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UK chemicals: now and next response to COVID-19

UK chemicals: now and next response to COVID-19

April 16, 2020

Throughout the unfolding COVID-19 pandemic, the chemicals sector has been firmly in the spotlight.  Join specialists from EY’s UK&I Advanced Manufacturing & Mobility team for their views on how the market has been impacted and actionable insights for a successful future.

Speakers
Peter Matthews, UK&I Advanced Manufacturing & Mobility Leader
David Spence, UK&I Chemicals Leader
Lisa Ashe, Partner, Transaction Advisory Services

Visit EY's COVID-19 hub for insights and materials here.

UK Research and Innovation: Funding for ideas that address COVID-19

UK Research and Innovation: Funding for ideas that address COVID-19

April 14, 2020

UK Research and Innovation has launched a generous new fund for short-term projects addressing and mitigating the health, social, economic, cultural and environmental impacts of the COVID-19 outbreak. Specialists from EY's UK&I Innovation and Incentives team discuss what type of projects can be considered, what makes a compelling bid and their recommendation for businesses wishing to apply.

Speakers
Roxane Markarian, Partner
Maciej van der Steen, Senior Manager, Innovation Incentives

Additional resources
UK Research and Innovation’s coronavirus hub
EY’s guide to UK government support and practical next steps
Insight, materials and webcasts from EY

Preparing a short-term cash flow forecast

Preparing a short-term cash flow forecast

April 13, 2020

The COVID-19 crisis brings the importance of cash flow forecasting and management into sharp focus for businesses.  Lisa Ashe sets out how a short term cash flow forecast differs from a budget or business plan and offers practical preparation tips in this introduction to cash flow forecasting.

Speakers
Lisa Ashe, Partner, Transaction Advisory Services
Tom Addyman, Associate Partner and Head of Private Mid Market, Midlands

Visit EY's COVID-19 hub for insights and materials here.

UK industrials: Immediate considerations for manufacturers

UK industrials: Immediate considerations for manufacturers

April 9, 2020

Specialists from EY’s UK&I Advanced Manufacturing & Mobility team explore immediate considerations and learnings as the industrials sector responds to COVID-19.

Speakers:
Peter Matthews, UK&I Advanced Manufacturing & Mobility Leader
Mark Crawford, UK&I Industrials Leader
Lisa Ashe, Partner, Transaction Advisory Services

For further insights, read Mark Crawford's blog here or visit EY's COVID-19 hub here

Restarting UK aviation: A perspective from EY’s EMEIA Transaction Advisory Services Aviation Lead

Restarting UK aviation: A perspective from EY’s EMEIA Transaction Advisory Services Aviation Lead

April 9, 2020

The aviation landscape is changing dramatically - sector specialist Mike Parr shares his personal thoughts on the impact of COVID-19.

Speakers
Peter Matthews, UK&I Advanced Manufacturing & Mobility Leader
Mike Parr, EMEIA Transaction Advisory Services Aviation Lead

Visit EY's COVID-19 hub for insights and materials here.

Airlines and travel: Considerations for the near to mid-term

Airlines and travel: Considerations for the near to mid-term

April 9, 2020

Specialists from EY’s UK&I Advanced Manufacturing & Mobility team share their immediate thoughts on key issues facing the industry and practical actions firms can take to help manage challenges arising from the COVID-19 crisis.

Speakers
Peter Matthews, UK&I Advanced Manufacturing & Mobility Leader
Mark Main, UK&I Transport Leader
Meg Wilson, Partner, Transaction Advisory Services 

Read Mark Main’s blog here for further aviation insights or visit EY's COVID-19 hub here

Insolvency law changes: What company directors need to know

Insolvency law changes: What company directors need to know

April 1, 2020

Specialists from EY’s Restructuring team discuss the UK Government's proposal to change insolvency law in response to the COVID-19 crisis.

Speakers 
Simon Edel Partner and Insolvency Practitioner
Stephen Leinster Associate Partner, Quality Leader for EY’s UK and Ireland Restructuring team    

Visit EY's COVID-19 hub for insights and materials here.

Pensions in a time of COVID-19: Immediate considerations

Pensions in a time of COVID-19: Immediate considerations

March 26, 2020

Specialists from EY’s Pension Strategy and Advisory team share their immediate observations on the impact of COVID-19 for trustees and sponsors of defined benefit pension schemes.

Speakers
Karina Brookes, Partner
Jonathan Repp, Senior Manager
William Compton, Senior Manager

Additional resources
Managing pension scheme risks in times of uncertainty
EY's COVID-19 materials, insights and webcasts

COVID-19: A perspective from EY UK’s Indirect Tax Leader on the key questions businesses are asking this week

COVID-19: A perspective from EY UK’s Indirect Tax Leader on the key questions businesses are asking this week

March 25, 2020

Jamie Ratcliffe explores the key indirect tax questions being raised by UK businesses in responding to COVID-19 during the week commencing 23 March. 

Detailed podcasts on specialists areas will follow in the coming days. 

  • Explore EY's global tracker of tax policy and economic stimulus measures from government's around the world here
  • Listen to our webcast on financial viability and the UK Government's support packages here
  • Visit EY's COVID-19 hub for insights and materials here

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