Author Archives: Ieuan Evans

How Toronto Wolfpack are acting as a conduit for Canadian businesses in the UK

As the world’s first transatlantic sports team, Toronto Wolfpack are blazing a trail for fellow Canadian businesses and enterprises to open their doors to a wealth of opportunities in the UK.  Since being promoted to the highest step on the … Continue reading

Doing things differently in a crowded industry – A chat with Jessica Hampson

In many of today’s competitive industries, being different and standing out from the crowd could be the difference between winning new clients and keeping them. Hear how the founder of Liverpool-based disruptive law firm CEL Solicitors, Jessica Hampson, has successfully … Continue reading

Are Leeds United “Marching on together” to become one of the biggest teams in world football?

The 23rd edition of the Deloitte Football Money League was published in January showing the largest 20 clubs in terms of revenue in World football, and the numbers keep getting bigger and bigger. Barcelona topped the tree for the first … Continue reading

Riding the ups and downs in business – A chat with Chris Cope

It’s no secret that launching your own business is challenging, full of ups, downs and certainly no guarantee of success. Chris Cope is the founder of P81, branding and product specialists with over 15 years’ experience in the leisure industry, … Continue reading

Out now: Sedulo Times Q1 2020

The Q1 ’20 edition of the Sedulo Times is now out.  Scroll and swipe below for your dose of industry news, stories and interviews from around the North…

Boda Skins boast best year-to-date

Launched in 2013 and founded in Manchester, Boda Skins is a global fashion brand recognised for their handmade leather jackets worn by celebrities including Justin Timberlake, Khloe Kardashian, Candice Swanepoel and Johnny Depp. From initially starting the business with a … Continue reading

Sedulo become members of the LMA 1919 club

We are delighted to confirm that we’re now an LMA 1919 Club Member! The LMA is the collective, representative voice of all managers from the Premier League, the Sky Bet Championship, Sky Bet Leagues 1 and 2 and the FA … Continue reading

Exclusive ‘Property Club’ offers unique investment opportunities

Sedulo Property Club sources high-quality commercial properties specifically targeting assets with high-end blue-chip tenants on long-term leases. The Club’s acquisitions will focus on recognisable brands such as Starbucks, Burger King, SIXT, PureGym, Costa Coffee, Papa Johns and Greggs. Properties range … Continue reading

Stockport County successfully sold to local fan and businessman

We are pleased to have advised the shareholders of Stockport County F.C. on their sale of the club to local businessman, Mark Stott. Represented by Corporate Finance Partner, Benn Longshaw and Head of Audit and Compliance, Dan Wilson, we have … Continue reading

New employee wellbeing app reaps the benefits from R&D claim

Chris Tomkinson, the founder of GoVida, has swapped the world of exercise and rehabilitation where he worked with athletes such as Dwight Yorke, Steve McManaman and Andy Flintoff for the world of tech start-ups. GoVida is an employee wellbeing app … Continue reading

Getting Primed and ready for growth

Brought together by the same vision, This is Prime was founded by former apprentice finalist Neil Clough and Nicole Plinston, who both wanted to make sales a career of choice for the younger generation. We’re a graduate recruitment and sales … Continue reading

What to expect from a Tory Brexit – A chat with Ex-Politician Frank McKenna

With the UK finally set to leave the European Union on 31st January after Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal was backed by MPs, what can we expect to see short and long-term? In his second appearance on the podcast, ex-politician and … Continue reading

Enter the dojo, Sedulo announce British Judo partnership

We’re excited to announce that we’ve partnered with the UK National Governing Body for the sport of Judo, British Judo.  We’ll be managing the accounts and auditing of British Judo’s group of companies, including the British Judo Association, British Judo … Continue reading

Ensure you’re ready for the online Self Assessment Tax Return deadline

Hundreds of thousands of tax returns are filed late each year, including many by those who don’t owe any tax — meaning they may risk a fine of at least £100. When is the tax due?  If you still need … Continue reading

A New Year, a new you? A chat with Paul Boys

Whether it’s joining a gym, cutting out the bad eating habits or setting a new health and wellbeing goal, the New Year is seen to be the perfect time to start fresh. But with a whopping 80% of New Year’s … Continue reading

Sedulo announced as shirt sponsor for Bradford Bulls

We’re delighted to be announced as Bradford Bulls’ main shirt sponsor ahead of their 2020 season!  We will adopt a central position on the Bulls’ home and away kits for the 2020 campaign in the Betfred Championship. Paul Cheetham-Karcz, Managing … Continue reading

Preparing for performance with Jamie Jones-Buchanan

Jamie Jones-Buchanan knows a thing or two about performance, both physically and mentally. With a career spanning 20 years playing solely for Leeds Rhinos, England and Great Britain, JJB won 6 Super League Grand Finals, 3 World Club Challenges, 3 … Continue reading

Christmas wishes granted for 254 children

254 underprivileged children across the UK are set to receive a sack full of presents on Christmas Day thanks to the Elves from our annual Christmas Toy Appeal. Over 3,000 gifts have been bought, wrapped and delivered with Sedulo teaming … Continue reading

Celebrating one year of Sedulo Mortgages

Since establishing our Mortgages desk 12 months ago, we’ve helped first-time buyers get on the ladder, professionals move up the ladder and self-employed workers secure their dream home. We’ve also been able to help those who have struggled to get … Continue reading

Our highlights from Xerocon London

At Sedulo, we love Xero – and we love Xerocon!  It’s been a gamechanger in accounting systems, helping businesses and firms alike transition from dry, dull spreadsheets to cloud-based management software.  Known widely as the “Glastonbury for accountants”, Xerocon lived … Continue reading

Opening up on mental health – A chat with People & Culture at Sedulo

Approximately 1 in 4 people in the UK will experience a mental health problem (such as anxiety, stress and depression) each year. Anxiety and depression have been estimated to cause one-fifth of days lost from work in Britain, with worries … Continue reading

Quite simply, life changing…

A business can rarely say they have changed someone’s life. It’s a bold statement to make, but one that really hits home when true. Mark Dunne is the Managing Director of WasteSure, a national waste management firm based in Bury … Continue reading

Out now: Sedulo Times Q4 ’19

The Q4 ’19 edition of the Sedulo Times is now out.  Scroll and swipe below for your dose of industry news, stories and interviews from around the North…    

Making it in the fashion industry – the rise of Missy Empire

As global fashion brands continue to spend millions on production and marketing, breaking into the industry has never been more difficult. Missy Empire has risen from the crowd to compete with bigger brands and cement themselves as forward-thinking industry leaders … Continue reading

Development for everyone with launch of Sedulo Academy

We’ve launched our official learning and development initiative, Sedulo Academy! The Academy is made up of several key areas that our team are entitled to access and can benefit from, providing a clear learning and development pathway for them to … Continue reading

Brexit VAT Guidance – The bits that will affect you if there’s no deal…

As we get closer to 31 October there is still a real possibility that we could leave the EU without an agreement. HMRC have released some guidance notes for VAT registered businesses to cover a no-deal scenario, which we have … Continue reading

Pressure, discipline & mindset – Inside the ring with John Murray

It’s well known that boxing is one of the most physically and mentally draining sports. From the gruelling training camps, shedding those final few pounds to stepping into the ring in front of 20,000 people. John Murray is a former … Continue reading

Trouble sleeping? Here’s how to fix your sleep…

Are you looking for some quick hacks and top tips to help improve your general health and wellbeing?  Certain things can be implemented immediately and if you do so, you’ll see an improvement not just in your health but also … Continue reading

Promising Manchester boxer becomes latest Sedulo Sport signing

Mancunian boxer Bradley Rea has become the latest sportsperson to sign for our sport-focused financial advisory arm.  Rea is an undefeated middleweight from Stretford and is promoted by VIP boxing, whose stable includes the likes of former WBO lightweight world … Continue reading

Regency Club hosts UK product launch for Toronto Wolfpack

National and local media descended upon the Regency Club as newly crowned Super League playoff champions Toronto Wolfpack were in town.  The world’s first transatlantic sports team, accompanied by their latest addition to the trophy cabinet announced the UK launch … Continue reading