Isosceles’ CEO Mike O’Connell moderating Power Panel at FinTech Connect Live

Posted on: 21 November 2017

We are delighted that both Mike O’Connell, our CEO and Kay Mellor, our Director of HR Services have been invited to moderate a Power Panel within the FinTech Founder’s Forum at FinTech Connect Live 2017, the UK’s largest meeting place for the FinTech community. How to manage your cash flow for sustained growth Moderator, Mike O’Connell, CEO, Isosceles Finance. Effective strategies for managing your cash during your non-revenue generating and … Continue reading

IFRS 15 and ASC 606 Webinar – for professional services businesses

Posted on: 09 November 2017

IFRS 15 and ASC 606, which both come into effect soon, enshrine the principle that revenue should not be recognised until the obligations linked to it have been met. While relatively straightforward in many sectors, revenue recognition can be a particularly complex matter in professional services, due to factors such as work being done under an array of different contract models along with complex deliverables. Isosceles Finance are delighted to … Continue reading

Will Accounting AI transform the finance function?

Posted on: 02 November 2017

As we move into an age where artificial intelligence is less like something from a science fiction novel and more like a viable means to improve business, the time of calculations carried out laboriously using pen and paper is thankfully well and truly gone. Starting with the introduction of software applications like VisiCalc in 1978 and QuickBooks in 1998, the finance function has gradually moved away from manually calculated spreadsheets … Continue reading

They’ve arrived! Meet Isosceles’ 2017 Graduate Accountants

Posted on: 26 October 2017

We are delighted to welcome Sarah Charlesworth and Thomas Marrow to our Sheffield Office and Alex Jones and Adam Coast to our Egham office Sarah Charlesworth Sarah is a Maths with German graduate from the University of Manchester and joined Isosceles she says, “Because I wanted to continue to challenge myself by working towards my CIMA qualification alongside a varied role”. During her course she spent nine months working in … Continue reading

Isosceles client Ancoris Most Innovative Cloud Vendor of the Year

Posted on: 26 September 2017

We are delighted to announce that Isosceles client Ancoris won the ‘Most Innovative Cloud Vendor of the Year’ award at the recent Computing Cloud Excellence Awards 2017 held at the Hilton London Tower Bridge on 20th September. Ancoris had some very worthy competition (Dubber, Natterbox and UKCloud) for the top award of the evening which recognises the cloud vendor who best demonstrates genuine innovation in the eyes of the judges. The … Continue reading

Considering an exit? What type of buyer are you hoping to attract?

Posted on: 07 September 2017

There are four exit options (type of buyer) Selling a business is one of the most challenging situations that you as an entrepreneur will face.  There are many questions to answer, decisions to make and steps to take before you can finally sign on the dotted line. One of the big questions, sometimes answered too late in the sale process is what “type of buyer am I hoping to attract?” … Continue reading

Transform your technology business with growth funding

Posted on: 31 August 2017

There’s plenty of growth funding available, particularly for SaaS, FinTech, AI, IoT and Biotec companies, but is your business able to take advantage of this type of funding and if so, what do you need to do to secure it? What is growth funding? Growth funding (also known as growth capital) is a type of investment by either a Family Office (high net worth individuals) or Private Equity firm in return … Continue reading

How early exit preparation can help you achieve a premium valuation

Posted on: 01 August 2017

Exit opportunities don’t always come at the perfect moment In the perfect world, you as a business owner would choose the perfect moment for your exit; when your sales are looking upwards, your team is settled, your data room is full of clean, perfectly organised and prepared documentation; there is competitive tension and a premium valuation is within reach. Related Article: How to value your technology business For most, however, … Continue reading

Important Questions to ask Before Making an Acquisition

Posted on: 15 July 2017

You are considering buying a company but is it really the right move for your business?  Before embarking on an acquisition, there are a series of questions we ask our clients before they ‘deep dive’ into the process. Why buy this company and why buy it now? Is there a market/opportunity that makes this acquisition essential? Is this a compelling target? What is their uniqueness? Have you looked at other products/providers? … Continue reading

Outsourcing HR provides real value to growing technology companies

Posted on: 30 June 2017

Think you don’t need an HR Department? Isn’t it incredible how things can change, virtually overnight?  One minute you are patting yourself on the back.  The business is ticking over nicely.  The team is solid and working well together.  The ‘big one’ has finally closed, and you can now see the blood, sweat and tears spilt over the last 24 months have been worthwhile. For the first time since start-up … Continue reading