Tips on Trading Abroad

As some of you will be aware from our announcement last month, we have recently joined forces with UKTI to offer businesses valuable help and advice when looking to start trading abroad. UKTI work with UK-based businesses to ensure their success in international markets, and encourage the best overseas companies to look to the UK…

Christmas Party Dos & Don’ts Seminar

Employees abusing the communal photocopier, disgruntled workers peeing in the boss’s pot plants, the office secretary taking pity on the person who’s been sending her flirty emails about stationery all year round! We’ve all heard the stories about Christmas Parties gone wrong, but what about those who want their Christmas Parties to run smoothly, without…

Sibbalds & UKTI Working Together

Last week we had a roundtable meeting with representatives from UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) to discuss ways we could combine our skills and expertise to help businesses who want to expand or trade abroad, as well as overseas companies looking to invest in the UK. After a very pro-active discussion, we found plenty of…

Property Fraud

Property fraud is sadly on the rise, and as your property is probably the most valuable asset you own, it’s more important than ever to protect it from the increased risks. It appears that the change to electronic land registry, rather than Deeds, has potentially increased the opportunity for criminals to sell other people’s properties…

Cash ISA’s

As you can see from the questions below, a number of our clients are becoming concerned about the very low interest rates that are available within cash ISA’s. “I have several Fixed- Rate Cash ISAs maturing during the next few months, these are now offering much lower rates than I currently have?”  “I have just…