Posts Tagged ‘Moore Stephens’

An exciting new chapter – we’re merging

An exciting new chapter – we’re merging
Simon Gallagher We’re delighted to announce our merger with leading accountants and advisors BDO will go live from Monday 4 February. This is a substantial milestone where we are creating a truly market-leading accountancy and business advisory firm focused on entrepreneurially-spirited, fast-growing...
February 1st, 2019 | Accountancy, Mergers and Acquisitions | Read More

Moore Stephens says leaner and greener shipping will attract investment in 2019

Moore Stephens says leaner and greener shipping will attract investment in 2019
Richard Greiner Leading accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens says shipping will continue to attract investors in 2019 if it fulfils its ESG (environmental, social and governance) responsibilities.  In the latest issue of Bottom Line, the Moore Stephens shipping sector newsletter, Richard...
January 3rd, 2019 | Accountancy, Markets, News, Reports, Shipmanagement | Read More

Moore Stephens: Confidence dips but investment appetite undimmed

Moore Stephens: Confidence dips but investment appetite undimmed
Richard Greiner Shipping confidence dipped slightly in the three months to end-November 2018, according to our latest Confidence Survey. The average confidence level expressed by respondents was down to 6.0 out of a maximum possible score of 10.0, this compared to the figure of 6.3 recorded in August...
December 13th, 2018 | Markets, Special Surveys | Read More

HMRC on panel at MTD events

HMRC on panel at MTD events
Invite eminder: Making Tax Digital: HMRC to join panel for January events With the Making Tax Digital (MTD) April 2019 deadline fast approaching, now is the time to act! Our January MTD events will give you the chance to have your questions answered by a panel of industry experts, including representatives...
December 13th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Taxation | Read More

Ship operating costs expected to rise in 2018 and 2019

Ship operating costs expected to rise in 2018 and 2019
Richard Greiner International accountant and shipping consultant Moore Stephens says total vessel operating costs in the shipping industry are expected to rise by 2.7% in 2018 and by 3.1% in 2019, according to our latest survey. Responses to the firm’s latest annual Future Operating Costs Survey revealed...
October 25th, 2018 | Accountancy, Shipmanagement | Read More

Disclosure and presentation under IFRS 16: can you access the information you need?

Disclosure and presentation under IFRS 16: can you access the information you need?
Michael Simms When the new standard on leasing, IFRS 16 Leases, comes into effect for periods beginning on or after 1 January 2019, shipping companies preparing financial statements will need to consider the presentation requirements and plan for the additional disclosures. You can read the second in...
October 17th, 2018 | Accountancy, Shipmanagement | Read More

All cost types contribute to ship operating costs decline for sixth successive year

All cost types contribute to ship operating costs decline for sixth successive year
Richard Greiner International accountant and shipping consultant Moore Stephens says total annual operating costs in the shipping industry fell by 1.3% in 2017. This compares with the 1.1% average fall in costs recorded for 2016. For the third successive year, all categories of expenditure in 2017 were...
September 28th, 2018 | Accountancy, Shipmanagement | Read More

Take advantage of R&D funding

Take advantage of R&D funding
Laurence Kingdon Take advantage of R&D funding by Laurence Kingdon Given the mounting pressure on the shipping industry to reduce emissions brought on by the IMO’s GHG strategy and commitment to a 50% reduction in CO2 emissions by 2050, it is unsurprising that there is a growing desire to innovate...
September 19th, 2018 | Emissions, Energy, Environment, Finance, Technology | Read More

Moore Stephens identifies weak spots in shipping risk management

Moore Stephens identifies weak spots in shipping risk management
Michael Simms Confidence in the ability of sound risk management to contribute to commercial success in the shipping industry has fallen in the last 12 months, according to the latest annual Shipping Risk Survey from leading accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens. Respondents to the survey rated...
September 5th, 2018 | Reports, Special Surveys | Read More

Weak spots identified in shipping risk management

Weak spots identified in shipping risk management
Michael Simms Confidence in the ability of sound risk management to contribute to commercial success in the shipping industry has fallen in the last 12 months. Respondents to our fourth annual Shipping Risk Survey rated the extent to which enterprise and business risk management is contributing to the...
September 4th, 2018 | Markets, Special Surveys | Read More

Enablers of tax avoidance rules: the impact on shipping

Enablers of tax avoidance rules: the impact on shipping
Sue Bill New rules have recently been introduced in the UK to combat complex or artificial tax avoidance arrangements. These rules apply to ‘enablers’ of defeated ‘tax avoidance’ arrangements. Where the rules apply, penalties will be imposed on the enabler and they can also be ‘named and shamed’....
July 20th, 2018 | Accountancy, News, Shipmanagement, Taxation | Read More

Ten years after, shipping industry confidence holds firm

Ten years after, shipping industry confidence holds firm
Richard Greiner Shipping confidence held steady in the three months to end-May 2018 according to our latest Confidence Survey, which also marks the tenth anniversary. The average confidence level expressed by respondents was unchanged at the four-year high of 6.4 out of 10.0 recorded in February 2018....
June 28th, 2018 | Reports | Read More

Should equity investors worry about changes in interest rates?

Should equity investors worry about changes in interest rates?
Stephen Humphreys, partner Should equity investors worry about changes in interest rates? by Stephen Humphreys, partner, Moore Stephens Research suggests that, like fluctuations in share prices, changes in interest rates and bond prices are largely unpredictable. It follows that an investment strategy...
May 3rd, 2018 | Markets, Reports, Stock Markets | Read More

Four-year high in shipping confidence levels

Four-year high in shipping confidence levels
Richard Greiner Shipping Confidence Survey Shipping confidence reached a four-year high in the three months to end-February 2018. The average confidence level expressed by respondents was up from 6.2 out of 10.0 in November 2017 to 6.4 this time.  If you would like to discuss the survey results in...
March 28th, 2018 | Accountancy, Reports, Shipmanagement, Special Surveys | Read More

ECG end of year compliance

ECG end of year compliance
  Keeping up with all your employer compliance deadlines can be a challenge. With a relatively short time period to prepare and submit these returns, it can be costly if deadlines are not met or incorrect information is submitted. Penalties and interest will be due on late filing or late payment...
March 9th, 2018 | Accountancy, Regulatory | Read More

Intelligent investor: Lessons for the next crisis

Intelligent investor: Lessons for the next crisis
Stephen Humphreys With the last global financial crisis now 10 years ago, it’s important not to forget the lessons of those turbulent times and the importance of continuing to follow sound investment principles – even when stock markets are tumbling. Above all, having an investment approach you can...
January 31st, 2018 | Markets, Reports | Read More

Monaco showcase

Monaco showcase
Invitation Monaco showcase Moore Stephens and Savills are delighted to invite you to a drinks reception with an update on the Monaco property market. H.E. Mrs Genta, Ambassador of Monaco to the United Kingdom...
January 11th, 2018 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Moore Stephens says optimism likely to outweigh pessimism for shipping in 2018

Moore Stephens says optimism likely to outweigh pessimism for shipping in 2018
Richard Greiner International accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens expects optimism to triumph over pessimism in the shipping industry during the next twelve months. Writing in the latest issue of Bottom Line, the newsletter of the Moore Stephens shipping industry group, partner Richard Greiner...
January 4th, 2018 | Accountancy, Markets, News, Reports, Shipmanagement | Read More

Shipping confidence at highest level for three-and-a-half years

Shipping confidence at highest level for three-and-a-half years
Richard Greiner Shipping confidence held steady at its highest rating in the past three-and-a-half years in the three months to end-November 2017. If you would like to discuss the survey results in more detail, please do contact me. Shipping Confidence Survey report The...
December 19th, 2017 | Accountancy, Markets, Reports, Shipmanagement | Read More

Moore Stephens says UK Autumn Budget preserves stable tax regime for shipping

Moore Stephens says UK Autumn Budget preserves stable tax regime for shipping
Susan Bill The stability of tax rules is of vital importance to the UK shipping sector, and international accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens says it is therefore encouraging that the UK government continued to provide a stable regime in its Autumn Budget 2017.  The Budget includes some specific...
November 22nd, 2017 | Comment, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Shipping Centers | Read More

Moore Stephens Shipping Newsletter

Moore Stephens Shipping Newsletter
Viewers can find herebelow the latest issue of Bottom Line, the newsletter of the Moore Stephens shipping team, which includes articles on operating cost movements, shipping risk and confidence, and cyber security. We look forward receiving your comments: Bottom-Line-Autumn-2017  
November 15th, 2017 | Accountancy, Communication, Company Profiles, Shipmanagement | Read More

Moore Stephens says ship operating costs are set to increase for 2017 and 2018

Moore Stephens says ship operating costs are set to increase for 2017 and 2018
Richard Greiner Vessel operating costs are expected to rise in both 2017 and 2018, according to the latest survey by international account and shipping consultant Moore Stephens. Repairs & maintenance and spares are the cost categories which are likely to increase most significantly in each of the...
October 26th, 2017 | HR, News, Reports | Read More

Moore Stephens reports fifth successive year of decline in operating costs

Moore Stephens reports fifth successive year of decline in operating costs
Richard Greiner International accountant and shipping consultant Moore Stephens says total annual operating costs in the shipping industry fell by an average of 1.1% in 2016. This compares with the 2.4% average fall in costs recorded for 2015. For the second successive year, all categories of expenditure...
September 28th, 2017 | Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, News, Shipmanagement | Read More

Shipping confidence continues to edge upwards –

Shipping confidence continues to edge upwards –
Richard Greiner Shipping confidence reached its highest rating in the past three years in the three months to end-August 2017, according to the latest Shipping Confidence Survey from international accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens. The average confidence level expressed by respondents to...
September 25th, 2017 | Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Shipping confidence hits three-year high

Shipping confidence hits three-year high
Richard Greiner Shipping confidence reached its equal highest rating in the past three years in the three months to end-May 2017, according to the latest Shipping Confidence Survey from international accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens. The average confidence level expressed by respondents...
June 21st, 2017 | Markets, Reports, Special Surveys | Read More