Local goverment pension schemes are taking inconsistent approaches to the idea of employer covenant leading to large variations in employer contributions
Procurement consortium JV North has overhauled its frameworks to adapt to changes in the sector
Social Housing heads to the MIPIM property conference in Cannes and finds familiar faces from the sector
Transparency can be achieved by a few key metrics.
There are some disturbing echoes in some recent case - and we still see examples of weak governance without the board skills to properly hold the executive to account.
There is an alternative approach that would allow the government and housing providers to find a path that can be followed by both parties.
If we don’t act, the government will.
It’s critical that HAs get any gearing renegotiations right.
Termination might have unintended consequences.
Housing association accounts now include a number of distortions.
Each option carries its own set of risks.
There is more to be done on compliance.