Spreadsheet magazine

Spreadsheet is the free bi-monthly magazine for CIPFA members and students.

Read the September 2017 issue

CIPFA Spreadsheet September 2017

Past issues

Past issues dating back to 2009 are available on the Spreadsheet Past Issues page.

Future issues

If you'd like to write or suggest a story for inclusion in future issues of Spreadsheet, we welcome contributions from our members and students.

Please send your articles, comments and suggestions to E: editorial@cipfa.org.

Contribution deadlines

Month Deadline
December 2017 3 November 2017
February 2018
5 January 2018

Please note:

  • opinions expressed in Spreadsheet are not those of CIPFA or of contributors' employing organisations, unless stated
  • Spreadsheet reserves the copyright in all published articles: they may not be reproduced in whole or in part without permission.

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