Charity Commission urges caution on commercial tie-ups
- Commission urges sector 'self-reliance'. Plummer, John // Third Sector;9/27/2011, Issue 677, p4
This article reports on the move of the British Charity Commission to begin negotiations with voluntary sector umbrella bodies about the possibility of them taking on some aspects of charity regulation.
- Charities fear costs of new funds regulated by the FSA. Ainsworth, David // Third Sector;1/12/2010, Issue 597, p7
The article reveals that charity investment experts believe that a proposal to replace charity-specific investment vehicles regulated by the British Charity Commission with a new type of fund under the Financial Services Authority would be problematic.
- Fund seeks change of objects. Ainsworth, David // Third Sector;11/8/2011, Issue 683, p4
The article reports on the negotiation of National Fund with the Great Britain Charity Commission, seeking to change its objects to become a grant-making trust.
- Catholic group appeals. Wiggins, Kaye // Third Sector;7/26/2011, Issue 670, p6
The article reports on the appeal made by Catholic Women's Ordination to the charity tribunal regarding the decision of the Charity Commission to disapprove its charitable status in Great Britain.
- Twelve late-filing charities are named. Rimmer, Abi // Third Sector;10/1/2013, Issue 770, p4
The article reports that Great Britain's Charity Commission is investigating several charities that have failed to file their annual reports for two or more years as of October 1, 2013.
- Regulator will accept Brethren application. James, Sam Bunle; Nadeem, Beena // Third Sector;1/14/2014, Issue 781, p4
The article reports on the plan of the Charity Commission to accept an application for charitable status from the Preston Down Trust, a Devon, England-based Plymouth Brethren congregation.
- Inquiry into Afghan Heroes. Hillier, Andy // Third Sector;1/14/2014, Issue 781, p6
The article reports on the Charity Commission's statutory inquiry into the British veterans charity Afghan Heroes amid concerns about its management and low levels of charitable expenditure.
- CharityGiving: Court to rule. Ricketss, Andy // Third Sector;1/14/2014, Issue 781, p8
The article reports on the move of the Charity Commission to ask the British High Court to decide how the first sums of money from the suspended online giving platform CharityGiving should be distributed to charities.
- Fate of Atlantic Bridge funds is queried…. Wiggins, Kate // Third Sector;10/25/2011, Issue 681, p4
The article reports on talks between the British Charity Commission and the trustees of the defunct charity The Atlantic Bridge concerning the allocation of its remaining funds in October 2011.