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Read our latest Practice News as well as sector specific and accountancy updates from across the UK.

Prize Draw Winners

We have already had a busy spring and summer attending various trade fairs and shows. Thank you to everyone who visited us and to those who took part in our Prize Draws. We are delighted to announce the following winners: Mark Pentecost of Reston won a bottle of wine at the Berwick & Borders Business […]

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Congratulations

Congratulations to Nicola McClymont who has recently completed her AAT qualification. Nicola, who joined Greaves West & Ayre in 2011 is a Trainee Accounts Technician in our Commercial Accounts department. Congratulations also go to Laura Reavley of our Farm Accounts department for a different kind of achievement. Baby Freya was born on 20th May, a […]

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IT Ticketing Scheme

At Greaves West & Ayre we are constantly trying to refine our services so our clients know they are being dealt with effectively, efficiently and receive real value for money. As part of this process our Computer Services division has recently implemented a new IT help desk system.  Now any of our IT and Sage […]

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Top of the Class

Three members of the Greaves West and Ayre team are celebrating recent exam successes. Carol Lindsay has passed the final exam for her Chartered Accountancy training (Scotland). Carol who joined GWA in August 2011 works in corporate services. Vicky Reid, a training student in our tax department, has also passed Chartered Accountancy exams and is […]

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GWA sign up to UK Government’s Business Finance Advice Scheme

The UK Government has been working with 3 main accountancy bodies (ICAS, ICAEW and ACCA) to provide a new service for businesses provided by qualified accountants. The scheme is part of the initiatives to try and stimulate the economy and to allow businesses access to experienced qualified accountants. The aim is to grow the economy […]

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Coronavirus/COVID-19: Latest Update 11 August 2020 – Summary of Finance and Business Measures

This article summarises the business support measures the UK and Scottish governments, along with other NGBs and organisations have introduced as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak. Last updated  11 August: Kick-starting Tourism  For each measure we have listed the date of the latest change. Simply click on any of the measures and you will […]


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Global Market Investment Update – 2020 Quarter 2

Following a severe sell-off in the first quarter of the year, the second quarter proved to be very strong for equity and credit markets alike.  The markets were bolstered by the huge stimulus provided by global central banks and were further buoyed by the reopening of economies. Additionally, risk hedges, such as sovereign debt and […]