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Articles tagged : 'Governance'

Archive 2016

Register of People with Significant Control – are you ready?

From 6 April 2016, all companies including charities and social enterprises structured as companies (with some exceptions for companies with shares traded on a regulated market) will need to keep a new statutory register alongside their company books - the register of people with significant control (“PSC register”).

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Ten things for trustees to think about after Kids Company

After a Commons committee criticised charity trustees for their handling of fundraising and Kids Company, Kate Sayer partner at Sayer Vincent, offers ten things for boards to think about. The Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee (PACAC) published its report on Kids Company on 1 February, with the stated aim of providing lessons for the sector.

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Trustee tips for small charities

The latest post-seminar briefing paper from New Philanthropy Capital is ‘Trusteeship in small charities: Practical tips and advice‘. This recaps the main themes discussed, and summarises the advice given, in a seminar exploring the role of trustees in small charities.

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