Social Investment - what is it?
17 Jan 2017
Pauline Hinchion, Director of the Scottish Community Re: Investment Trust, talks about Social Investments and how charities may benefit from them.
Is social media in your charity’s DNA?
11 Nov 2016
OSCR's Communications Manager, Ian Grieve, highlights the importance of charities having a social media channel
14 Sep 2016
Louise Meikleham, OSCR's Engagement Manager for Policy & Research, talks about the latest results of our Scottish Charity Survey and how we can learn from the research to help us understand the sector and shape our approach to regulating charities.
Targeted Regulation - five months on
24 Aug 2016
Jude Turbyne, OSCR's Head of Engagement, gives an update on Targeted Regulation
Brexit: are you a meerkat or an ostrich?
10 Aug 2016
David Robb, CEO of OSCR, talks about the Brexit referendum and how this has generated very challenging times for those entrusted with running charities.
How to prepare for appointing a charity investment manager
13 Jul 2016
Julie Hutchison, Charities Specialist from Standard Life Wealth, talks about the kind of process a charity should follow when getting ready to appoint an investment manager.
Fundraising regulation, bringing in the changes
07 Jul 2016
Jude Turbyne, OSCR's Head of Engagement, talks about the new system of fundraising complaints in Scotland.
Remember the ombudsman
27 Jun 2016
Ian Woodman, from the Financial Ombudsman Service, talks about the help charities can receive from the Financial Ombudsman Service if there are problems with the bank that can't be resolved by the charity.
Measuring your risk maturity - specifically for charities
25 May 2016
Alyson Pepperill, Chair of The Charities Sector Interest group at the Institute of Risk Management, talks about a new risk maturity framework and accompanying guide.
All change for charity accounts 4 - Volunteers, Donations from Trustees and Trustee expenses
09 May 2016
Jenny Simpson, a partner at Wylie & Bisset LLP, talks about the new SORP in relation to volunteers, donations by trustees and trustee expenses.