treasury and capital management conference 2014

16-10-2014

Treasury at the Turning Point: The Challenges Ahead

This year’s annual  conference was perfectly timed, as we looked ahead to the annual budget setting process. 

The signs are that the longest economic downturn in living memory has turned the corner and that the UK is on a path to sustained recovery.

However,  the short term forecast for local government finance is far from positive.  The 2015 General Election will soon be upon us and we face an elongated period of central government funding cuts at the same time as the markets are factoring in rise in the Bank Rate.  Testing times indeed and to help us with our horizon scanning and strategic options we were proud to present a first class selection of speakers  to guide us on the most important issues impacting upon  treasury managers,  capital financers  and S151 officers