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May 15 2017

TIGA concerns over UK Games funding

Categories: Technology

TIGA, the trade association that represents the video games industry, have recently carried out research that says that UK games businesses are struggling to get access to institutional equity finance. 89% of respondents who had tried to obtain equity funding from an investment fund had failed to do so. TIGA CEO Dr Richard Wilson said, more

Mar 1 2017

Elevator launch new Games Accelerator Project

Categories: Technology

A new programme for games companies in Scotland are being given the chance to fast-track their development and help them achieve greater success globally through a new scheme that will be delivered by a partnership between Scottish Enterprise and the entrepreneurial support group, Elevator. The programme will cover a variety of topics, events and help, more

Jan 25 2017

TIGA call for a British Games Institute

Categories: Technology

TIGA, the trade association that represents the video games industry, is calling on the Government to introduce a British Games Institute to support the video games sector. They envisage that the Institute would: manage TIGA’s proposal for a Games Investment Fund; increase productivity in the industry by working with leading universities to promote best practice; more

Jan 12 2017

Xero Gold Champion Status

Categories: EQ AccountingTechnology

Our EQ Accounting team have recently been awarded the status of Xero Gold Champion. Scott Kennedy, the Manager of our EQ Team in Forfar commented, “We are finding that business owners are having increasing demands placed on them, be that from the day-to-day business or regulatory pressures from the likes of HMRC. Using innovative systems, more

Nov 23 2016

Key tax announcements of 2016 Autumn Statement

Categories: TaxationTechnology

This Autumn Statement was effectively a number of firsts. It was Philip Hammond’s first Budget as Chancellor; the first Budget of the Theresa May Government; and the first fiscal statement since the vote for Brexit. It was also the first time since 2010 (when George Osborne became Chancellor) that investment spending was more important than more

Aug 9 2016

Kreston UK Technology Survey

Categories: Technology

In conjunction with our colleagues in the Kreston network across the UK, we’ve previously issued questionnaires to businesses involved in the Technology sector and produced reports summarising their concerns, experiences and hopes for the future. The last time we completed the annual survey was during 2013 and followed it up with a quarterly ‘Barometer’ during more