Charities publications

Richard Horne on cyber security and your business

Watch our video to hear Richard's point of view on the hot issues in cyber security and learn how successful organisations are protecting themselves.

The power of pricing: How to make an impact on the bottom line

PwC’s pricing survey was designed to gather views from a diverse range of global organisations on their approaches to pricing

Managing in the new normal

08/06/16

Our annual survey, produced in partnership with the Institute of Fundraising and the Charity Finance Group collates the views of over 400 senior fundraising and finance professionals.

UK Economic Outlook - March 2016

10/03/16

Highlights and key messages for business and public policy

New research with Nesta and the Open Data Institute

26/10/15

Our new research, commissioned by Nesta and the Open Data Institute provides impact measurement support to the Open Data Challenge Series programme.

In for a penny report on behalf of the FIA Foundation

26/10/15

How can micro-donations make an impact in corporate fundraising? Our new report for the FIA Foundation considers some of the issues

Operational efficiency – what do charities need to know?

11/08/15

Operational efficiency – what do charities need to know?

Managing in the new normal 2015

23/03/15

Our annual survey, produced in partnership with the Institute of Fundraising and the Charity Finance Group collates the views of nearly 500 senior fundraising and finance professionals.

Pension insight: assessing the covenant strength of a charitable employer

13/01/15

How can charities make sure that they are prepared for the challenges of funding pension schemes

Charity News November 2014

22/12/14

In this issue the charities team report on the outcome of this years Building Public Trust Awards and highlight some of the important current issues facing many charities such as transparency, fraud and social investment, as well as looking at some recent accounting and VAT changes.

Changes to overseas VAT groups: the impact for charities

14/12/14

Changes to overseas VAT groups – what’s the impact for charities?

Charities reporting: navigating the trust journey

14/12/14

As charities come under greater scrutiny from the public, media and funders, reporting and financial statements are an important way to maintain trust – what should charities consider in their reporting to keep that trust?

Management information: the benefits of getting it right

14/12/14

Management information: what are the benefits of getting it right in the charities sector?

A time for more change? Allowing charities to be fit for the future

14/12/14

Despite being under financial pressure, charities have successfully maintained and improved their work to meet their charitable objectives. However many have now reached tipping point and there are challenges ahead for organisations that don’t transform their way of working

Related parties: are you doing enough to identify conflicts of interest?

14/12/14

Related parties in charities: are you doing enough to identify and act on potential conflicts of interest?

Fraud prevention and detection: how ready are you?

14/12/14

Fraud costs charities over £140m annually and losses to fraud can threaten the achievement of charitable objectives. How can a charity detect and prevent fraud happening in the first place?

Future of retail: Cyber security

23/09/14

The retail landscape has evolved dramatically and cyber security is now more important than ever. Despite this, there is a disconnect between the perceived threat of cyber attack and the reality.

Cyber security and your business

14/07/14

Watch our video to hear the point of view of Richard Horne, Partner, Cyber Security at PwC on the hot issues in cyber security and learn how successful organisations are protecting themselves.

Charity News May 2014

03/06/14

This issue of Charity News includes various articles addressing hot topics in the sector, including the Cup Trust, Managing in the New Normal and operational effectiveness.

Managing in the ‘new normal’ 2014 – the latest instalment in the series of 'Managing in a Downturn' surveys

16/04/14

Our annual survey, produced in partnership with the Institute of Fundraising and the Charity Finance Group collates the views of nearly 500 senior fundraising and finance professionals.

The power of pricing: How to make an impact on the bottom line

13/11/13

Our pricing survey was designed to gather views from a diverse range of global organisations on their approaches to pricing.

Charity News May 2013

29/05/13

This issue of Charity News we have sought to bring together a diverse set of articles, which all have risk at their core, but which also illustrate some of the more important updates from an accounting and tax perspective.

Managing in the 'new normal' - The latest instalment in our managing in a downturn series

14/03/13

Our latest research in our managing in a downturn series, produced in partnership with the Institute of Fundraising and the Charity Finance Group (CFG), shows the current state of the charity sector through the eyes of nearly 500 senior fundraising and finance professionals. This issue focuses on how charities are adapting to the 'new normal' and the uncertainty that it brings.

Charity News May 2012: Thriving in the ‘New Normal’

02/08/12

This issue of Charity News focuses on what the 'New Normal' for charities is, The Social Investment Business and sustainable procurement.

Managing charities in the new normal: The latest instalment in our managing in a downturn series

22/04/12

PwC, Institute of Fundraising and Charity Finance Group research trends in the charity sector

Charity News January 2012

09/02/12

This issue of Charity News gives you a round up of some of the things that have emerged over the last year by way of a technical briefing.

Competitive landscape and a fragmenting market – what does this mean for charities?

Competitive landscape and a fragmenting market – what does this mean for charities?

Risk management, reserves management and investment policy

Risk management, reserves management and investment policy – what does this mean for charities?

Governance and management – what do charities need to consider?

Governance and management – what do charities need to consider?

Clarity of strategy – what do we mean by a good strategy for charities?

Clarity of strategy – what’s meant by a ‘good strategy’ for charities?

What does increased scrutiny mean for charities?

What does increased scrutiny mean for charities?