Footy Biz

SD in Football probe/ Launch of paper on Fan ownership

Mon Nov 25 2013

Supporters Direct today announced they are to attend a Mutuals Hearing that will also scrutinise the FA, Football League & Premier League Their statement went as follows: Supporters Direct to put the case for ‘more mutualism not less’ alongside governing bodies Supporters Direct (SD) will today give evidence to the All Party Parliamentary Group for…

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Is Financial Fair Play descending into farce

Mon Nov 18 2013

The Mail is reporting an expected £80m loss for 2012-13 with any  loss this season that breaches FFP fined and donated to charity rather than divided between other clubs The article states Rangers would pay if promoted while in breach at £1 per £1 of  their losses over the FFP limit. The paper expects QPR…

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CAFC Club Finance: Autumn 2013 – Part 1 (includes 2013-14 losses forecast)

Fri Oct 11 2013

CAS Trust’s Role In order to assist in preserving the long term future of the club, CAS Trust aim to develop and maintain as full an understanding and knowledge of the financial state of the Football Club as possible. We therefore welcome any access to financial information that we can analyse and publish to assist…

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#VALLEYPRIDE – ACV4V gets national coverage

Sat Aug 24 2013

Tuesday saw CAS Trust’s campaign for Valley ACV ratchet up a level as the news reached BBC’s website Business section CAS Trust Chairman Barnie Razzell quoted in the article added the following this morning: “It is so important that everyone one in our community: fans, business, local people, support this application. The bigger the number of…

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ACV 100% record continues

Thu Aug 1 2013

This morning Charlton Athletic Supporters Trust welcomes the news that Old Trafford has been designated an Asset of Community Value (ACV). This is in line with movement which is taking place across England to recognise our football stadia as the assets to their local community that they are. Local authorities across the country are acknowledging…

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Governance & Government: Time for legislation in Football?

Tue Jul 30 2013

Back in TNT2 we published an article which referenced a Supporters Direct lobby of Parliament to be held on the 5th of that month TNT The lobby attended by several of our number, called for the implementation of two main action points which were highlighted by the Culture Media and Sport Select Committee’s review of…

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