UK and EU hit Russian oil cargoes with insurance ban

Hanah Lopes

The UK and EU have agreed a co-ordinated ban on insuring ships carrying Russian oil, shutting Moscow out of the vital Lloyd’s of London insurance market and sharply curbing its ability to export crude, according to British and European officials. Lloyd’s has been the heart of the marine insurance industry […]

Accounting business conditions hit seven-year high

Hanah Lopes

Confidence among accounting firms is the highest it has been in seven years, CommBank’s latest Accounting Market Pulse report found. The report, which has been running since 2015, showed 80 per cent of firms surveyed had a positive view of current business conditions and more than 90 per cent were […]