent accountancy firms who have access to leading tax planning solutions and business advisory solutions.
This means our accountancy firm can provide you with a significant range of added-value solutions ranging from general accountancy to wealth creation and wealth management opportunities. Notably, we have access to a range of tax planning solutions with leading QC opinions with intent to help clients reduce their tax liability. Similarly, we can offer options to help clients to access pension contributions earlier than a set age. Whilst we don't specifically offer such advice, we have been provided with relevant due diligence to suggest our clients should consider looking at such options.
More and more businesspersons are looking for a proactive accountant and we pride ourselves on being proactive. We are building our practice around our clients' wishes and that's for their accountant to seek opportunities for client welfare. Therefore, we want to be considered as an accountant who does more than crunch the numbers. As proud members of PROBIZ we are unlike your normal stereotype accountant and offer you a lot more than just compliance services.
PROBIZ are Official Partners to Premier League club West Bromwich Albion, Super League Clubs Wigan Warriors and Castleford Tigers, while also partnering with cricketing sides Sussex, Lancashire and Hampshire County Cricket Clubs.
Our team of experienced professionals are on hand to offer specialist advice across a wide range of business disciplines and we will be inviting you more frequently to events and meetings to discuss how the tax planning, pension planning, EIS investment and business solutions can best help you.
Franology offer a range of consultancy services for potential, new and established Franchisors.
Their consultants have extensive executive experience in running franchised organisations with skills that they are now sharing with clients in a refreshing way, offering value for the consultancy services offered and more importantly ongoing involvement in delivering results for clients.
We have teamed up with SME Eurofinance, a leading independent financial institution with a network throughout the UK. So if you need funding for assets or cash flow, please speak to your client manager to find out how we can help you gain affordable finance to suit your needs.
Below is a list of services that SME Euro Finance offer:
• Asset Finance
• Car Funding Solutions
• Cash Flow Finance
• Commercial Vehicles
• Credit Underwriting
• Education Finance
• Investment Opportunities Healthcare
• Manufacturing & Production
• Premises & Facilities Funding
• Professions Finance
• Public Sector Finance
• Sales Aid Finance Solutions
• Soho Media Finance Healthcare
• Sports & Leisure Healthcare
• Technology Finance
• Waste Recycling