What it is really like working in finance for a start-up
We asked a bunch of founders, experts and finance professionals what working in start-ups is really like, and what problems they face in this new but growing sector. Read our full survey here.
Watch our first Fireside Live event, where we discussed the transition from Xero to Netsuite, bringing together experts to shed some light on what can be a painful process.
At Quantico we’re passionate about doing things differently. Here’s why we think that’s so desperately needed in the accounting sector.
In this fireside chat, we speak to Brad Warren, COO at Network Control Group, about life as a COO and what he's learnt transitioning from a Finance role.
We speak to Sophie Conaghan, former FD at LoveCrafts, about building a finance team from scratch and what she learnt along the way.
Rishi's 'mini-budget'; our summary of the Chancellor's announcement on July 8th
Here's what you need to know about applying for a job at Quantico
A case study of our partnership with Hometouch; building an efficient finance function.
A raft of measures designed to protect and grow the British economy have been announced in Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s first Budget, but how much of the £600bn investment will benefit start-ups and SMEs?
As businesses expand to work on a global scale, the requirement to make international payments cheaply and efficiently becomes increasingly important. However, despite advancements in FinTech international payments remain a costly hassle for many.
In the age of data, the role of the CFO in a scale-up has changed. To be a success, you need to develop expertise in three key areas.
We recently sat down with one of the most energetic members of our team, Iona, and delved into all the many unique parts of her life outside of work.
This November, Quantico made the trip to Xerocon, Xero’s conference for cloud accounting leaders. Here is a review of what we saw and the insights we gained.
We believe that the old fashioned dichotomies in accounting don’t work. It's not right to ask someone to choose between working either in practice or in industry, or to choose between a detailed oriented role as a Financial Controller or a strategic role as a CFO.
For centuries professional services firms have used the partnership model to incentivise their staff. We don't think that gives our generation what they need. Here's what's next.
There's a lot of innovation in banking products for micro-businesses and freelancers, but not much has filtered up to meet the needs of startups and scale-ups
The technology behind electric cars is getting better every year, and they are starting to look like a viable eco-friendly alternative to the traditional car. For business owners, does it make sense to buy an electric car privately, or through your limited company?
Cloud accounting software has had a transformative effect on our industry over the last five years. But the figures show it's still only scratching the surface. Let's find out what's next.
A good budget is one of the key points of contact between finance and the rest of the business. Done well it fosters control and empowers teams. Done poorly it leads to disorder and confusion. In my career as an FD and external advisor I’ve seen both extremes.