Armstrong Watson Webinars

Covid-19 Support Webinar Series

Each week we bring together financial experts and sector specialists to discuss current issues impacting British businesses and personal investments. To sign up for one of our upcoming webinars or to access our full series please click here.

A selection of our most recent recordings can also be found below.

PAYROLL & EMPLOYEE SERVICES

Live Webinar: Retaining and rewarding key people in your business through tax-efficient remuneration strategies

Watch our latest webinar on retaining and rewarding your key people to help your business grow. 

Winter Economy Plan: Understanding the Job Support Scheme, debt deferral and why now may be the time to cut costs

Following the Chancellor’s announcement on 24th September of the Winter Economy Plan, we take a deeper look at what the plan and changes mean for businesses and how they might work in practice.

Job Retention Scheme: Phase 2 Explained

Karen Thomson, Partner and Head of Payroll, has been working closely with HMRC to understand the new guidance and provides an overview and clarity of how the second phase of the scheme will operate, the flexibilities within it, eligibility criteria and the detail and required to calculate furlough claims.

LEGAL

What Law Firm Mergers Look Like in the New Normal

Legal Sector Partner Andy Poole and guests Andrew Roberts, Chairman of the Association of Law Firm Merger Advisors (ALFMA) and Mark Briegal, M&A Lawyer with Bennett Briegal discuss the future landscape for law firms looking to merge during and post-COVID.

INVESTMENTS

Managing your Personal Wealth, Financial & Investment Interests

CEO Paul Dickson hosted our monthly Wealth & Investment webinar with Richard Cole, CFA, Fund Manager at Future Money LTD to provide an update on the financial market and policy responses to the economic lockdown; the impact on your equities and assets; the actions individuals can take now to protect investments; and potential opportunities during this time of crisis and beyond.

RESTRUCTURING, RECOVERY AND INSOLVENCY

Business Owner Fatigue - What's next for your business?

As state support begins to fade, we discussed the many choices available to help you prepare and decide upon the next stage for you and your business; whether you are looking to refinance, restructure, diversify, or even sell or close down your business. Our CEO and Managing Partner Paul Dickson hosted this webinar and was joined by Restructuring, Recovery and Insolvency Partner Rob Adamson, RRI specialist Heather Bamforth, Corporate Finance Partner, Chris McCourt and Corporate Lawyer, Michael Walby, Partner at Burnetts Law Firm.

Worried about the viability and survival of your business post Covid-19?

Recovery, Restructuring & Insolvency Partner Rob Adamson, Heather Bamforth RRI Manager and Corporate Finance specialist Stephen Dinsmore were joined by special guest, Patrick Robertson, Senior Service Manager from the Leeds City Region Local Enterprise Partnership. Together they discussed what the “new normal” looks like for businesses and the steps involved in adapting their business for survival.

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